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Travel to The Reign of King Rama V and Meet Mario Maurer, Kimmy Kimberley in “Thong Ek: The Herbal Master”

May 14, 2019   –   dimsum
Thong Ek: The Herbal Master Premieres on dimsum

Expected to be the next big hit after Love Destiny, dimsum brings a new period drama, Thong Ek: The Herbal Master, led by Thai hotshot Mario Maurer and Kimmy Kimberly.

Set during the reign of King Rama V, this romantic comedy garnered good reviews and trending hashtags online, drawing big interest in Thai herbs and traditional medicine among the audience.

The story revolves around a famed local doctor, Thong In who was exiled after the death of one of his patients. To reverse their fate, his grandson, Thong Ek ignores his objection to study ancient Thai medicine and become a doctor. Meanwhile, Chaba, a tough and fearless girl who does better with swords than house chores, meets Thong Ek’s grandfather and gets inspired to study traditional medicine as well. She learns from Thong Ek and although they don’t get along at first, they gradually fall in love.   

Mario Maurer is a Thai model and actor, of Chinese and German descent. Starting off a career as a model at age 16, he later became best known for his lead roles in the 2007 film, The Love of Siam, the 2010 sleeper hit, First Love, and Thailand’s highest grossing film of all time, Pee Mak.

Kimberley Anne Woltemas also known as Kimmy, is a Thai actress and model of German descent. She first debuted in 2010, in one of the famous tv series of all time, 4 Huajai Haeng Koon Kao playing Nam.

Special appearance of Nickhun in the drama!

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