The Cast

Jean-Paul Ly (as Inspector Ly)

Biography:

Cambodian actor and action designer/performer, Jean-Paul Ly is no stranger to the big screen. Born in France and currently based in London, his intensive acting background training at the re-known Identity Drama School of London (UK Double Award Winning Drama School) has led him to feature in various Hollywood blockbusters over the last years. Awarded "CLIVE DAILEY AWARD for BEST ACTOR" for a theater performance in 2014, he signed under the famous IAG London (acting agency).

He was lastly nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Awards 2016, for best Ensemble Performance on Marvel's Dr. Strange.
 

Filmography:
Dr. Strange (2016)
Now You See Me 2 (2016)
Lucy (2016)
Grimsby (2016)
Street Fighter Assasin's Fist (2015)

 

Dara Our (as Dara)

Biography:

Born in Cambodia, in Kompong Cham province, Dara developed an interest for the Cambodian traditional martial arts called Bokator at an early age, and started practicing by the age of 18. After 7 years as a Bokator fighter, he was approached to feature as a main actor in “Hanuman”. He was on board right away, seeing this as an unique opportunity to promote Bokator not only in Cambodia but internationally and be a part of the recent wave of development that has taken over the local film industry.
Dara has now been featured in many films and has become a coach, looking to inspire future martial arts enthusiasts.

Filmography:

Hanuman (2015)

My Father's Treasure (2015)

Before The Fall (2015)

The Forest Whispers (2016)

 

Tharoth Sam (as Tharoth)

Biography:

Tharoth challenged herself into proving that girls also can suceed in sports, and quickly became very popular after becoming the first female Bokator Fighter to make it into the MMA League and winning the ONE FC MMA Tournament in 2014.

As part of the National Bokator team, she is an ambassador for the ancient martial arts of Bokator from Cambodia, and stands as a role model for female empowerment. 

She recently achieved another dream of hers in performing arts by featuring as a key supporting role in Angelina Jolie’s latest production “First They Killed My Father”.
Jailbreak is her second feature film.

Filmography:
First They Killed My Father (2017)

 

Céline Tran (as The Madame)

Biography:

At the age of 21 this former student of Political Sciences and Literature became the face of Penthouse France and a few years later, the French adult actress the most recognized in the world. Formerly known as « Katsuni », today she pursues her route as an author (comics) and an actress. In 2014 she’s one of the main characters of the French TV series « The Visitor from the Future », she then reveals herself as an action actress in the short movie Bladed Minds, and performs brutal fight choreographies in videos Burst and Dust Machina. Jailbreak is her first action feature film.

Filmography:
Le Visiteur du Futur (2016)
Les Kaïras (2012)
L'amour a Contrechamps (2012)
Lascars (2009)

 

Savin Phillip (as Playboy)

Biography:

Savin Phillip most recently joined Angelina Jolie’s adaptation of “First They Killed My Father” as a supporting role. Phillip’s performance as the main vilain in “Hanuman”, as led him to once more endorse the role of the bad guy in “Jailbreak”.

Filmography:

Hanuman (2015)

Price Of Love (2016)

First They Killed My Father (2017)

 

Rous Mony (as Scar)

Biography:

Rous Mony is an award winning actor, recognised for his performances in multiple foreign productions  awarded in festivals around the world. He first featured in "Wish You Were Here", before taking the lead in Australian production "Ruin". After a role in "Hanuman" he went on to feature in Spirit of Asia Award Winning feature "The Last Reel", before being cast in Angelina Jolie's movie "First They Killed My Father".

Filmography:

Wish you Were Here (2012)

Ruin (2013)

The Last Reel (2014)

Hanuman (2015)

Mind Cage (2017)

First They Killed My Father (2017)

 

Siriwudd Sisowath
(Prison gang leader Bolo)

Biography:

Part of Cambodia's royal family, he is mostly known for incarnating the role of Angkorian King Jayavarman VII in multiple films. Also known for his role as a Grand Master in the local hit “Sbek Kong”. He brings life to his characters through his intense personality.

Filmography:

Sbek Gong (2014)

Jan Trea (2016)

The Forest Whispers (2016)

Supporting Roles

 

Lida Duch

Sonita Dy

Thavy Kol

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