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SHOW DC teams up with partners led by Fresh Air Festival to establish “Ultra Tiger Co., Ltd” and launch ‘Ong Bak Live Show’

a world-class martial arts reality show

  • The joint venture ‘Ultra Tiger Co., Ltd.’ invests Bht 300 million to produce ‘Ong Bak Live Show’, an entertainment phenomenon that will highlight the hugely popular Thai martial art that has gained a following worldwide.

  • Ong Bak is set to come alive on the 6th floor of SHOW DC’s 5,000 sqm, 1,200 capacity Sports Arena with 3 shows slated daily              

  • The joint venture is in collaboration with Thailand’s entertainment powerhouses: ‘Fresh Air Festival’, ‘Sahamongkolfilm’, ‘Scenario’ and ‘Doctor Head’ – with talented director ‘Prachaya Pinkaew’ heading the production crew.  
(From left) M.R. Rujayapha Abhakorn Chief Operating Officer of Fresh Air Festival Co., Ltd.; Khun Chayakorn Suthinsak, Production Director, Scenario Co., Ltd.; Khun Prachaya Pinkaew, the talented director; Khun Chayaditt Hutanuwatra, Chairman of SHOW DC Corp Ltd.; Khun Chomsajee Techaratanaprasert, Vice President of Sales, of Sahamongkolfilm International Co., Ltd.; Khun Vinij Lertratanachai, Chief Executive Officer of Fresh Air Festival Co., Ltd. and Khun Bordin BoonMee, Managing Director of Doctor Head Co., Ltd. attended the launch event of ‘Ong Bak Live Show’ at Moonstar Studio.

Bangkok (24 March 2016)SHOW DC, led by SHOW DC Corp Chairman Khun Chayadit Hutanuwatra, recently announced that it has formed a joint venture partnership with Fresh Air Festival CEO Khun Vinij Lertratanachai and visionary businessman Khun Tassapon Bijleveld, to establish ‘Ultra Tiger Co., Ltd’.  The new venture has invested Bht 300 million to create the ‘Ong Bak Live Show’ – that will feature selected fight sequences from the hit film “Ong Bak”.  

Aimed to attract local and international audiences and martial arts enthusiasts, the reality show is a collaboration between entertainment giants: Fresh Air Festival Co., Ltd.; Shamongkolfilm International Co., Ltd. which holds the copyright to the movie “Ong Bak”; Scenario Co., Ltd.; and Doctor Head Co., Ltd.  Talented and widely-acclaimed director ‘Prachaya Pinkaew’ will lead the production crew.  Scheduled to open on September 2016, ‘Ong Bak Live Show’ will have three shows daily on the 6th floor of SHOW DC’s 1,200-capacity, 5,000 sqm Sports Arena, Thailand’s first retail and entertainment mega-complex located in the Chaturathit-Rama IX prime area.  Tickets to the 75 minute show will cost Bht 1,500.
Khun Chayaditt Hutanuwatra, Chairman of SHOW DC Corp Ltd. and Khun Vinij Lertratanachai, Chief Executive Officer of Fresh Air Festival Co., Ltd.

Present at the press conference to share details of the new joint venture Ultra Tiger Co., Ltd. were partners Khun Chayaditt Hutanuwatra, Chairman of SHOW DC Corp Ltd.; Khun Vinij Lertratanachai, Chief Executive Officer of Fresh Air Festival Co. Ltd.; together with Khun Chomsajee Techaratanaprasert, Vice President of Sales, of Sahamongkolfilm International Co., Ltd.; Khun Chayakorn Suthinsak, Production Director, Scenario Co., Ltd.; and Khun Bordin BoonMee, Managing Director of Doctor Head Co., Ltd.  The main characters of the show were also announced at the press conference held at Moon Star Studio.  One of the key highlights at the event, which created much excitement, was a sample presentation of the Ong Bak Live Show.  Attending were members of the press and 350 Thai and International tour agents.      
Khun Chayaditt Hutanuwatra, Chairman of SHOW DC Corp Ltd., said, “SHOW DC is pleased to enter into a joint venture with ‘Fresh Air Festival’ (represented by Khun Vinij Lertratanachai) and Khun Tassapon Bijleveld to establish ‘Ultra Tiger Co., Ltd.’. Our goal is to provide the world of entertainment something fresh and phenomenal that will be enjoyed by local and international audiences.  Ultra Tiger’s piece de resistance will be ‘Ong Bak Live Show,’ the ultimate Thai-style martial arts entertainment, featuring scenes of the celebrated Ong Bak film with the same world class production, presentation and performance quality.”
Khun Vinij Lertratanachai, Chief Executive Officer of Fresh Air Festival Co., Ltd., said, “Ultra Tiger, is committed to providing a one-of-a-kind, phenomenal entertainment with ‘Ong Bak Live Show’ - a full-scale, fresh, real and thrilling live performance with a production budget of Bht 300 million.  We will work with only the best in the entertainment industry including Sahamonkolfilm, Scenario, Doctor Head and Fresh Air, as well as the master director ‘Prachaya Pinkaew’ who will be overseeing the overall quality of the live performance.  This is the first time Ong Bak will be performed live to allow audiences to experience the thrill of Thai boxing, mixed martial arts and other exciting special effects.  The 75 minute show represents a remarkable full-dimensional experience that is second to none where the audience will laugh and cry with the lead characters.”
Khun Chayaditt Hutanuwatra, Chairman of SHOW DC Corp Ltd. and Khun Praparwarn Waeladeevong, Vice Chairperson of SHOW DC Corp Ltd.
“Combining the thrilling characteristics of Muay Thai are a well-scripted storyline, quality production and professional performers, and we are certain that ‘Ong Bak Live Show’ will make waves and attract a wide audience from all over the world, since SHOW DC is set to become Bangkok’s next retail and entertainment destination among locals and foreigners,” said Khun Vinij
Under the concept of ‘Shop & Enjoy’, SHOW DC will provide visitors with retail shopping and entertainment all under one roof and is estimated to attract around 100,000 people, half of which will be locals and the rest foreign visitors, daily. Furthermore, those who enjoy visiting major cities around the world such as Las Vegas or Paris’ Montmartre to see quality shows will also be pleased with what we have to offer,” said Khun Chayaditt.
Sports Arena, located on the 6th floor of Show DC is fully equipped with light, sound and stage facilities as well as a spacious venue.  Over 1,200 parking spaces have been provided for cars and vans, as well as 100 spaces for tour buses.
Located on Chaturathit Road, SHOW DC is easily accessible by multiple road and rail transport systems close to the Makkasan station of the Airport Rail Link, the MRT’s Phetchaburi and Rama IX stations, as well as the Si Rat Expressway’s Rama IX.

Ong Bak Live Show will be shown three times a day starting September at the Sports Arena on the 6th floor of SHOW DC.  The duration of each show will be one hour and 15 minutes.  Tickets will cost Bht 1,500.  For more information, go to www.SHOWDC.co.th or call 02-203-1888