Myanmar Cinema Makes Ei Chaw Po a Star

Aug/03/2023 / by Team Seema
Image credits: Wikimedia Commons

The career of Ei Chaw Po has taken off in just over a decade. The Myanmar-born actor and singer began her career as a beauty queen and model. After studying drama and music at college, the actress has forged a career starting on TV and stretching onto the big screen. The success of her has not been limited to acting, with her singing career adding another string to her bow.

The Biography of Ei Chaw Po

She was born in Yangon, formerly Rangoon, Myanmar. The largest city in Yangon has been home to the actress and singer ever since. Born in 1991, the South Asian actress took her studies seriously to please her parents, Cho Maung and Thida San. The early life of Ei Chaw Po was spent in Yangon with her elder brother and younger sister. She completed her college education at the National University of Arts and Culture.

Ei Chaw Po the Pageant Queen

At Basic Education High School No. 2 Kamayut, the future Myanmar actress was named the Queen by her fellow students. The age of her during her first beauty pageants was 16. By 2008, she won four Continental titles as a beauty queen in Myanmar. After her victories, she focused on her academic career and acting.

Ei Chaw Po the Actress

The actor began her career as an actress on Myanmar TV. She entered a reality TV show and was chosen to follow a career as an actress. The choice proved a good one, with her appearing in two TV movies to launch her career. A move to the big screen beckoned for her with a 2014 move to the cinema. She has appeared in more than 200 TV films and she has taken on over 50 big screen roles.

Ei Chaw Po the Singer

Alongside her work as an actress, she has become a popular singer and model. She has been featured as a brand ambassador for VeVe and Myanmar Awzar Fertilizer. Her singing career took off when she appeared on several albums of group songs from movies. Her breakthrough musical performance came with “Gypsy Boy” in 2018. The song is a duet with her younger sister Ei Thiri Cho Maung.


Where is Ei Chaw Po now?

She is still working as an actress and appeared in 2022s “Dark Fall.”

Is she married?

She is single and guards her personal life.

When did she start her career?

She began her acting career in 2010. She had been a successful model and beauty pageant contestant since 2007.


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