Time and tide wait for no one. As the Covid-19 pandemic is still causing recurrent losses, the Boy’s Love world has become a comfort zone to most distressed souls.
“No one can be prepared to say goodbye. Every goodbye breaks our hearts. That’s why we’re never good at it.”
Beloved Thai BL actors Jimmy Karn and Tommy Sittichok have returned to the screen in a unique collaborative project called Peach of Time between South Korea and Thailand.
When I was writing Jimmy’s profile last week, I felt that writing about Tommy was going to be harder than I thought (mostly because what is known about one is very much intertwined with the other).
Karn Kritsanaphan, popularly known by his nickname Jimmy, is a Thai actor and model. Although relatively new to acting in general and the Thai BL scene in particular, he has stolen the hearts of many as Saifah in Why R U the Series released in 2020, a role for which he is best-known within the fandom.
The Asian BL industry is going through a revolution, where new shows are being incessantly churned, launched and marketed as an inevitable brand.