Frequent question: What does bl mean in Thai drama?

But watching a subgenre of Thai romance dramas depicting erotic relationships between male characters, known as Boys Love (BL), helped the urban professional find acceptance. “My first ever Thai series was Coz You’re My Tee, which was a corny teenage drama but it somehow made me feel better,” said Pahlevi.

What is BL drama Thailand?

Thai Boys Love is a local appropriation of yaoi, the Japan-originating form of homoerotic fiction that revolves around the romantic narratives between a masculine boy (called “uke”) and a more feminine boy (called “seme”). Traditionally, yaoi is created, consumed and favored by women.

Moreover, the Korean entertainment industry doesn’t support LGBTQ+ as well as in China (but there is one drama that is really famous in Thailand right now, it’s called The Untamed). So this gave the Thai media the opportunity to fill in the demand of the viewers.

What is a BL couple?

BL stands for “Boys Love” and is generally an umbrella term for any anime, manga, or novel, etc. that depicts male homosexual couples as the canon couple. BL can include fluffy and innocent content, like Shounen-ai and the more explicit NSFW Yaoi as well.

The Most Popular Thai BL Series of all time

  • Sotus: The Series. Sotus is the most popular series because of its story and convincing acting of the main leads. …
  • Sotus S. …
  • 2Moons The Series. …
  • Dark Blue Kiss. …
  • Water Boyy. …
  • Love By Chance. …
  • Why R U? …
  • Until we Meet Again.
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Are there any BL Kdramas?

Hi, here’s the list of BL (Boys’ Love) dramas and movies. Unfortunately, there are not many BL Korean dramas (almost none), but feel free to mention any BL dramas or films you can think of so I can add them to the list!


2016 2015 2013
Life is Beautiful *side story Three Friends *side story Reply 1997 *side story

Who is the highest paid Thai BL actor?

Highest paid Thai BL series couples in the Thai entertainment…

  1. Bright Vachirawit and Win Metawin (2Gether The Series)
  2. Mew Suppasit and Gulf Kanawut (TharnType The Series)
  3. Yin Anan and Wanarat Ratsameerat (En of Love: Love Mechanics)
  4. Billkin Puttipong and PP Krit (I Told Sunset About You)

What is the first BL in Thailand?

Love Sick: The Series (Thai: รักวุ่น วัยรุ่นแสบ) is a Thai television series aired by Channel 9 since 2014. It is an adaptation of the original Thai Boys Love novel Love Sick: The Chaotic Lives of Blue Shorts Guys written by INDRYTIMES.

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