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Five Stars' Charoen passes away

Famous movie producer Charoen Iamphungporn passed away early morning today on lung infection, at age 62.

His funeral service at Wat That Thong runs for 7 days, after bahting rite today. Some of his famous movies were all-time hits like Boonchu, Khun Suek, Fa Talai Jone, and Transitor Love Story.

Born in 1950, Charoen helped his brother (Kiat Iamphungporn) at Five Stars Production since his graduation from a vocational school. His last title was executive chairman of Five Stars, one of the oldest movie production houses.

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