Nay Toe

Nay Toe (Burmese: နေတိုး [nè tó]; born Nay Lin Aung on 9 September 1981) is a Myanmar Academy Award-winning film actor and a comedian with the Burmese traditional dance troupe Htawara Hninzi. He won his first Academy Award for best actor with the 2009 film Moe Nya Einmet Myu and won second academy award for best leading actor in 2015 in “Moe Nya Eate Mat Phyu” (မိုးညအိပ်မက်ဖြူ). In 2015, he won his next Academy Award for best acotr with Nat Khat Mhar Tae Tite Pwal (နက္ခတ်မှားတဲ့ တိုက်ပွဲ).

Nay Toe was born as Nay Lin Tun on 9 September 1981 to ethnic Rakhine parents, Than Myaing and her husband Aung Than in Manaung, Rakhine State. Being the second-born child in the family, Nay Toe has an elder brother as well as a younger brother and a younger sister.

He did not have any connections to the Burmese film industry before starting out his career as a Model and eventually as an Actor. He graduated from Yangon University with a B.Sc. in Mathematics.