Sometime in the 80s, a little girl was watching movies like “Ghostbusters”, “Cloak and Dagger” and “The Neverending story” in a Manhattan apartment in the New York City where she developed a passion for acting and promised herself to get into showbiz one day. Decades later, her dream came true.
Sumon is a Myanmar-born multilingual Australian Actress, Model, Presenter and Philanthropist who has worked on numerous films, TVCs, TV series, web videos, still advertisements and live events. Her credits include The Daughter, Ready for This, Secret City, The Code, Rake, Fitness First TVC, Coyote Catering TVC and many more.
Sumon always displays a high level of professionalism, commitment and integrity on set, and uses her income made through these gigs to help underprivileged groups in Myanmar (especially children and elderly). Her acting career and philanthropic work are two elements that complement each other.
Born in Myanmar and brought up in the US and Switzerland, Sumon comes from a diplomat family but her love for acting encouraged her to pursue a showbiz career. She speaks English, Burmese and French, and keeps herself fit by exercising regularly.
Sumon has also produced productions inside and outside Australia. Most of her fans are overseas.