Martial artist and actress JeeJa Yanin (Yanin Mitanand) was born on March 31, 1984 in Bangkok, Thailand. She is Thai mixed with a little English and Burmese ancestry. She is a 3rd degree Black Belt in Taekwondo, which she has practice since she was 11 years old. She has also studied Muay Thai and Thai Boxing which she used for her role as Zen in the movie Chocolate (2008). She plays Deu in Raging Phoenix (2009) and co-stars with Tony Jaa as Ping Ping in Protector 2 (2013). She also had roles in Never Back Down: No Surrender (2016) and Hard Target 2 (2016).
When she is not working, she likes watching martial arts action films as she is a big fan of action stars Jackie Chan, Tony Jaa, Jet Li and Bruce Lee.