"Brother of the Year" stars surprised by their popularity in Malaysia

"Brother of the Year" stars Nichkhun Horvejkul (Nichkhun), Sunny Suwanmethanont (Sunny) and Urassaya Sperbund (Yaya) were greeted with a throng of screaming fans the moment they ascended from the red carpet to the stage set up at the concourse area of IOI City Mall yesterday evening, where the cast along with director Vithaya Thongyuyong (alternatively known as Witthaya Thongyooyong) attended the mall appearance event to promote their hit rom-com. Since this was Sunny and Yaya's first time in Malaysia, they were pleasantly surprised to learn of their immense popularity in the country. Sunny, especially, had been worried that no one would recognise him. Nichkhun, on the other hand, already feels at home in the country since he's visited many times previously for events related to 2PM, the South Korean boyband he is part of. Here's what took place at the mall appearance:

The director (far right) and cast of "Brother of the Year" meeting their Malaysian
fans for the first time yesterday evening.

Yaya made this cute pose a lot as she waited for her turn to speak.

Nichkhun said he wants to play a mafia one day. Think he can play the role?

That Korean placard obviously means these are Nichkhun fans.

Yaya and Sunny have plenty of fans in Malaysia too!

Nichkhun, Yaya and Sunny are definitely well known even outside of Thailand.

The 'siblings' sharing a joke onstage.

Nichkhun waving to his fans while Yaya and Sunny enjoyed watching
their Malaysian fans dance to Thai songs.

Sunny could give these girls some pointers, since he spent quite some time
in the movie dancing away to Thai folk music.

The winning team happily accepting their gifts from Sunny and director Vithaya.

Taking a group photo with the fans.

Nichkhun requested a wefie with the crowd using his own phone.

Cinema Online, 04 July 2018