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Amanda Obdam
อแมนด้า ออบดัม
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Obdam in 2020
Amanda Charlene Obdam

(1993-06-17) 17 June 1993 (age 30)
Phuket, Thailand
Other names Amanda Chalisa Obdam
Alma mater University of Toronto
  • Actress
  • Model
  • YouTuber
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Title Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 2016
Miss Universe Thailand 2020
Beauty pageant titleholder
Hair color Dark Brown
Eye color Dark Brown
Miss Thailand World 2015
(Top 10)
Miss Grand Thailand 2016
(Top 10)
Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 2016
Miss Universe Thailand 2020
Miss Universe 2020
(Top 10)

Amanda Charlene Obdam (Thai: อแมนด้า ชาร์ลีน ออบดัม; born 17 June 1993) is a Thai Canadian actress, model and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Universe Thailand 2020. She represented Thailand at the Miss Universe 2020 pageant in Hollywood, Florida where she finished as a Top 10 semifinalist.

Early life and education

Amanda was born on 17 June 1993 in Phuket to a Thai Chinese mother and a Dutch Canadian father. She studied in the English language program at Satree Phuket School and the British International School, Phuket. After graduating, she moved to Toronto to enroll in the University of Toronto Mississauga, graduating with a degree in Economics, Business administration and management general in 2015, with first-class honours.


Amanda began her career in pageantry in 2015, competing in Miss Thailand World 2015, where she placed in the top ten. Afterwards, she competed in Miss Grand Phuket 2016, which she won and was granted entry into Miss Grand Thailand 2016 as the representative from Phuket Province. She went on to place in the top ten, additionally winning the supplementary title of Miss Rising Star. After Miss Grand Thailand, Amanda was selected to represent Thailand at Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 2016 in Cambodia, where she won the title.

In 2020, Amanda was selected as a contestant in Miss Universe Thailand 2020, as one of the contestants coming from Phuket Province. She emerged as a favorite to win the title, winning the pre-pageant title of Miss Prissana, in addition to being one of the five golden tiara recipients and winning the speech wildcard into the top twenty. The finals were held on 10 October 2020 in Bangkok, where Amanda continued to advance through the rounds of competition until winning the title, being crowned by outgoing titleholder Paweensuda Drouin. Amanda was the second consecutive Thai Canadian to win the title, following her predecessor Paweensuda. Amanda represented Thailand at Miss Universe 2020.

Amanda represented Thailand at the 69th Miss Universe competition on May 16, 2021 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood, Florida, United States and finished in the Top 10.


Television Dramas

Year Title Role Network
2017 Naughty Cupid Dalat Channel 7
2017 Fa Me Ta : Mai Fah Long (Moral Drama : Wooden Coffin) Oey Channel 7
2018 Nak Su Sathan Fa Teacher Jeng Channel 7
2018 When I Marry a Stranger Pei Channel 7
2018 Ra Bum Marn Priew Channel 7
2022 KinnPorsche Pia Kittisawasd One 31
2022 Matalada Arun Rasame Channel 3



  • 2021: On Air YouTube: Amanda Obdam

See also

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