Famous comedian marks 20-year career

A performance marking the 20-year career of famous female comedian Viet Huong will be held at the Military Zone No.7 Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City’s Phu Nhuan District on November 5.

Actress Viet Huong speaks at the event's press conference. (Photo: Sggp)

The event called “Huong Show” is expected to attract around 15,000 audiences.

The dramatic actress will offer up 11,200 free tickets to students. All proceeds from selling remaining tickets will be donated to a fund supporting disadvantage people throughout the country.

Viet Huong won several prizes when she was a student of the School of Stage Art No.2 in Ho Chi Minh City, such as Silver Medal at the National Drama Festival in 1995, Gold Medal at the National Theater Festival in 1999, “Best Actress” award voted by HCM City Theater Magazine’s readers in 2004, the 2005 “Mai Vang” (Golden Apricot Blossom) Award of Nguoi Lao Dong Newspaper, “Best comedian” at the HTV Award 2007 by the HCM City Television.

Her comic theater troupe won the title “Most favorite comic theater troupe” in the Cuoi (Smile) Gala program by Vietnam Television from 2003-2005 consecutively.

By Gia Binh – Translated by Kim Khanh

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