Comedian passes away

Meritorious Artist and renowned comedian Trinh Mai passed away in Hanoi December 1 after a long struggle with cancer. He was 76.

                     Comedian Trinh Mai

He is remembered for his roles in plays like Buc tranh mua gat (Picture of the Harvest Season), Hoa va co (Flower and Grass), Tien tuyen goi (The call of the Front), and others.

The actor also became renowned for appearances in movies like So do (Fortunate), Khong phai chuyen cuoi (It's No Laughing Matter) and more.

Mr. Mai, who was born in Hanoi, acted in dramas at his village in Chuong My District in his younger days, honing his dramatic talent.

His body is being kept at his house and will be moved to the Hanoi Funeral House on December 5 for people to pay their tributes. He will be buried in Chuong My.

By V.Hien – Translated by Kim Khanh

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