Vietnamese entertainment industry only rose to prominence recently. This happened when the economic and cultural barriers were reformed three decades ago. Therefore, the industry is relatively young, with the internet welcoming a host of new Vietnamese celebrities.
Some of these Vietnamese celebrities have over 10 million fans on Facebook. Some of these celebrities even featured in Forbes Asia’s most influential stars on social media. With their strong media influences, these celebrities have partaken in and influenced some beneficial causes.
Furthermore, some other Vietnamese celebrities are known for their beauty; mostly actresses in the entertainment industry. These actresses must be dedicated to their beauty and good looks, because they do not seem to age at all. Hence, we talk about the most influential and beautiful Vietnamese celebrities news you should know.
Vietnamese Celebrities In Forbes Asia’s Most Influential Stars On Social Media
- Comedian Tran Thanh, who also is an MC, an actor, and a TV presenter has around 29 million followers on Facebook, Instagram, Tik Tok and YouTube. He is arguably the best known Vietnamese TV presenter.
He rose to prominence with his impressions of other celebrities, and came to be awarded outstanding celebrity star of WebTV-Asia Awards in 2019.
- Pop singer and actress, Nguyen Thuy Chi, popularly known as Chi Pu, also featured in the list. She rose to limelight in 2009 when she reached the final 20 in Miss Teen Vietnam. She also got the leading role in the popular movie ‘Yeu’. She has over 19 million followers on social media.
- Pop singer, Mai Hong Ngoc, known as Dong Nhi, also made the list. She has around 12 million followers on social media. She started her music career in 2007, but really rose to limelight when she branched into the dance-electronic genre in 2014.
She was decorated one of the best asian artists by Mnet in 2015, and won MTV’s Best Southeast Asian Act category in 2016.
Some Beautiful Vietnamese Actresses
- Actress Hoang Thuy Linh, as a model, appeared in a lot of commercials and was featured on several magazines’ covers. She studied to become an actress at a college of art. She also branched into the music industry and has released several albums.
- Supermodel, Phan Nhu Thao got through to the last 15 in the Moss Vietnam World in 2007. Since then, she has gained some popularity and eventually got to the last 5 in the same competition.
Some other Vietnamese celebrities worthy of note include:
- Nguyen Thuy Lam
- Khoi My
- Son Tung M-TP
Vietnamese entertainment industry has grown in recent years and a lot of celebrities have emerged; some due to their social media influences and some others due to their never-aging beauty. We discuss the most influential and beautiful Vietnamese celebrities news you should know.