Quang Dung Biography

Published On Sep 05, 2017
Facts of Quang Dung
Date of Birth: 1976 , August-8
Birth Nation: Vietnam
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Quang Dung during the beginning of his career got a high inspiration through his father’s friends, including director Hong Sen and composer Tring Cong Son, from them he learned about movies, music, and art at the time people in Vietnam tried to survive after the war. Giving priority to his dream, he then enrolled at "Ho Chi Minh city’s Films" and Theater college’s first Direction class.

During graduation from his college, Dung began his career in the film industry as a director with the movie, “Con Ga Trong”, which he adapted from his father’s short story. Again a year later, Dung composed a soundtrack for the first private-owned studio movie in Vietnam, “Nhung Co Gai Chan Dai”.

In 2005, Dung directed his first theatrical feature, “Hon Truong Ba, Da Hang Thit”, however, the movie failed at the box office because of bad reviews from the film critics.

Later he gave back to back hit movies such as “Nu Hon Than Chet” (A Kiss of Death), it’s sequel “Giai Cuu Than Chet” (Rescue The Death), and “Nhung Nu Hon Ruc Ro” (Bright Kisses). Eventually, these movies hit the box-office so well.

Not only in the film industry, Quang has a good reputation in the music field. She is a music composer, music producer as well as judge of the shows like Vietnam’s idol judge, TV game-show director, and magazine columnist.

For the moment, Dung is producing and directing MTV Vietnam channel. Aside from this, he is also preparing for his up coming feature, a period female martial art piece.

Forty-one years Young and bold personality, Dung is currently single. Going deep, he was married to his long term girlfriend Jennifer Pham, that came close after working alongside for a movie by the director Le Cung Bac. The ex-couple gave birth to a baby; son, Thai Bao Nam. However, after years of marriage, the couple separated with divorce

Since then, there is no any news and rumors regarding Dung’s link up with any other ladies. Quang Dung’s lavish and luxurious life style indicates that he has a good income source. He often visits expensive destinations for holidays. However, his exact figure of net worth is yet to disclose and is under review.

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Born in Vietnam


Vietnamese popular singer, Quang Dung was born on 8th August 1976, in Qui Nhon, Vietnam. His birth name is Thai Van dung and the zodiac sign is Leo. 

Graduated from Ho Chi Minh city’s Film and Theater college’s


This year, Quang Dung graduated from Ho Chi Minh city’s Film and Theater college’s first Directing class. His classmates were Vo Tan, Thai Hoa, and Vu Ngoc Dang, a renowned director in Vietnam. 

His First Prize


Dung attended Binh Dinh TV competition, where he won the second prize. In the following year, he was nominated by the provincial Department of Culture to represent singing contest.

Listed on 20 faces of Than Nien beautiful life


Dung was voted 20 faces in the “Than Nien beautiful life” by VN Youth Association. The same year, he also a received the “The 11th Golden Melody Award of Laborer Magazine” and “Favorite Singer of the Green Wave program”.

Got Married


Famous Vietnamese singer, Quang Dung married a beautiful and talented, Miss Vietnam USA runner-up of 2004, Jennifer Pham, at the Sofitel hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The couple has a child, Nam Dung, whom they welcomed a year later of their marriage.

Got Divorce


Quang Dung separated to Jennifer Pham after being in a marital relationship for two years. After a divorce, Dung has not spotted with any ladies, who might be his possible girlfriend or wife. 

Recent Album


This year, Quang Dung came out with his album named “No Poem”. Till this date, he has released 30 albums including “What’s Left”, “Me Le Bay Road”, “When”, “Love”, My story”, and much more. 

Recent Updates


Recently, Vietnamese renowned singer, Quang Dung performed with Ngoc Anh, "LK Forest Past Has Stopped", "Heavenly Call", and "The Embryonic" at Paris By Night 123.