|Actress Kim Xuan and comedian Hoai Linh are candidates for election.|
Art mediums featured at the awards will be for cinema, music and stage.
The awards honor popular artists who have made outstanding contributions to the development of Vietnamese music, theater and film.
Artists will compete for “Best Pop Male/Female Singer”, “Best dramatic actor/actress”, “Best cai luong actor/actress”, “Best comedian”, “Best actor/actress” and “Best Supporting actor/actress”.
The event organizers, Ho Chi Minh City Television and Dong Tay Promotion Company, will cooperate with the Press Board to announce candidates for election in various categories.
The ceremony will take place at 8 p.m. on April 5 and broadcasted live on HTV9 channel.