A famous singer and actor from the Republic of Korea (RoK), Bi Rain, arrived in Vietnam on Mar. 17 and will share the stage with the RoK National Military Symphony Orchestra in a concert at Hanoi Opera House on Mar. 21.

Bi Rain, who is serving compulsory military service in the RoK, will also have an exchange with students of the Military University of Art and Culture on Mar. 22.

Born in 1982, Bi Rain is a highly accomplished dancer, singer and actor whose acting and music career has expanded beyond Asian boundaries.

He has led numerous concert tours around the world and starred in Hollywood movies like “Speed Racer” (2008) and “Ninja Assassin” (2009). In 2006, Bi Rain was named by Time magazine as one of the "100 Most Influential People Who Shape Our World”.-VNA