Anh contemplates what he might have become had he not fled Vietnam as a child

Award winning author. Comedian. Actor. Travel guide. Anh Do does it all with aplomb and customary smile plastered across his face. Anh Does Vietnam combines all these roles and delivers a unique insight into his homeland.

It’s a very fun two-part series that sees Do return to his homeland to journey from south to north and rediscover the land of his birth in a funny, cheeky and very personal way. Part of the story is Anh seeking to discover what his life may have been had his family not escaped war and moved to Australia when he was a small child.

Anh’s positivity is infectious – around every corner is a new adventure, a new insight. His cupping experience is a sight to behold. The series is wonderfully shot and reveals a Vietnam struggling between the traditional and the modern, all narrated with layers of Do’s joy and history. Beyond the sights and smells and the extraordinary natural beauty of Vietnam, Anh’s journey uncovers the diverse cultural traditions and history that have formed this indomitable nation.

Anh Does Vietnam is an easy watch, sure to capture you in the many moments of joy shared by Anh Do.

Anh Does Vietnam – Sun 7:30pm, Ch7.