• Elly Tran is a model, actress, and gravure idol, with a net worth of over $1 million
• She grew up in Ho Chi Minh City, and moved to the US as a young girl
• Her fame has caused Vietnam’s tourism sector to grow and she was the most popular search keyword in South Korea in 2013
• She has two children and is said to have married in 2017, though no details of her partner have been released
• Tran has numerous social media followers and is considered an international online star
Who is Elly Tran?
Tran Kim Hong was born on 6 August 1987, in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and is a model, actress, and gravure idol, best known for posing professionally under the stage name Elly Tran. She has appeared in numerous magazines and films, including the horror film “School Ghost” which was filmed in 3D.
The Net Worth of Elly Tran
How rich is Elly Tran? As of late-2018, sources inform us of a net worth that is now over $1 million , earned through a successful career in modelling and acting. She is also highly popular in social media, and as she continues her endeavors, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life and Career Beginnings
Elly grew up in Ho Chi Minh City,but her family moved to the US when she was still young. Growing up, she developed a strong interest for the arts and often participated in activities that allowed her to express herself. After matriculating from high school, she wanted to pursue an acting career and take acting lessons, however, she wasn’t supported by her family as they were worried that she would get nowhere with that sort of career. Her father decided that she would take up a course in tourism instead, but during her time in college, she took up photography classes which coincided with her love for the arts. She took a lot of ‘selfies’, and after creating a social media account on Instagram, started attract a lot of attention, due to her beauty and her physical attractiveness which exponentially increased her followership. She also used the platform to help her express her artistic side, and began receiving offers from numerous companies, particularly websites, magazines, and photo studios. Her effect on the popularity of an establishment was notable, and she soon became a top model.
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Film Projects and Other Opportunities
In 2010, a Thai film company asked Tran to take part in a film, and she now had the opportunity to pursue an acting career. Her first film was “That Sounds Good – Rao Song Sam Khon” which attracted popular reviews. A year later, she was cast in the horror film “School Ghost” playing the character Nana Ly, then more opportunities came her way that year, including “Mutiara”, and “Saigon Yo!”
She had more film projects the following year, including “Madam Kitchen”, and “Remember the Name That Has Been Done”, in which she played Kim Hien, followed by “Hoa cuc xanh”. During the same year, she visited Indonesia for a promotion for the online game entitled RAN Return, and was welcomed by actor Dwi Andhika, and proceeded to tour the country.
Popularity and Controversy
Elly remains as one of the most popular models and actresses based in Vietnam, on Instagram. She is considered an international online star with her fame extending to several countries around the world. She has been a part of numerous photo shoots, advertisements and films which leaned more towards showing her sexy side. Her popularity has caused Vietnam’s tourism sector to grow, and according to statistics, she was also the most popular search keyword in South Korea in 2013.
However, her popularity has also caused a bit of controversy, with critics stating that her breasts aren’t real, and that she had undergone breast implant surgery to enhance them. Others state that her photos have been edited to help her look much better than she does in real life. Her gravure model friend Tra Ngoc Hang released a statement online defending Elly, confirming that her breasts are indeed real, mentioning that they lived in the same apartment and have showered together. She has also known Elly since she was in tenth grade, which is why she can say that she saw no artificial change with her breast size. The criticisms against her have all fallen short, however, as numerous publications continue to rank her as one of the most beautiful women in the world.
Personal Life and Social Media
For her personal life, it is known that Tran has two children; the identity of the children’s father has never been talked about publicly though she apparently married him in 2017, although rumours suggest that she is a single mum. She has managed to elude all the questions regarding her partner, despite her popularity, except for a few wedding photos that have been leaked. She has mentioned in interviews that she is a big fan of video games and has been an active gamer ever since she was a child.
There was a bit of controversy during the peak of her popularity as numerous websites started to use the phrase “Elly Tran Ha scandal” to help increase the traffic to their websites. This was because her popularity and work as a gravure model has led many fans to try and find out if she has more adult oriented content than usual. The demand for her in Vietnam as well as in other countries continues to be high. She has numerous followers on websites such as Instagram and Facebook, on which she posts regularly.