Sunday, January 1, 2017

2016 Korean Drama Awards

Annually, the three known channels of South Korea(SBS, KBS, MBC) is conducting a year-end awards night to give appreciation to top performing actors and shows of the year.

This year, let's see which among the dramas we watched topped the list.

2016 KBS Drama Awards

As expected "Descendants of the Sun" and "Moonlight Drawn by Clouds" were the biggest winners.

Descendants of the Sun's awards
Grand award - Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo 
Female Excellence Award for Mini-series - Kim Ji-won
Best Couple - Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo, Jin Goo and Kim Ji-won  
Best New Actress Award - Kim Ji-won
Best Scriptwriter Award - Kim Eun-sook and Kim Won-suk
Best Asia Couple Award - Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo

 Moonlight drawn by Clouds' Awards
Male Top Excellence Award - Park Bo-Gum
Female Excellence Award for Mid-length Drama - Kim Yoo-jung
Best Couple - Kim Yoo-jung and Park Bo-gum
Best New Actor Award -  Jinyoung
Netizen Award - Park Bo-gum
Best Supporting Actor Award - Lee Joon-hyuk
Best Young Actor Award - Jung Yoon-suk and Heo Jung-eun
Other winners came from popular dramas like: On the way to the Airport, Laurel Tree Tailors and Five Children
2016 SBS Drama Awards
"Romantic Doctor kim" was the BIG WINNER of the night with the total of seven awards. Other dramas that were highlighted included:  Doctors, Legend of the Blue Sea, Jealousy Incarnate, Scarlet Heart Ryeo.

 Romantic Doctors' Awards

Grand Price Award - Han Suk-kyu
Excellence Award for Genre Drama - Yoo yeon-seok and Seo Hyun-jin
Top 10 Star Awards - Han Suk-kyu and Seo Hyun-jin
Best Couple Award - Yoo Yeon-suk and Seo Hyun-jin
New Star Award - Kim Min-jae

Doctors' Awards
Top Excellence Award for Genre and Fantasy Drama - Kim Rae-won and Park Shin-hye
Top 10 Star Awards - Park Shin-hye 
New Star Award - Kim Min-suk and Moon Ji-in

Legend of the Blue Sea's Awards
Top Excellence Award for Genre and Fantasy Drama - Lee Min-ho
Top 10 Star Awards - Lee Min-ho and Jun Ji-hyun
Best Couple Award - Lee Min-ho and Jun Ji-hyun
Special Acting Award for Fantasy Drama - Sung Dong-il

Jealousy Incarnate's Awards
Top Excellence Award for Romantic Comedy Drama - Gong Hyo-jin and Jo Jung-suk
Top 10 Star Awards - Jo Jung-suk
Special Acting Award for Romantic Comedy Drama - Seo Ji-hye
New Star Award - Go Kyung-pyo

Scarlet Heart Ryeo's Awards
 Excellence Award for Fantasy Drama - Kang Ha-neul
Hallyu Star Award - Lee Joon-gi
Top 10 Star awards - Lee Joon-gi
Best Couple Award - Lee Joon-gi and IU
Special Acting Award for Fantasy Drama - Seohyun
 New Star Award - Baekhyun

2016 MBC Drama Awards

"W" took home a total of seven awards making it as MBC's BIG WINNER of the night.

 W's Awards

Grand Prize - Lee Jong-suk
Drama of the Year
Male High Excellence Award for Mini-Series - Lee Jong-suk
Female High Excellence Award for Mini-Series - Han Hyo-joo
Golden Acting Award in Mini-Series - Kim Eui-sung
Best Couple Award - Lee Jong-suk and Han Hyo-joo
Best Scriptwriter of the Year - Song Jae-jung

Other winners included actors from popular dramas: "Marriage Contract", "Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo", "Shopping King Louis"

Congratulations to all the winners! 


What can you say about this year's awardees? For you, which is the best Korean drama this 2016?
What Korean drama are you waiting for this coming 2017?  
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