The biggest winners in South Korea’s small and big screens are finally declared in the recently concluded 57th Baeksang Arts Awards.
Following the same setup last year it was held without a live audience taking into account the current limitation of the pandemic situation.
The Baeksang Arts Awards is the one and only comprehensive art awards ceremony that encompasses TV, film, and theater. With professionalism and fairness as the top priority, rigorous screening is conducted to select candidates.
Jury members for each category are commissioned with the recommendation of a group of experts representing TV, film, and theater. In order to refer to various voices in the industry, a preliminary survey of 40 industry expert evaluators was conducted prior to the selection of the final candidate.
Here is the full list of winners for TV and Movie Categories.
- Grand Prize: Yoo Jae Suk
- Best Drama: Beyond Evil
- Best Director: Kim Chul Gyu – Flower Of Evil
- Best TV Screenplay: Kim Su Jin – Beyond Evil
- Best Actor: Shin Ha Kyun – Beyond Evil
- Best Actress: Kim So Yeon – The Penthouse
- Best Supporting Actor: Oh Jung Se – It’s Okay To Not Be Okay
- Best Supporting Actress: Yeom Hye Ran – The Uncanny Counter
- Best New Actor: Lee Do Hyun – 18 Again
- Best New Actress: Park Joo Hyun – Extracurricular
- TikTok Popularity Award (Male): Kim Seon Ho – Start-Up
- TikTok Popularity Award (Female): Seo Ye Ji – It’s Okay To Not Be Okay
- Best Male Entertainer: Lee Seung Gi – Master In The House
- Best Female Entertainer: Jang Do Yeon – I Live Alone
- Best Variety Show: MBC’s Hangout With Yoo
- Best Educational Show: KBS’ Archive Project – Modern Korea 2
- Best Technical Award (Costumes): Cho Sang Kyung – It’s Okay To Not Be Okay
- Grand Prize: Lee Joon Ik – The Book of Fish
- Best Film: Samjin Company English Class
- Best Director: Hong Ui Jung – Voice of Silence
- Best New Director: Yoon Dan Bi – Moving On
- Best Actor: Yoo Ah In – Voice of Silence
- Best Actress: Jeon Jong Seo – The Call
- Best Supporting Actor: Park Jung Min – Deliver Us From Evil
- Best Supporting Actress: Kim Sun Young – Three Sisters
- Best New Actor: Hong Kyung – Innocence
- Best New Actress: Choi Jung Woon – Moving On
- Best Visual Effects: Jang Song Jin and Jang Cheol Min – Space Sweepers
- Best Movie Screenplay: Park Ji Wan – The Day I Died: Unclosed Case
Congratulations to all the winners!
Photos: Baeksang Arts Awards Facebook page