2017 Baeksang Award Results Reveal How Voting Fell in Each Category

The 2017 Baeksang Arts Awards is a wrap and this year’s award winners can call it a day to celebrate their walking home with an shiny trophy. The production team released the voting tallies after the ceremony and some of the categories were landslides while other’s close calls, but no matter what each category came down to 7 voters so it wasn’t a huge pool of votes. In the television group which is were I’ve actually watched nearly all the dramas, the Daesang went to Kim Eun Sook but in the voting she got 5 votes to her Goblin male lead Gong Yoo with 2 votes. Best Drama was a landslide for Dear My Friends with 5 votes, and Goblin and Romantic Teacher, Doctor Kim each got 1 vote. Gong Yoo’s Best Actor win came with 4 votes, while Jo Jung Seok got 2 votes for Incarnation of Jealousy and Han Seok Kyu 1 vote in Romantic Teacher. It was the Best Actress category that was the closest, with winner Another Oh Hae Young‘s Seo Hyun Jin with 4 votes to runner up Park Bo Young‘s 3 votes as Strong Woman Do Bong Soon. Continue reading

Goblin and Gong Yoo Lead the Nominations for the 2017 Baeksang Arts Awards

The nominations are out for the 53rd annual Baeksang Arts Awards, to be held on May 3rd in Seoul. Leading the pack on the television side of the nominations is last year’s runaway cable drama hit Goblin: The Lonely and … Continue reading

The 50th Annual Baeksang Awards Wrap Up with Jeon Ji Hyun and Song Kang Ho Winning the Daesang

The 50th annual Baeksang Art Awards concluded last night and actually managed to not render me wholly disappointed even with next to zero expectations. I can’t say the entire endeavor rewarded and feted the most deserving movies, dramas, actors, and … Continue reading

Winners and Pretty Outfits from the 49th Baeksang Awards

Kim Min Hee is having arguably the best year of her life – she’s the newest Best Actress (Film) winner at the just completed 49th Baeksang Awards, and her newly outed relationship with Jo In Sung lit up the news … Continue reading