Kim Soo Hyun and ‘You Who Came From the Stars’ Win Big at the ‘Korea Drama Awards’
You Who Came From the Stars took home five awards at the Korea Drama Awards (KDA).
On October 1, the 2014 Korea Drama Awards took place at the Gyeongnam Culture & Art Center, where You Who Came From the Stars took over.
Proving its popularity once more as a hallyu drama, SBS′ You Who Came Frmo the Stars swept most of the awards at the KDA. You Who Came From the Stars took the Best Drama Award, with KBS′ Wang′s Family, Jeong Do-jeon, MBC′s Empress Ki, and jTBC′s Secret Love Affair in the running.
Kim Soo Hyun also took home the Hallyu Hot Star Award and Daesang, proving himself as a national actor. Acting aside with Jun Ji Hyun, Kim Soo Hyun successfully captured the heart of Asia, rising to the status of a top hallyu star.
Ahn Jae Hyeon was given a New Actor award, while Shin Sung Rok took the Hot Star Award. These awards gave You Who Came From the Stars a total of five wins, confirming it as the hottest drama of 2014.
Meanwhile, the Korea Drama Awards is an award ceremony that celebrates television dramas in the past year that aired on the three terrestrial broadcast stations, as well as comprehensive programming channels and cable channels.
Nominated for the Daesang were Ha Ji Won of MBC′s Empress Ki, Kim Soo Hyun and Jun Ji Hyun of You Who Came From the Stars, Lee Min Ho of SBS′ the Heirs, and Jo Jae Hyun of KBS′ Jeong Do-jeon..
Up for best drama were You Who Came From the Stars Wang′s Family, Jeong Do-jeon, MBC′s Empress Ki, and jTBC′s Secret Love Affair.
Nominated for the Top Excellence Award for an Actor were Ji Chang Wook, Lee Seung Gi, Lee Jong Suk, Kim Jae Joong, and Yoo Ah in. For the Top Excellence Award for an Actress, Oh Yeon Seo, Hwang Jung Eun, Lee Ji Ah, Choi Ji Woo, and Kim Hee Ae were in the running.
Kang So Ra and Oh Sang Jin hosted the ceremony.
▲Daesang =SBS You Who Came From the Stars, Kim Soo Hyun
▲Best Drama =SBS You Who Came From the Stars
▲Best Scriptwriting=KBS Jeong Do-jeon, Jung Hyun Min
▲Best Director=tvN REply 1994, Shin Won Ho
▲Top Excellence, Actor =MBC Triangle, Kim Jae Joong
▲Top Excellence, Actress=MBC Jang Bori is Here, Oh Yeon Seo
▲Excellence, Actor=SBS It′s Okay, It′s Love, Lee Kwang Soo
▲Excellence, Actoress=SBS Doctor Stranger, Kang So Ra
▲New Actor=SBS You Who Came From the Stars, Ahn Jae Hyeon, MBC Cunning Single Lady, Seo Kang Jun
▲New Actoress=tvN Reply 1994, Dohee
▲Child Actor=MBC Jang Bori is Here, Kim Ji Young
▲Global Actor=KBS Joseon Shooter, Otani Ryohei
▲Best Couple=tvN Reply 1994, Dohee & Kim Sung Kyun
▲Hot Star=SBS You Who Came From the Stars, Shin Sung Rok
▲Hallyu Hot Star=SBS You Who Came From the Stars, Kim Soo Hyun
▲OST= MBC Fated to Love You, Ailee
Photo Credit: Kim Chang Hyun