Lee Byung Hun, Park Seo Joon, Jung Hae In & IU Bag Awards In 6th APAN Star Awards
Popular Korean stars decorated the recently concluded 6th APAN Star Awards.
Organized by Korean Entertainment Management Association, the 2018 edition of APAN Star Awards was held at Kyung Hee University on October 13. The annual awards ceremony recognized excellence in Korean dramas which aired from October 2017 – September 2018.
Mr. Sunshine achieved the best drama honor, with its lead male actor Lee Byung Hun securing the Grand Prize honor, besting the strong nominee lineup of Kim Nam Joo (Misty), Son Ye Jin (Something in the Rain), Lee Sun Kyun (My Mister) and Cho Seung Woo (Life).
In his acceptance speech, he shared the glory to his fellow actors who made Mr. Sunshine a work of art.
Best Production Director went to PD Kim Won Seok for My Mister, while writer Lee Soo Yeon who penned Life emerged as the Best Screenwriter.
Park Seo Joon won the Top Excellence Award for Actor in a mini series for his perfect rendition of a narcissistic boss in What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim.
Singer-actress Lee Ji Eun (IU) received the female counterpart of the mentioned award for her emotional portrayal in tvN’s My Mister.
Jung Hae In scored two awards as the Most Popular Actor and Excellence Award for his role in Something in the Rain. Park Min Young notched the most popular actress award for What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim.
Yang Se Jong Jang Ki Yong, Kim Tae Ri, and Won Jin Ah were recognized as the best new actors and actresses.
Check out the full list of 6th APAN Star Awards winners below:
- Daesang (Grand Prize): Lee Byung Hun
- Drama of the Year: Mr. Sunshine
- Best Production Director: Kim Won Seok (My Mister)
- Best Writer: Lee Soo Yeon (Life)
- Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries: Park Seo Joon
- Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries: IU
- Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama: Lee Sang Woo (Marry Me Now)
- Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama: Shin Hye Sun (My Golden Life)
- Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries: Jung Hae In (Something in the Rain)
- Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries: Go Ah Sung (Life on Mars)
- Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama: Jang Seung Jo (Money Flower)
- Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama: Jo Bo Ah (Goodbye to Goodbye)
- Best Supporting Actor: Park Ho San (Prison Playbook), Yoo Jae Myung (Life)
- Best Supporting Actress: Kim Min Jung (Mr. Sunshine), Jang So Yeon (Something in the Rain)
- Best New Actor: Yang Se Jong (Temperature of Love), Jang Ki Yong (My Mister)
- Best New Actress: Kim Tae Ri (Mr. Sunshine), Won Jin Ah (Just Between Lovers)
- K-Star Award (Most Popular): Jung Hae In & Park Min Young (Something in the Rain, What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim?)
- Best Manager: Bae Sung (HM Entertainment)
- Global Star Award: Park Hae Jin
Check out some Red Carpet Photos below.
Photos retrieved from xporstnews