The 2020 APAN Star Awards successfully wrapped up its event to honor some of the best and brightest actors in the Korean TV.
It was previously scheduled to role out in November but got postponed due to an increase in COVID19 cases in South Korea.
The awards night took place on January 23 and to followed by the 2020 APAN Music Awards on January 24.
Hyun Bin won the Daesang (Grand Prize) for his respective role as Ri Jung Hyuk in tvN’s “Crash Landing on You.”
On his acceptance speech he said, “Thank you. I’m happy to start my 2021 with such a big surprise. I think I should work harder this year to repay this honor. Up to this moment, ‘Crash Landing on You’ is receiving a lot of love. We are grateful to the fans who have watched Crash Landing on You not only in Korea but around the world.”
Hyun Bin concluded that, he will continue to work hard to show a better version of himself moving forward.
Check out the full list of winners down below:
Daesang (Grand Prize): Hyun Bin (“Crash Landing on You”)
Drama of the Year: “Itaewon Class”
Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries: Kang Ha Neul (“When the Camellia Blooms”)
Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries: Kim Hee Sun (“Alice”)
Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama: Lee Sang Yeob (“Once Again”)
Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama: Lee Min Jung (“Once Again”)
Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries: Park Hae Joon (“The World of the Married”)
Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries: Seo Ye Ji (“It’s Okay to Not Be Okay”)
Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama: Lee Sang Yi (“Once Again”)
Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama: Shim Yi Young (“My Wonderful Life”)
Best New Actor: Lee Do Hyun (“18 Again”), Jang Dong Yoon (“Tale of Nokdu”)
Best New Actress: Jeon Mi Do (“Hospital Playlist”)
Best Supporting Actor: Oh Jung Se (“It’s Okay to Not Be Okay,” “Stove League”), Kim Young Min (“The World of the Married,” “Crash Landing on You”)
Best Supporting Actress: Kim Sun Young (“Crash Landing on You,” “Backstreet Rookie”)
Best Writer: Lee Shin Hwa (“Stove League”)
Best Director: Cha Young Hoon (“When the Camellia Blooms”)
Best Manager: Kang Geon Taek (VAST Entertainment)
Web Drama Award: “Best Mistake”
Short-Form Drama Award: “Live Like That” (KBS 2TV)
Meanwhile, BTS’s V won for the OST “Sweet Night” from “Itaewon Class,” and Son Ye Jin won the KT Seezn Star Award (Actor) and Seo Ye Ji and Kim Soo Hyun bagged the popularity award.
Congratulations to all the winners!