Yoo Ah In is Nominated For Best Actor At The 50th Baeksang Arts Awards
The upcoming 50th Paek Sang Arts Awards (also known as Baeksang Arts Awards) recently released the list of nominations for its various award categories. Secret Love Affair leads nominations in five categories for television division along with I Hear Your Voice and Man From The Stars.
If you’re not familiar with this award ceremony, Baeksang Arts Awards is the Korean version of Golden Globe, to honor outstanding achievements in films, television and theater. It boasts a long history and 2014 marks its 50th year.
This year’s Baeksang Arts Awards will be divided into the film and television awards respectively once again. Changes that are made this year include the Best Supporting Actor/Actress for the film division, while the television division will now also include entries from cable channels, as opposed to only those from free-to-air channels in previous years.
Yoo Ah In is nominated in two categories: Best Actor in Television and Actor Popularity Award. Special for Actor Popularity Award, he gets in two nominee lists, both for television and film divisions. He totally deserves the Best Actor nominee.
Here are the complete nominations that Secret Love Affair gets in this year’s Baeksang Arts Awards for Television Division:
Best Drama Series: Secret Love Affair
Best Directing: Ahn Pan Suk
Best Scriptwriting: Jung Sung Joo
Best Actor/Actor Top Excellence: Yoo Ah In
Actor Popularity Award: Yoo Ah In
Yoo Ah In is also nominated for Popularity Award in Movie Division for Kangchuli (Tough As Iron).
In Best Actor in Television category, Yoo Ah In will compete with the other young actors, such as Kim Soo Hyun (Man From The Stars), Lee Jong Suk (I Hear Your Voice), Joo Won (Good Doctor), and senior actor Jo Jae Hyun (Jung Do Jun).
This year’s awards ceremony will be held on May 27th at Kyunghee University’s Peace Hall and broadcast live on JTBC. The 50th Baeksang Arts Awards will broadcast online on its Official Site as well. Wishing all the best for Master Sik!