Gongjunim Special Report: Upcoming Dramas at KBS, SBS and MBC

As the second half of 2010 is coming, more anticipation is given to the upcoming Korean dramas which are going to release during that period too. Gongjunim has gathered some information on the Korean dramas which are going to broadcast on Monday-Tuesday and Wednesday-Thursday at 9:55pm (KRT) timeslot.

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KBS (Monday-Tuesday slot)

Drama Title: My Country Calls (국가가 부른다)
Cast: Lee Soo Kyung, Kim Sang Kyung, Ryu Jin, Horan
Broadcast Date: 10 May 2010 via KBS 2TV at 9:55pm (KRT)

Drama Title: Nine-Tailed Fox’s Revenge (구미호의 복수)
Cast: Han Eun Jung
Broadcast Date: July 2010 via KBS 2TV at 9:55pm (KRT)

 

SBS (Monday-Tuesday slot) 

Drama Title: Giant (자이언트)
Cast: Lee Bum Soo, Park Jin Hee, Park Sang Min, Hwang Jung Eum
Broadcast Date: 10 May 2010 via SBS at 9:55pm (KRT)

Drama Title: To Be Confirmed
Cast: To Be Confirmed
Scriptwriter: Im Sung Han (임성한)
Broadcast Date: October 2010 via SBS at 9:55pm (KRT) 

 

MBC (Monday-Tuesday)

Drama currently on air: Dong Yi (동이)

Drama Title: Queen of Housewives Season 2
Cast: To Be Confirmed (in May)
Broadcast Date: September 2010 via MBC at 9:55pm (KRT)

 

KBS (Wednesday-Thursday slot)

Drama Title: Baker King, Kim Tak Goo (제빵왕 김탁구)
Cast: Yoon Shi Yoon, Eugene, Lee Young Ah
Broadcast Date: June 2010 via KBS 2TV at 9:55pm (KRT)

Drama Title: Escaper (도망자)
Cast: Rain
Broadcast Date: September 2010 via KBS 2TV at 9:55pm (KRT)

 

SBS (Wednesday-Thursday slot)

Drama Title: Bad Guy (나쁜 남자)
Cast: Kim Nam Gil, Han Ga In, Kim Jae Wook
Broadcast Date: May 26 2010 via SBS at 9:55pm (KRT)

Drama Title: My Girlfriend is Nine-Tailed Fox (내여자친구는 구미호)
Cast: Lee Seung Gi
Broadcast Date: August 2010 via SBS at 9:55pm (KRT)

Drama Title: Dae Mul (대물)
Cast: Kwan Sang Woo, Go Hyun Jung
Broadcast Date: October 2010 via SBS at 9:55pm (KRT)

Drama Title: My Princess (마이프린세스)
Cast: Song Seung Hun, Kim Tae Hee
Broadcast Date: To Be Confirmed (via SBS)

Drama Title: Athena : Goddess of War (아테나 : 전쟁의 여신)
Cast: Jung Woo Sung, Cha Seung Woo, Soo Ae, Lee Ji Ah
Broadcast Date: December 2010 or early 2011 via SBS at 9:55pm (KRT) 

 

MBC (Wednesday-Thursday slot)

Drama Title: Road Number One (로드넘버원)
Cast: So Ji Sub, Kim Ha Neul, Yoon Kye Sang 
Broadcast Date: June 2010 via MBC at 9:55pm (KRT)

Drama Title: What’s Up (왓츠업)
Cast: Jeon Hye Jin, Im Joo Hwan 
Broadcast Date: August 2010 via MBC at 9:55pm (KRT)

Drama Title: Sonnet Under The Roof (지붕아래 소네트)
Cast: To Be Confirmed 
Broadcast Date: October 2010 via MBC at 9:55pm (KRT)

(Gongjunim will update more when I have more on-hand information ^^)

Other dramas which are coming soon…

Drama Title: Coffee House (커피하우스)
Cast: Kang Ji Hwan, Park Shi Yeon, Ham Eun Jung
Broadcast Date: May 17 2010 via SBS at 8:55pm (KRT)

Drama Title: Birdie Buddy (버디버디)
Cast: UEE, Lee Yong Woo, Lee Da Hee
Broadcast Date: To Be Confirmed (via KBS)

Drama Title: Sungkyunkwan Scandal (성균관 스캔들)
Cast: Micky Yoochun, Song Joong Ki, Jung Da Young, Jo MinKi
Broadcast Date: September 2010 (via KBS)

 

Which one are you anticipating then? ^^

Korea Buzz – Jang Geun Suk and Goo Hye Sun Won “Korea’s Best Looking Male And Female” at Ipoll Korea

As Gongjunim blogged earlier on “Korea’s Best Looking Male and Female TOP100” poll which is taken place at Ipoll Korea website, the poll has just ended at 11pm (KRT)! And the results are out!

Jang Geun Suk and Goo Hye Sun are both ranked first for “Korea’s Best Looking Male and Female”!

Once again, congratulations to both of them~!! ^^

Top 10 (Male): 1. Jang Geun Suk, 2. Park Jae Bum, 3. Lee Seung Gi, 4. Song Seung Hun,  5. Kim Hyun Joong, 6. Lee Min Ho, 7. Min Kyung Hoon, 8. KangTa, 9. Yoon Shi Yoon, 10. Lee Jun Ki.

Top 10 (Female): 1. Goo Hye Sun, 2. Hwang Jung Eum, 3. Shin Se Kyung, 4. Sun Ye, 5. Eugene, 6. Park Ye Jin, 7. Lee Hyori, 8. So Hee, 9. TaeYeon, 10. Yoon Eun Hye. 

(credit – DC + 모닝뉴스 + gongjunim.wordpress.com)

Korea Buzz – “The 46th BaekSang Arts Awards 2010” Winners Unveiled

(Translated from 뉴스엔) This year, the 46th annual BaekSang Arts Awards does not have any unusual change. Actress Go Hyun Jung and “Haeundae” movie director Yoon Jae Kyun held the glory of “DaeSung” together. Go Hyun Jung is awarded the “DaeSung” through her role at drama “Queen SeonDeok” at the TV Section and Director Yoon Jae Kyun is being awarded “DaeSung” for his directed movie “Haeundae”.

◇The 46th BaekSang Arts Awards 2010 Winners List

★ Movie Section
▲DaeSung (Grand Award)= Yoon Jae Kyun (“Haeundae”’s Director)
▲Best Production= “National Athlete”
▲Best Producer= Jang Hoon (“Secret Reunion”)
▲Best New Producer= Lee Ho Jae (“The Scam”)
▲Best Outstanding Actor= Ha Jung Woo (“National Athlete”)
▲Best Outstanding Actress= Ha Ji Won(“Closer to Heaven”)
▲Best New Actor= Lee Min Ki (“Haeundae”)
▲Best New Actress= Jo An (“Lifting King Kong”)
▲Best Screenplay(Best Scenario)= Jang Min Suk (“Secret Reunion”)
▲High One Resort Male Popularity= Jang Geun Suk (“Itaewon Murder Case”)
▲High One Resort Female Popularity= Choi Kang Hee (“Ae-ja”)

★ TV Section
▲DaeSung (Grand Award)= Go Hyun Jung (MBC “Queen SeonDeok”)
▲Best Production (Drama)= KBS 2TV “IRIS”
▲Best Production (Culture)= MBC “Tears of the Amazon”
▲Best Production (Entertainment)= MBC “High Kick Through the Roof”
▲Best Producer= Go Dong Seon (MBC “Queen of Housewives”)
▲Best New Producer= Yoo Hyun Gi (KBS 2TV “God of Study”)
▲Best Outstanding Actor= Lee Byung Hun (KBS 2TV “IRIS”)
▲Best Outstanding Actress= Kim Nam Joo (MBC “Queen of Housewives”)
▲Best New Actor= Kim Nam Gil (MBC “Queen SeonDeok”)
▲Best New Actress= Hwang Jung Eum (MBC “High Kick Through The Roof”)
▲TV Entertainer(Male)= Park Sung Ho (KBS 2TV “Gag Concert”)
▲TV Entertainer(Female)= Kang Yoo Mi Ahn Young Mi (KBS 2TV “Gag Concert”)
▲Best Screenplay= Chun Sung Il (KBS 2TV “Chuno”)
▲ High One Resort Male Popularity= Lee Seung Gi (SBS “Brillant Legacy”)
▲ High One Resort Female Popularity= Yoona (MBC “Cinderella Man”)

★ Special Awards
▲Merit Award= Bae Sam Ryong
▲Instyle Award= Son Ye Jin

(translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)

The MCs for this year BaekSang Arts Awards ceremony are Lee Hwi Jae and Kim Ah Joong. The artistes who graced the awards event include Go Hyun Jung, Ha Ji Won, Lee Byung Hun, Kim Nam Joo, Ha Jung Woo, Sun Woo Sun, Son Ye Jin, So Ji Sub, Kim Nam Gil, Lee Min Ho, Lee Seung Gi, Moon Geun Young, Jang Geun Suk, Han Hyo Joo, Lee Min Jung, Seo Woo, Jo An, Lee Min Ki, Choi Kang Hee, Park Bo Young, Yoona, Hwang Jung Eum, Shin Se Kyung, Kim Ji Suk, Jung Yong Hwa, Yoon Shi Yoon, Choi Daniel etc.

Here are some videos of “The 46th annual BaekSang Arts Awards 2010”:

Video cap of the red carpet ceremony held before the awards ceremony:

Lee Min Ho and Yoona presenting TV Section “Best New Actor Award” and “Best New Actress Award” + Kim Nam Gil and Hwang Jung Eum’s award acceptance speech:

Jang Geun Suk and Moon Geun Young presenting TV Section “Best Outstanding Actor Award” and “Best Outstanding Actress Award”:

Jang Geun Suk’s award acceptance speech for “Male Popularity Award” (Movie Section):

Lee Seung Gi and Yoona’s award acceptance speech for “Male Popularity Award” and “Female Popularity Award” (TV Section):

So Nyeo Shi Dae’s special stage performance of “Run Devil Run”:

Minho is looking great with a refreshed look at the red carpet ceremony:

More photos at the red carpet ceremony:

Looking forward to the BaekSang Awards next year~! Fighting~! <3333333 ^^

(videos credit – penquin2006, ffsaints, raine210, quachthanhdinh, SmoothyEco01)

Korea Buzz – Lee Seung Gi Took 1st Place For “46th BaekSang Arts Awards” Male Popularity Award

(Translated from 마이데일리) Lee Seung Gi who is actively involved in various fields such as drama, entertainment, pop song and CF last year has won the 1st place Male Popularity award for TV/movie section for “The 46th BaekSang Arts Awards” due to overwhelming votes.

On March 23 night where the voting for Popularity awards closes, Lee Seung Gi has secured himself at the 1st place with 53% votes. Following behind are Dong Bang Shin Ki Jung YunHo, Kim Nam Gil, Jang Geun Suk and Lee Jun Ki.

And also other than the Popularity award, Lee Seung Gi is also being nominated for the Best Male Newcomer and Best Entertainer awards, altogether 3 award nominations in total. Lee Seung Gi who got his nick name as “70% Viewership Man” through “2Days 1Night” programme is heatly anticipated by netizens on what results he is going to obtain at “The 46th BaekSang Arts Awards”.

For the Female Popularity award, the results came down to So Nyeo Shi Dae’s Yoona. The following behind are Yoon Eun Hye, Han Hyo Joo and Hwang Jung Eum.

“The 46th BaekSang Arts Awards” will be held on March 26 at 8pm in Seoul National Theatre (Haeoreum Theatre).

(translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)

Congrats to Lee Seung Gi and Yoona~!

Korea Buzz – The 46th Annual BaekSang Arts Awards 2010

The 46th annual BaekSang Arts Awards 2010 is coming soon!

This year, the BaekSang Arts Awards will be held at National Theatre (Haeoreum Theatre) on 26 March (Friday) from 8pm to 10pm and the awards programme will be broadcasted via KBS 2TV.

The MCs for the awards ceremony will be Lee Hwi Jae and actress Kim Ah Joong.

The awards are divided into 2 sections – Movie and TV sections.

Gongjunim shall focus on TV section which is gaining much more attention. 

Nominees for the 46th annual BaekSang Arts Awards (TV Section):

Best TV Drama:
Queen of Housewives (MBC)
Queen SeonDeok (MBC)
IRIS (KBS2)
Brillant Legacy (SBS)
Chuno (KBS2)

Best Producer:
Hong Sung Chang (SBS – You’re Beautiful)
Go Dong Seon, Kim Min Sik (MBC – Queen of Housewives)
Park Hong Gyun, Kim Geun Hong (MBC – Queen SeonDeok)
Kim Gyu Tae, Yang Yoon Ho (KBS2 – IRIS)
Kim Byung Wook, Kim Young Gi, Jo Chan Joo (MBC – Unstoppable High Kick 2) 

Best New Producer:
Kwak Jung Hwan (KBS2 – Chuno)
Park Young Soo (SBS – Glory of Family)
Baek Soo Chan (SBS – Dream)
Jin Hyuk (SBS – Brillant Legacy)
Yoo Hyun Gi (KBS2 – God of Study)

Best Outstanding / Excellence Actor:
Kim Soo Ro (KBS2 – God of Study)
So Ji Sub (SBS – Cain & Abel)
Lee Byung Hun (KBS2 – IRIS)
Yoon Sang Hyun (MBC – Queen of Housewives)
Jang Hyuk (KBS2 – Chuno)

Best Outstanding / Excellence Actress:
Kim Tae Hee (KBS2 – IRIS)
Kim So Yeon (KBS2 – IRIS)
Kim Nam Joo (MBC – Queen of Housewives)
Go Hyun Jung (MBC – Queen SeonDeok)
Han Hyo Joo (SBS – Brilliant Legacy)

Best New Actor:
Kim Nam Gil (MBC – Queen SeonDeok)
Lee Seung Gi (SBS – Brilliant Legacy)
Yoo Seung Ho (KBS2 – God of Study)
Yoon Shi Yoon (MBC – Unstoppable High Kick 2) 
Daniel Choi (MBC – Unstoppable High Kick 2)

Best New Actress:
Go Ah Sung (KBS2 – God of Study)
Seo Woo (MBC – Tamra, The Island)
Shin Se Kyung (MBC – Unstoppable High Kick 2)
Lee Min Jung (SBS – Smile, You)
Hwang Jung Eum (MBC – Unstoppable High Kick 2)

Best Entertainer (Male):
Kang Ho Dong
Park Sung Ho
Lee Seung Gi
Lee Soo Geun
Yoo Jae Suk

Best Entertainer (Female):
Kang Yoo Mi
Park Ji Sun
Song Eun Yi
Ahn Young Mi
Lee Hyo Ri

Best Screenplay:
Park Ji Eun (MBC – Queen of Housewives)
Kim Young Hwan, Park Sang Yeon (MBC – Queen SeonDeok)
Lee Jae Yoon, Shin Jae Won, Lee Ji Hyang, Choi Yi Rang, Bae Jong Byung  (MBC – Tamra, The Island)
So Hyun Kyung (SBS – Brilliant Legacy)
Chun Sung Il (KBS2 – Chuno)

For more details on the TV awards section coverage and Best Popularity Awards, you can go to here.

(translation copyrights credit – gongjunim.wordpress.com)

Do not miss the 46th Annual BaekSang Arts Awards 2010~! ^^