Jul 5, 2017
On July 4, the 2017 Korean Film Shining Star Awards celebrated some of the best of the best in the industry.
Stars including Kim Yoon-jin, Jang Hyuk, Shin Seong-il, Yoo In-young, EXO's D.O (Do Kyung-soo), Yoo Jae-myung, and more attended the award ceremony at the Conrad Seoul Hotel that evening.
The Newcomer Award went to both EXO's D.O
and Girls' Generation's YoonA. D.O said when he accepted his award, “I'll continue to experience things and try hard so that I can show you good performances as an actor.”
was unfortunately unable to attend, but her “Confidential Assignment” director Kim Sung-hoon accepted the award on her behalf.
, who received a Popularity Award that evening, said, “I was happy and had a good time while filming 'Misbehaviour,' and I think I've been given this award because people enjoyed seeing that side of me. I'll keep working hard in the future.” Fellow winners Ahn Jae-hong and 2PM's Taecyeon were unable to attend.
of OCN drama “Voice” won the Drama Star Award. He stated, “I'll take this as telling me I should work hard, and work even harder.”
was one of the winners of the Star Award. She said, “It's been 19 years since I began appearing in movies. I think the reason I've been in many good works is luck rather than my own effort.” She added that it has been an honor to work with her fellow actors, who inspire her and give her courage.
Check out the list of winners below.
•Short Film Star Award: Yoo Jae-myung
(“An Unforgettable Letter”)
•Newcomer Award: YoonA (“Confidential Assignment”), D.O (Do Kyung-soo
) (“My Annoying Brother”)
•Popularity Award: Yoo In-young (“Misbehavior”), Ahn Jae-hong
(“Fabricated City”), Taecyeon
(“House of the Disappeared”)
•Drama Star Award: Jang Hyuk (“Voice”)
•Director Award: Kim Sung-hoon
•Special Popularity Award: Bae Seul-gi
•Lifetime Achievement Award: Shin Seong-il
•Star Award: Kim Yoon-jin (“House of the Disappeared”), Sol Kyung-gu
(“The Merciless”), Kim Hae-sook
(“New Trial”), Son Hyun-joo
Congratulations to the winners!