Baeksang Awards 2021, a complete list of Winners, that we all have been patiently waiting for. The Baeksang awards are one of the most prestigious award shows of entire South Korea and are considered to be a huge deal. The Baeksang Awards or the Baeksang art Awards are also known as Paeksang Arts Awards. These awards have been introduced for awarding the excellent performance in the field of arts and film, television and theatre in South Korea. Baeksang Award was first introduced in South Korea in the year 1965 by Chang Key-young, who is also a founder of a reputed newspaper company. And his pen name being Baeksang has been hence titled as the name of the award ceremony.
The basic idea of introducing these awards back then was to boost up the morale of the artists. And to showcase respect to them for their excellent contribution to the field. It was hence established for the establishment of the popular culture. And since then every year, this award ceremony is conducted, and it takes place annually. It is considered to be an extremely prestigious award in South Korea. With the spam, of time the award function has also now been famous in many parts of Asia and the world. We all look forward to these awards every year and to know who won in which genre.
This award ceremony is held annually and is currently organized by IIgan sports and JTBC Plus. This year the prestigious award function took place again and held its 57th award night. So, the 57th Baeksang Awards took place on 13th May 2021 and the 9:00 time slot. Today we are going to take a peek at the winners of the awards, and let’s see who all took home the trophy.
Baeksang Awards 2021 – Here is the complete list of Winners
The 57th Baeksang Awards 2021 took place on 13th May 2021. All the popular stars and winners lit the red carpet completely with their dazzling looks. This prestigious award function is basically a celebration of achievements in broadcast, cable, and streaming TV content. And also one the domestic films and theatrical production. All the nominees of the award function were announced a day before, that is on 12th May 2021, via the official website. All the works which were released between 1st May 2020 to 12th April 2021 were all eligible for the nominations. The hit award night was hosted this year by Shin Dong Yup and Bae Suzy.
Beating everyone else this year, the team of Beyond Evil took the most awards in its bucket. This year the variety performer Yoo Jae Suk won the Daesang award grand prize in television. While director Lee Joon Ik won the grand prize in the film category as the best director for the film The Book Of Fish. Now coming to the television category, The JTBS drama Beyond Evil won the best drama award. While Kim Cheol-kyu won the best director award for flower of the evil. Shin Ha-Kyun won the best actor award for Beyond Evil. Kim So-Yeon won the best actress award for the drama The penthouse war in life. Lee Do-Hyun won the best new actor for 18 again. While Park Ju-Hyun won the best new actress for extracurricular.
In the best new actor category, Oh Jung-Se won the award for its okay to not be okay. Yeom Hye-ran won the best new actress for the Uncanny counter. The best male entertainer award went to Lee Seung-gi for master in the house and busted season 3. The best female entertainer award went to Jang Do-yeon for I live alone and don’t be the first one. As the best variety show, the MBC show hangout with Yoo won the award. The best educational show award went to the Archive project-modern Korea 2 from SBS. Kim Su-jin won the best screenplay award for Beyond Evil. In the technical award category, Cho Sang-Kyung won for costume design for the drama its okay to not be okay.
In the film category, Samjin Company English Class won the best film award. Hong Eui-Jeong won the best director award for Voice of silence. Yoon Dan-bi won the best new director award for Moving On. The best new actor award went to Yoo Ah-In for Voice of silence. The best new actress award went to Jeon Jong-seo for The Call. As the best new actor, Hong Kyung received the award for Innocence. The best new actress award went to Choi Jung-Woon for Moving On. While the best supporting actor award went to Park Jung-min for Deliver Us From Evil.
The best-supporting actress award went to Kim Sun-young for the three sisters. The best screenplay award went to Park Ji-wan for The Day I Died: Unclosed Case. the technical award went to Jeong Seong-jin, Jong Chol-min (VFX) for Space Sweepers. A final and special award was introduced for the tik tok popularity award Where Kim Seon-ho won as the most popular actor, and Seo Ye-Ji won the award for the most popular actress. So, that was the complete list of winners from the Baeksang Awards 2021.