The winners of the 58th Baeksang Arts Awards have been announced and it comes as no surprise that Squid Game won numerous awards at the ceremony. The Netflix show, which gained international popularity, won three awards. These include the Grand Prize (Daesang). D.P. also bagged three awards, including Best Drama. Meanwhile, Lee Junho took home the Best Actor award for The Red Sleeve while the Best Actress award was presented to Kim Tae-ri for Twenty Five, Twenty One.
On the movie front, Escape from Mogadishu won Grand Prize and Best Film. King Marker’s Sol Kyung Gu won Best Actor whereas Lee Hye-young from In Front of Your Face won Best Actress. Via Soompi, take a look at the 58th Baeksang Arts Awards winners list below:
Grand Prize: Squid Game
Best Drama: D.P.
Best Variety Show: “Street Woman Fighter
Best Educational Show: “Documentary Insight National Team
Best Director: Hwang Dong-hyuk — Squid Game
Best Actor: Lee Junho — The Red Sleeve
Best Actress: Kim Tae-ri — Twenty Five, Twenty One
Best Supporting Actor: Jo Hyun-chul D.P.
Best Supporting Actress: Kim Shin-rok — Hellbound
Best New Actor: Goo Kyo-hwan — D.P.
Best New Actress: Kim Hye-joon — Inspector Koo
Best Male Entertainer: Lee Yong-jin
Best Female Entertainer: Joo Hyun-young
Best Screenplay: Kim Min-seok Juvenile Justice
Best Art Direction: Jung Jae-il — Squid Game
TikTok Popularity Award: Lee Junho — The Red Sleeve, Kim Tae-ri — Twenty Five, Twenty One
Grand Prize: Ryu Seung Wan — Escape from Mogadishu
Best Film: Escape from Mogadishu
Best Director: Byun Sung-hyun — King Maker
Best New Director: Jo Eun-ji — Perhaps Love
Best Actor: Sol Kyung-gu — King Maker
Best Actress: Lee Hye-young — In Front of Your Face
Best Supporting Actor: Jo Woo-jin — King Maker
Best Supporting Actress: Lee Soo-kyung — The Miracle
Best New Actor: Lee Hong-nae — Hot Blooded
Best New Actress: Lee Yoo-mi — Young Adult Matters
Best Screenplay: Director Jung Ga Young, screenwriter Wang Hye Ji — Romance Without Love
Best Art Direction: Choi Young-hwan — Escape from Mogadishu
This year, the 58th Baeksang Arts Awards took place on May 6 at the Korea International Exhibition Center (KINTEX) in Ilsan. Shin Dong-yup, Suzy, and Park Bo-gum doubled up as hosts for the event. The award show marked Park Bo-gum’s first activity since he was discharged from his military training.