The one and only awards ceremony open to the public, the “2011 Mnet 20′s Choice Awards” will take place on July 7th.
As “20′s Choice Awards” picks the hottest stars in every field, it’s the ceremony that top stars want to be recognized for as it signifies that they swept the hearts of the public for the first half of 2011.
Who will be chosen as the hottest stars of 2011?
The awards are broken down into 20 categories and the winner for each category will be formulated from a survey of people in their 20s (50%), a professional judge panel (20%), and online polls (30%).
The winners are yet to be chosen, but by looking at the current results from online polls, fans can estimate who the honorable winners may be; however since the online polls only weighs 30% of the whole process, there’s a good probability the ultimate result could be different.
Let’s look at the current online poll results below.
Leading the ‘Male Drama Star‘ poll by a huge margin, the hottest star of 2011 is likely to be Cha Seung Won, who played Dok Go Jin in “The Greatest Love”, capturing the female hearts watching the drama. As of July 1st, Cha Seung Won is leading the poll with more than 130,000 votes, where Lee Min Ho is following behind in distant 2nd place with about 79,000 votes.
The soaring popularity of Cha Seung Won is shown as he is leading the ‘Hottest Six-Pack‘ poll, as well.
In the ‘Female Drama Star‘ poll, Yoon Eun Hye, who is starring in, SBS’s ‘Lie To Me’ is leading with the number 1 position with more than 260,000 votes. Gong Hyo Jin is following closely at 2nd place with more than 220,000 votes. For the category of ‘Movie Star‘, Kang So Ra, who starred in, “Sunny“ is leading.
As for idol groups, 2PM is leading the ‘CF Star‘ poll, where as miss A is leading for ‘New Star’. TVXQ leads in ‘Performance‘, and finally, Big Bang along with f(x) are competing for the top spot in the ‘Trend Musician‘ poll.
MBC ‘Infinity Challenge”s Jung Hyung Don tops the ‘Variety Star‘ poll with his ‘crazy existence’. “BalleriNO” of KBS 2TV’s ‘Gag Concert’ is at the lead of the ‘Best Gag’ poll, in which the top comedy corner is selected.
In ‘Sports Star‘, English Premier League’s ‘Blue Dragon’, Lee Chung Yong is leading the poll while G.NA is leading the ‘Hottest S-Line’ poll.
SNSD’s Seohyun is the top ‘Campus Goddess‘, where as Jung Il Woo is the ‘Trendy Guy‘.
f(x)’s Pinocchio is leading the ‘Online Song‘ poll, G-Dragon is currently the top ‘Style Icon‘, and 2PM is leading both ‘Hallyu Star‘ and ‘Pocari Sweat Hot Balance Star‘ polls.
‘20′s Voice‘, the poll created by the people in their 20′s themselves shows that UV is leading the poll, proving their popularity with the generation of people in their 20′s.
The online polls will officially close on July 6th.
In related news, “2011 20′s Choice Awards” will air live on July 7th, 6PM KST. It will air live through Mnet, tvN, On Style, XTM, ongamenet, as well as stream through Youtube, allowing the whole world to view the awards ceremony.
Source + Photo: StarNews via Nate