As we reach the final days of 2010, Korea's popular primetime channels SBS, KBS and MBC will be hosting a multitude of award shows to wrap up the year with a bang. With eight programs on our plates --that's three gayo daejun (music festival) shows, two entertainment award events and three drama award ceremonies-- allkpop has compiled a handy schedule guide to sum up what's to come. Since announcements are still being released daily, this guide is still incomplete and will be updated accordingly, so remember to keep checking back!
- - -Overview: Wed, December 29th: MBC Entertainment Awards, SBS Gayo Daejun Thurs, December 30th: SBS Entertainment Awards, KBS Music Festival, MBC Drama Awards Fri, December 31st: KBS Drama Acting Awards, MBC Gayo Daejun, SBS Drama Awards (Note: The KBS Entertainment Awards took place on December 25, check out the winners list & performances here and their official site here.)
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( check current time in Korea here )December 29th: ? MBC Entertainment Awards (9PM KST) MCs: TBA Red Carpet: See photos here. See official site here. ? SBS Gayo Daejun (9:55PM KST) MCs: Jung Yonghwa, Jo Kwon, Hwang Jung Eum & Kim Heechul Performers line-up: 2AM, 2NE1, 2PM, 4minute, B2ST, BoA, CNBLUE, F.T. Island, GD&TOP, KARA, miss A, MBLAQ, SE7EN, SHINee, SNSD, Super Junior, TEEN TOP (and more) Special Stages: Opening by TEEN TOP, B2ST's transformation into T-ara, Maknae 'Circus' + 'Actresses' movie collab (Taemin, Chansung, Mir, Seohyun, Jiyoung, Sulli & Lizzy), SISTAR vs miss A 'cops and robbers' collab, MBLAQ & 4minute, 2NE1 & Kim Gun Mo collab, 2AM & Baek Ji Young collab, GDTOP & Se7en, CNBLUE & surprise senior guest See official site here. December 30th: ? SBS Entertainment Awards (8:50PM KST) MCs: Shin Dong Yup & Jang Yoon Jung See official site here. ? KBS Music Festival (9:50PM KST) MCs: TBA Performer's line-up: 2AM, 2PM, 4minute, After School, B2ST, CNBLUE, December, DJ DOC, F.T. Island, f(x), IU, Kara, miss A, SECRET, SHINee, Shin Seung Hoon, SISTAR, SNSD, Super Junior, Supreme Team, T-ara, U-Kiss, Yang Hee Eun & more Special Stages: 2AM's Changmin, 2PM's Junsu, SHINee's Jonghyun & B2ST's Yoseob for Bohemian Rhapsody See official site here. ? MBC Drama Awards (9:55PM KST) MCs: Kim Young Man, Lee So Yeon See official site here. December 31st: KBS Drama Acting Awards (9PM KST) MCs: TBA Performers line-up: JYJ and more See official site here. ? MBC Gayo Daejun (9:55PM KST) MCs: Ryu Si Won, Tiffany Hwang & Kwon Yuri Performers line-up: 2AM, 2NE1, 2PM, 4minute, After School, B2ST, BoA, CNBLUE, Da Vichi, F.T. Island, f(x), Homme, Hong Jin Young, GD&TOP, INFINITE, IU, KARA, K. Will, Lim Jung Hee, miss A, Narsha, Rainbow, SECRET, Seo In Young, SG Wannabe, SHINee, SISTAR, SNSD, Son Dambi, Song Dae Kwan, Super Junior, Supreme Team, Tae Jin Ah, T-ara, U-KISS, Younha, ZE:A Special Stages/Features: Khuntoria mini drama, After School's ninth member debut, Seo In Young & ZE:A's "Love the Way You Lie" cover, SME (f(x)+Super Junior) vs JYPE (miss A+2PM) stage, F.T. Island vs CNBLUE See official site here. SBS Drama Awards (9:55PM KST) MCs: TBA See official site here.
- - -Note: All music shows (Music Bank, Music Core & Inkigayo) will return the following week. So, which shows and performances are you most looking forward to? Tell us in the comments section below!