On May 1, the '55th Baeksang Arts Awards' took place at the COEX D Hall in Gangnam, Seoul. The awards ceremony is a prestigious event that gives recognition to outstanding achievements in Korean film and drama. Comedian Shin Dong Yup, actor Park Bo Gum, and idol/actress Suzy returned as the MCs this year.
Check out the 2019 winners below!
Daesang (Grand Prize): Kim Hae Ja 'The Light In Your Eyes'
Best Actor: Lee Byung Hun 'Mr. Sunshine'
Best Actress: Yeom Jung Hwa 'SKY Castle'
Best New Actor: Jang Ki Yong 'Come and Hug Me'
Best New Actress: Kim Hye Yoon 'SKY Castle'
Best Supporting Actor: Kim Byung Chul 'SKY Castle'
Best Supporting Actress: Lee Jung Eun 'The Light In Your Eyes'
Best Variety Performer (Male): Jun Hyun Moo 'I Live Alone'
Best Variety Performer (Female): Lee Young Ja 'Point of Omniscient Interference'
Best Drama: 'My Mister'
Arts Award: Park Sung Jin 'Memories of The Alhambra'
Best Educational Program: 'Journalism Talk Show J'
Best Entertainment Program: 'Point of Omniscient Interference'
Best Screenplay: Cho Hyun Tak 'SKY Castle'
Best Script: Park Hye Young 'My Mister'
Young Theatre Award: Sung Soo Yeon
V Live Popularity Award (Female): IU
V Live Popularity Award (Male): D.O.
Bazaar Icon Award: Kim Hye Soo
Daesang (Grand Prize): Jung Woo Sung 'Innocent Witness'
Best Actor: Lee Sung Min 'The Spy Gone North'
Best Actress: Han Ji Min 'Miss Baek'
Best New Actor: Kim Young Kwang 'On Your Wedding Day'
Best New Actress: Lee Jae In 'Svaha: The Sixth Finger'
Best Supporting Actor: Kim Joo Hyuk 'Believer'
Best Supporting Actress: Kwon So Hyun 'Miss Baek'
Best New Director: Lee Ji Won 'Miss Baek'
Best Director: Kang Hyung Chul 'Swing Kids'
Best Scenario: Kim Tae Gyun & Kwang Kyung Taek 'Dark Figure of Crime'
Best Film: 'The Spy Gone North'
Arts Award: Hong Kyung Pyo 'Burning'