APAN Star Awards 2022: Winners include Park Ji Hu, Yoon Chan Yang while KONNECT artists wow viewers
The MCs of this year's event were Girl Generation's Kwon Yuri and South Korean actor Jung II Woo
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA: APAN Star Awards 2022 was held at Korea International Exhibition Centre in Ilsan on September 29, 2022, from 8 pm KST. The eminent award show celebrated the many K-dramas released this year and celebrated the actors who were a part of it. The esteemed ceremony was hosted by the Korea Entertainment Management Association whereas Studio M1 co-hosted it. The MCs of this year's event were Girl Generation's Kwon Yuri and South Korean actor Jung II Woo. The late-night event felicitates South Korea's television including OTT and web dramas.
The nominees for the APAN Star Awards 2022 were announced not long ago. The list was dominated by the likes of 'Squid Game', 'Extraordinary Attorney Woo', and 'The Red Sleeve'. The event was attended by Squid Game star Heo Sung Tae, Lee Junho, 'All Of Us Are Dead' star Park Ji Hu, Jeon Mildo and many more. Among the many performances, KONNECT artists' such as Kang Daniel, Yuju and Chancellor stood out.
Here is the full list of winners from the APAN Star Awards 2022.
Best New Actor: Yoon Chan Young (Netflix’s ‘All of Us Are Dead’) and Tang Jun Sang (Netflix’s ‘Move to Heaven’, SBS’s ‘Racket Boys’)
Best New Actress: Park Ji Hu (Netflix’s ‘All of Us Are Dead’)
Best Supporting Actor: Yoon Byung Hee (tvN’s 'Vincenzo,' tvN’s 'Our Blues'). Heo Sung Tae (Netflix’s 'Squid Game')
Best Supporting Actress: Kim Shin Rok (Netflix’s 'Hellbound')
Baek Ji Won (Coupang Play’s 'Anna,' ENA’s 'Extraordinary Attorney Woo')
Popularity Star Award: Park Jaechan (Semantic Error)
Best Couple: Park Seo Ham and Park Jaechan (Semantic Error)
Excellence Award in a Serial Drama: Han Sang Jin (KBS1’s 'The All-Round Wife'). So Yi Hyun (KBS2’s 'Red Shoes')
Best Web Drama: 'Be My Boyfriend'
Best Short Drama: 'Drama Stage 2021 – Deok Gu is Back'
Excellence Award in a Miniseries: Jin Sun Kyu (SBS’s 'Through the Darkness')
Idol Champ Popular Star Award: Park Eun Bin
Global Star Award: Ji Chang Wook
Top Excellent Actor in a Serial Drama: Joo Sang Wook (KBS1’s 'The King of Tears, Lee Bang Won')
Best Director: Jung Ji In and Song Yeon Hwa (MBC’s 'The Red Sleeve')
Best Screenwriter: Moon Ji Won (ENA’s 'Extraordinary Attorney Woo')
Excellent Actress in an OTT Drama: Han Sun Hwa ('Work Later, Drink Now')
Excellent Actress in a Miniseries: Yoo Sun (EVE)
Excellent Actor in an OTT Drama: Ahn Bo Hyun (TVING’s 'Yumi’s Cells,' Netflix’s 'My Name')
Top Excellent Actress in a Serial Drama: Park Jin Hee (KBS1’s 'The King of Tears, Lee Bang Won')
Top Excellent Actor in a Miniseries: Lee Junho ('The Red Sleeve')
Top Excellent Actress in a Miniseries: Shin Min Ah (tvN’s 'Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha,' tvN’s 'Our Blues')
Top Excellent Actor in an OTT Drama: Jung Hae In (Netflix’s 'D.P.')
Top Excellence Actress in an OTT drama: Kim Sung Ryung (wavve’s 'Political Fever')
Best Drama: 'The Red Sleeve'