The popularity vote for the 51st Baeksang Arts Awards is currently under way, having started on April 24, and with about six days left of voting, a handful of actors have pulled well away from the pack.
As of 4:30 p.m. KST, Lee Min Ho and Park Yoo Chun are in a huge lead for the film actor category, at 52.98 percent and 42.82 percent (accumulative) respectively, while Lee Min Ho’s “The Heirs” costar Park Shin Hye has a near runaway for the film actress category, with a huge 83.55 percent of the vote. Second in the film actress category is Kim So Eun, with 7.56 percent.
The TV categories are also showing a similar trend, with the top two actors running a tight race while the top actress boasts a formidable lead.
Leading the votes for TV actors are EXO’s D.O and Lee Jong Suk, at less than a half a percent of separation: D.O has 47.47 percent of the votes and Lee Jong Suk 47.01 percent.
Krystal of f(x) leads the TV actresses with 64.64 percent, well ahead of Goo Hye Sun, who is in second with 10.49 percent.