PENTAGON, Im Soo Hyang, Lee Yoo Ri, And More Win Big At 2018 Korea Culture And Entertainment Awards
On November 28, the Korea Culture and Entertainment Awards honored some of this year’s biggest achievements in Korean entertainment and popular culture!
The annual award ceremony, which took place in Seoul at 4 p.m. KST, recognized the accomplishments of various executives in the entertainment industry, as well as entertainers in a number of fields.
This year’s recipients of the K-Pop Artist Award included PENTAGON, Golden Child, Weki Meki, LABOUM, APRIL, Shaun, and Jang Deok Cheol.
PENTAGON later wrote on Twitter, “Thanks to the overflowing love of our UNIVERSE [PENTAGON’s official fan club], we were given the honor of receiving the K-Pop Artist Award at the 2018 Korea Culture and Entertainment Awards today!”
They went on to add, “We will become a PENTAGON that repays [your love] with even cooler performances in the future! We are always thankful. We love you.”
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— PENTAGON·펜타곤 (@CUBE_PTG) November 28, 2018
Golden Child also shared photos of themselves with their trophy and wrote, “Golden Child ended up receiving the honor of the K-Pop Artist Award at the 26th Korea Culture and Entertainment Awards. Golden Child worked hard this year, and our Goldenness [Golden Child’s official fan club] always remained by our side. Let’s continue to happily walk together for tens of thousands of years.”
— GoldenChild (골든차일드) (@Official_GNCD) November 28, 2018
LABOUM expressed their excitement through their own message of gratitude, writing, “We received an award! We will become a LABOUM that works even harder in the future. Thank you.”
— LABOUM 라붐 (@officialLABOUM) November 29, 2018
Rookie groups 14U, Lip Bubble, LUCENTE, and HeyGirls received the 2018 Best New K-Pop Artist Award, while AlphABAT took home the EMN Rising Star Award.
Check out this year’s winners in the drama and film categories below!
Grand Prize (Daesang): Lee Yoo Ri
Best Actor: Jo Hyun Jae
Best Actress: Im Soo Hyang
Best Supporting Actor: Kim Nam Hee
Best New Actor: U-KISS’s Jun (Lee Jun Young)
Best Film: “The Spy Gone North”
Best Director: Yoon Jong Bin, “The Spy Gone North”
Best Actor: Lee Beom Soo
Best Actress: Moon So Ri
Best Supporting Actor: Ki Joo Bong
Supporting Actor: Oh Dae Hwan, Oh Yoon Hong
Best New Actor: Yoo Tae Oh
Best New Actress: Han So Young
Congratulations to all of this year’s winners!