Winners Of The 2019 KBS Entertainment Awards
On December 21, the best and brightest of KBS’s comedy and variety this year took the stage at the 2019 KBS Entertainment Awards.
The ceremony was hosted by Jun Hyun Moo, Son Dam Bi, Jang Dong Yoon, and Kim Joon Hyun.
The Daesang (Grand Prize) this year was won by the fathers on “The Return of Superman!”
Sam Hammington shed tears on stage and said, “Thank you very much. I would like to thank the staff members, who help us out quietly behind-the-scenes. Many people around the world are watching us, and I am so grateful to them.” Park Joo Ho, the father of the much-loved Na Eun and Gun Hoo, surprised everyone by revealing that he and his wife are expecting a third child!
The Daesang winner was chosen through 40 percent live audience votes, 30 percent votes from KBS variety producers, and 30 percent audience pre-votes. The other nominees were Lee Kyung Kyu, Lee Young Ja, Kim Sook, Jun Hyun Moo, and Kim Seung Hyun’s family (from “Mr. House Husband 2.”
Check out the full list of winners below!
Daesang (Grand Prize): “The Return of Superman” fathers
Viewers’ Choice for Best Program: “The Return of Superman”
Top Excellence in Show & Entertainment: Kim Seung Hyun (“Mr. House Husband 2”)
Top Excellence in Comedy: Park Joon Hyung (“Gag Concert”)
Excellence in Show & Entertainment: Do Kyung Wan (“I Like Songs,” “The Return of Superman”), Kim Tae Woo (“Immortal Songs”)
Excellence in Comedy: Seo Tae Hoon (“Gag Concert”)
Hot Issue Entertainer: Yang Chi Seung (“Boss in the Mirror”), Jo Myung Seob (“I Like Songs”), NU’EST’s Baekho (“Let’s Go, Man Soo Ro”), FTISLAND’s Minhwan (“Mr. House Husband 2”)
Hot Issue Variety Program: “Convenience Store Restaurant”
Best Icon Award: “The Return of Superman” children
Best Teamwork: “Happy Together”
Best Challenge Award: “Let’s Go, Man Soo Ro” and “Problem Child in House”
Special Achievement Award: Shin Hyun Joon (“Entertainment Weekly”)
Staff of the Year Award: Kim Seung Joon
Special Producer Award: Shin Dong Yup (“Immortal Songs,” “Hello Counselor”)
Rookie Award in Show & Entertainment: Jung Il Woo (“Convenience Store Restaurant”), Shim Young Soon (“Boss in the Mirror”)
Rookie Award in Comedy: Bae Jung Geun (“Gag Concert”)
Rookie DJ of the Year: Apink’s Jung Eun Ji
Radio DJ of the Year: Lee Geum Hee
Writer Award: Baek Soon Young (“The Return of Superman,” “Convenience Store Restaurant”)
Best Idea Award: Weekly Park Sung Kwang Team (“Gag Concert”)
Congratulations to all the winners!