Winners of Korea Kids Choice Awards 2012

Winners of Korea Kids Choice Awards 2012

Winners of Korea Kids Choice Awards 2012Recently, Nickelodeon held the "2012 Korea Kids' Choice Awards" where many kids pick there favorite comedians, singers, shows, and many more.

Most notable winner was comedian Yoo Jaesuk, who has been the winner for this category for five consecutive years. This year he won with 5,236 votes (63%) maintaining his honorable streak. Yoo Jaesuk said, "I thank all the children who voted for me in receiving this prize. Last year I wanted to challenge myself for my fifth consecutive win and I'm very happy that I was able to."

For "Best Female Singer," IU took the win with 3,567 votes(43%), achieving first place again for two consecutive years, displaying her power of this generation. For "Best Male Singer," popular boy band BEAST won with 3,493 votes (42%) against 2PM who was the winner last year.

Also the winner for "Best Actor" with 3,862 votes (47%) was none other than Kim Soohyun. He proved he is popular amongst kids as well as adults.

Other category winners:

Best Voice Actors: Um Sanghyun "Kung Fu Panda 2"

Best NICK Animation: Spongebob Squarepants

Best Movie: "Kung Fu Panda 2"

In total, 8,283 kids participated in this online voting event.

Source: Star News and TV Daily

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‘Korea Kids Choice Awards’ vote Yoo Jae Suk as ‘Best Comedian’

‘Korea Kids Choice Awards’ vote Yoo Jae Suk as ‘Best Comedian’

Korea Kids Choice Awards vote Yoo Jae Suk as Best Comedian

Comedian Yoo Jae Suk once again proved that he was the nations favorite comedian.

Childrens entertainment channel Nickeloden recently conducted the Korea Kids Choice Awards 2012, asking 8,283 children to vote for Best Comedian.

Yoo Jae Suk who was proven to be popular amongst the young children when elementary students selected him as best looking on Infinity Challenge. This has been expanded upon as he has now been selected as Best Comedian by Korean children.

The entertainer who was once again voted #1 comedian with 63% of the votes (5,236) remarked, I am deeply grateful to the children for this honor. Last year, I said that I would like to be voted #1 for the next 5 years, and I am extremely grateful that I was voted once again.

3,567 children (43%) also selected IU as the Best Female Singer, a repeat from last year, and the Best Male Artist award went to B2ST who earned 3,496 (42%) of the votes- triumphing last years winners 2PM who moved down to #2.

Best Actor went to Kim Soo Hyun who earned 47% of the votes (3,862), proving that he was a big hit with the children as well.

SourceImage: TVDaily

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10 Landmarks To Visit In Korea According To Travelers Choice Awards

10 Landmarks To Visit In Korea According To Travelers Choice Awards

Visit Seoul is a project created by the Korean government to help promote Korea. TripAdvisor put together a list of Travelers Choice Awards in 2013 and here are the 10 top places to visit in Korea, according to them!

Check out 10 Landmarks To Visit In Korea According To Travelers Choice Awards!

1. N Seoul TowerSeoul Tower opened to the public on October 15, 1980 and has since become a major tourist attraction. The 236.7m Seoul Tower sits atop Namsan Mountain (243m), Seoul Tower offers panoramic views of Seoul and the surrounding areas. The view is so stunning that many consider Seoul Tower the best tower in Asia.

2. Gyeongbokgung Palace (Northern Palace)Built in 1395, Gyeongbokgung Palace is also commonly referred to as the “Northern Palace” because it is the furthest north when compared to the neighboring palaces of Changdeokgung (Eastern Palace) and Gyeongheegung (Western Palace). Gyeongbokgung Palace is arguably the most beautiful and remains the grandest of all five palaces. 

3. The Memorial of KoreaThe grounds of the War Memorial of Korea were once the headquarters of the Korean Infantry. Many experts from different fields were consulted numerous times and exhaustive research was done in order to complete the exhibits. This memorial is the largest of its kind in the world.

4. Changdeokgung Palace and HuwonChangdeokgung Palace was the second royal villa built following the construction of Gyeongbukgung Palace in 1405. It was the principal palace for many of the Joseon kings and is the most well-preserved of the five remaining royal Joseon palaces. The palace grounds are comprised of a public palace area, a royal family residence building, and the rear garden. Known as a place of rest for the kings, the rear garden boasts a gigantic tree that is over 300 years old, a small pond, and a pavilion.

5. Haedong Yonggungsa Temple

Haedong Yonggungsa Temple is situated on the coast of the north-eastern portion of Busan. This superb find of a tourist spot and temple offers visitors the rare find of a temple along the shore line. Most temples in Korea are located in the mountains. Haedong Yonggungsa Temple was first built in 1376 by the great Buddhist teacher known as Naong during the Goryeo Dynasty. Haesu Gwaneum Daebul (Seawater Great Goddess Buddha), Daeungjeon Main Sanctuary, Yongwangdang Shrine, Gulbeop Buddhist Sanctum (enclosed in a cave), and a three-story pagoda with four lions can all be seen looking out over the ocean.

6. Hwaseong FortressHwaseong Fortress is an impressive structure from the latter part of the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) and the official fortress of Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do. The fortress (constructed from 1794 to 1796) was built as a show of the King’s filial piety towards his father Jangheonseja and to build a new pioneer city with its own economic power.

7. Bulguksa TempleBulguksa Temple is the representative relic of Gyeongju and was designated as a World Cultural Asset by UNESCO in 1995. The beauty of the temple itself and the artistic touch of the stone relics are known throughout the world.

8. Panmunjeom (Joint Security Area)Panmunjeom is located in the demilitarized zone, 50km north from Seoul and 10km east from the city of Gaeseong. 

9. Haeinsa TempleHaeinsa Temple was founded during the third year of King Ae-Jangs reign (802), by two monks Suneung and Ijung. The name Haein originates from the expression Haeinsammae of Hwaeomgyeong (Buddhist scripture), which means truly enlightened world of Buddha and our naturally undefiled mind.

10. Beomeosa TempleBeomeosa Temple is located at the edge of Mt. Geumjeongsan, a famous mountain in Busan. About 1,300 years ago it was constructed by monk Ui Sang in the 18th year (678) of King Munmu (reign 661~681) of the Silla Kingdom (the kingdom mainly occupied the Gyeongsang-do Province region in 678A.D.).

 

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PSY's "Gangnam Style" Nominated For Kids' Choice Awards

"Gangnam Style" is not only loved by adults, but by kids too.

PSY's mega-hit "Gangnam Style" has been nominated for the Best Song award at this year's Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards. He will be up against other renowned acts like Taylor Swift, Carly Rae Jepsen, and One Direction.

PSY is currently busy promoting all over the world, though he will be back on Korean soil for the Presidential Inauguration ceremony on February 25th.

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Psy's 'Gangnam Style' nominated for best song at Kids' Choice Awards

Psy's 'Gangnam Style' nominated for best song at Kids' Choice Awards

Psy's 'Gangnam Style' nominated for best song at Kids' Choice Awards

Korean rapper Psy's "Gangnam Style" is nominated for the Best Song of the year and Psy himself for Favorite Asian Act for the Kids' Choice Awards hosted by Nickelodeon.

His song is competing with "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" sung by Taylor Swift, "Call Me Maybe" by Carly Rae Jepsen, "What Makes You Beautiful" by One Direction and so on.

The 26th Kids' Choice Awards will be aired on April 3. Kids pick their favorite celebrities for various categories by voting online until March 15. The awards ceremony has grown in clout with more and more celebrities taking pride in nominations and making appearances.

Fans can cast votes on the Web site (www.2013kca.com).

By Ahn Joo-hee

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Psy’s “Gangnam Style” nominated for ‘Best Song’ at Nickelodeon’s ‘Kids Choice Awards’

Psy’s “Gangnam Style” nominated for ‘Best Song’ at Nickelodeon’s ‘Kids Choice Awards’

Psys Gangnam Style nominated for Best Song at Nickelodeons Kids Choice Awards

Who said the Gangnam Style fad is over?

Psys popularity is still running hot. Not only was he recently featured in a Super Bowl commercial, hes still horse-dancing across the globe with requests to appear all over the globe. And even though hes slowed down his promotions in the United States, they havent forgotten himhis Gangnam Style was nominated for Best Song at Nickelodeons Kids Choice Awards.

Other nominees for the category of Best Song include Taylor Swift, Carly Rae Jepsen, and One Direction.

You can vote for Psy here.

Even though hes incredibly busy, hell still be returning back to Korea to perform at the Presidential Inauguration on the 25th.

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Psys Gangnam Style is nominated for the Best Song at the Kids Choice Awards in the U.S.

Psys Gangnam Style is nominated for the Best Song at the Kids Choice Awards in the U.S.

Psys Gangnam Style is nominated for the Best Song at the Kids Choice Awards in the U.S. Psys Gangnam Style is currently very popular globally among children.

The song has recently been nominated for the Best Song at the Nickelodeons Kids Choice Awards, which will be held on March 23.

The Kids Choice Awards is Nickelodeons special event that invites the most popular celebrities in each area, selected by children. At the awards, Psy will compete against other world-famous celebrities.

Other songs that have been nominated for the Best Song are Taylor Swift, Carly Rae Jepsen, and One Direction. From the vote that will be carried out until March 15, the winner will be selected.

Psy has also been nominated for the Favorite Asian Act. Hes competing against Super Juniors former member Hankyung.

Hosted by Josh Duhamel, the awards nominated Johnny Depp, Christine Stewart, and the lead characters of the film The Avengers, Adel, and Justin Bieber for other awards.

Source: Starnews

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Wonder Girls snap a photo together at the ‘Kids’ Choice Awards’

Wonder Girls snap a photo together at the ‘Kids’ Choice Awards’

Wonder Girls snap a photo together at the Kids Choice Awards

The Wonder Girls snapped a new photo that showcased each of the members beautiful charms.

On April 3rd, the Wonder Girls shared the photo above via their official Twitter page and wrote,  And thank you all for voting! We had so much fun at KCA 2012! Thank You always for the love and support.

The Wonder Girls were in Los Angeles, California on March 31st to attend the 2012 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards. The girls, who are the first Korean artist to release their self-titled movie The Wonder Girls, were nominated for an award under the Favorite Asian Act category.

In the photos, the girls looked lovely in their evening gowns, posing for the camera, and netizens who came across the photo remarked, Always cheering you on, So pretty, all five of you, and Good to see that you guys are so close.

In related news, Childrens Entertainment channel Nickelodeon hosts their Kids Choice Awards every year in Hollywood.

SourceImage : OSEN via Nate

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[news] Wonder Girls attends the Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards 2012

[news] Wonder Girls attends the Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards 2012

[news] Wonder Girls attends the Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards 2012

[news] Wonder Girls attends the Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards 2012

[news] Wonder Girls attends the Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards 2012

The girls of Wonder Girls attended theNickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2012 (KCA 2012) IN LA last 31st of March and the girls looks stunning at the red carpet and get's the chance to meet with the most popularHollywoodicon's and snap a photo with Katy Perry.

Photo's of Wonder Girls wearing stunning white dresses at the red carpet caused quite a buzz in the online community. It has been a while since we last saw Wonder Girls make a public appearance in the US,In the photo's you can see the girls looking very happy and giddy with their funny expressions and goddess like poses on the red carpet.

Netizens commented, "It has been a while since I last saw them", "It's nice for them to be invited at such a popular awards show", "They really look like world stars now".

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Wonder Girls escape the slime at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards

Wonder Girls escape the slime at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards

Wonder Girls escape the slime at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards

K-pop girl group Wonder Girls attended the 2012 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards on Saturday and tweeted pictures from the event the following day.

The girls rubbed shoulders with some Hollywood heavyweights, including Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift, and even the first lady, Michelle Obama.

The band competed against three other Asian performers for the Favorite Asian Act award: Agnes Monica from Indonesia, Yuna from Malaysia and Charice from the Philippines. The Filipino singer who rose to fame through YouTube took the award.

Nickelodeon is one of the most-watched cable channels in the United States and targets children from grade school to their early teens. The Kids’ Choice Awards honors celebrities and programs that have captivated this demographic.

Meanwhile, the K-pop group’s TV movie “The Wonder Girls” premiered on TeenNick in February. The Korean band made its entry into the U.S. market in 2007 with the backing of agency JYP Entertainment.

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