The 2014 Korean Drama Award was held in the city of Jinju on October 1. My Love from Another Star is the biggest winner of the night, with five awards. Kim Soo Hyun beat many other nominees including Ha Ji Won, Jeon Ji Hyun, Lee Min Ho and Jo Jae Hyun to bring home the Daesang (grand prize) for acting for his role in My Love from Another Star. Kim Soo Hyun also achieved the Hallyu Hot Star award. As Kim Soo Hyun accepted the Daesang award, he was so touched that moved to tears, he thanked everyone for their love and support.
Jaejoong took home the Best Actor award for his leading role in Triangle.
Oh Yeon Seo won Best Actress for Jang Bo Ri Is Here!
Shockingly, It's Okay, That's Love only received one nomination—most likely because it aired so close to the nomination deadline. That single nomination proved to be fruitful as Lee Kwang Soowon the prize for Male Excellence.
For those who watched Doctor Stranger and suffered severe second female lead syndrome, this is your chance to feel vindicated because Kang So Ra won the Female Excellence award for her role
Japanese actor and new Roommate Otani Ryohei was named Best Global Actor for his work on Joseon Gunman.
Dohee, who is currently starring in Boarding House No. 24 and who will also have a role in the upcoming Tomorrow's Cantabile, won Best Female Rookie for Answer Me 1994. She also won best couple with Kim Sung Kyun of Answer Me 1994.
In the OST category, Ailee won for her song "Goodbye My Love" from Fated to Love You.