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For Your Viewing Pleasure: 51st Baeksang Arts Awards
For Your Viewing Pleasure: 51St Baeksang Arts Awards

For Your Viewing Pleasure: 51st Baeksang Arts Awards

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For Your Viewing Pleasure: 51st Baeksang Arts Awards Written by Joyce On June 3, 2015 Welcome back to For Your Viewing Pleasure, where we take the time out of the week to share some of the most recent fashion-forward photos tied to the K-pop landscape.

The 51st Baeksang Arts Awards took place on May 26th in Seoul, and it was aired on JTBC. It was night full of tuxes and gowns, and while we congratulate all the winners of the night, we also want to feature the winners (and losers) in the fashion world.

Park Shin Hye and Krystal Look Gorgeous and Friendly at Baeksang Arts Awards Ceremony
Park Shin Hye And Krystal Look Gorgeous And Friendly At Baeksang Arts Awards Ceremony

Park Shin Hye and Krystal Look Gorgeous and Friendly at Baeksang Arts Awards Ceremony

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In one shot, the two sit side by side and gaze at the camera with Park Shin Hye wearing a long white dress and Krystal wearing a see-through black dress. Their breathtaking beauty and contrasting fashion effortlessly captures the viewer’s attention. In another photo, the pair’s amicable relationship can be felt as they laugh and act naturally with one another.

Ji Sung And Other Actors Who Were Snubbed At The Baeksang Arts Awards
Ji Sung And Other Actors Who Were Snubbed At The Baeksang Arts Awards

Ji Sung And Other Actors Who Were Snubbed At The Baeksang Arts Awards

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(Photo : ) The 51st Baeksang Arts Awards was a star-studded affair which gathered some of the hottest personalities in Korean television and film. Actor Choi Min Suk, who delivered a stellar performance in the hit movie "The Admiral: Roaring Currents," was the recipient of the Grand Prize. The morose melodrama of a cosmetic ad-man, "Revivre," was recognized as the Best Film. JYJ"s Yoochun beat out Lee Min Ho for Best New Actor in Film, but "Gangnam 1970" could possibly one of the most difficult roles accomplished by the Hallyu star. While the film division provided few surprises, there were several awards in the Television category which left viewers questioning the validity of the Baeksang Arts Awards and its selections.

Ji Sung was nominated in the Best Actor in Television category for his critically acclaimed performance as Cha Do Hyun in the psychological drama, "Kill Me, Heal Me." He was a fan favorite for the award, but he was beaten out by "Misaeng" star Lee Sung Min. "Misaeng" resonated with young office workers, who yearned for a supervisor who was as empathetic as Oh Sang Shik, the character portrayed by Lee. Although, the role portrayed by Ji in "Kill Me, Heal Me" may have been more challenging, the reality of "Misaeng" and its impact on Korean office staff may have influenced the votes towards Lee.

The relatability of "Miseang" may have also factored into the decision to honor ZE:A"sSiwan with the Best New Actor in Television award. Siwan shared the category with other top acting idols including EXO"s D.O., Lee Joon, ZE:A"sPark Hyung Sik and his "Misaeng" co-star, Kim Dae Myung. Lee Joon continues to deliver a strong performance in "Heard It From The Grapevine," the family drama which also received several awards. It should be noted that the Television division does not include Best Supporting Actor and Actress categories. This was most evident in the Best New Actor and Actress categories, where leading actors like Siwan were up against stars who appeared in supporting roles.

JYP Greets Lee Min Ho during Baeksang Arts Awards after Scandal with Suzy

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During his passionate stage with his sexy dancers, who are wearing bikini-like outfits, he approaches actors, such as Kim Sae Ron and Shin Min Ah. He even stops the music when he reaches Lee Yoo Ri, asking her if she is married, then singing “Your House” in despair. Lee Yoo Ri busts out laughing, embarrassed at the singer’s unexpected performance.

The grand finale is yet to come when he stops the music once more. When catching sight of Lee Min Ho, Suzy’s boyfriend, he greets the actor with a hello and a polite handshake.

Meanwhile, the Baeksang Arts Awards have been held since 1965 to promote the popular culture and arts of Korea. The awards are divided into a TV section and a movie section.

The 51st Baeksang Arts Awards Announce Winners, Choi Min Sik and Nah Young Suk Win Grand Prizes
The 51St Baeksang Arts Awards Announce Winners, Choi Min Sik And Nah Young Suk Win Grand Prizes

The 51st Baeksang Arts Awards Announce Winners, Choi Min Sik and Nah Young Suk Win Grand Prizes

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Grand AwardNah Young SukBest TV DramaHeard It Through the GrapevineBest Entertainment ProgramAbnormal SummitBest Educational/Cultural ShowFood OdysseyBest DirectorKim Won Suk (Misaeng)Best Lead ActorLee Sung Min (Misaeng)Best Lead ActressSong Yoon Ah (Mama)Best New ActorIm Si Wan (Misaeng)Best New ActressGo Ah Sung (Heard It Through the Grapevine)Best Variety Star (Male)Jun Hyun Woo (Abnormal Summit, I Live Alone)Best Variety Star (Female)Lee Gook Joo (Comedy Big League, Roommate Season 2)Best ScreenplayPark Kyung Soo (Punch)Male Popularity AwardLee Jong Suk (Pinnochio)Female Popularity AwardKrystal (My Lovely Girl)

Yonghwa and J.Y. Park perform, Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye, Yoochun, Krystal, and more win at "51st Baeksang Arts Awards"

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Walking away with the Daesang awards were Choi Min ShikandProducer Na Young Sukat the "51stBaeksang Arts Awards 2015"held on May 26.

The awards ceremony is held annually by IS PLUS Corp. to recognize outstanding achievements in the entertainment industry and to garner wide public attention upon the best in Korean films and dramas.

Baeksang Arts Awards: Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye, Krystal Continue To Dominate Popular Votes
Baeksang Arts Awards: Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye, Krystal Continue To Dominate Popular Votes

Baeksang Arts Awards: Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye, Krystal Continue To Dominate Popular Votes

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Lee Min Ho maintains a strong lead over JYJ"s Yoochun, in the Most Popular Actor in Film category. He currently leads the category with 73.26 percent of the popular vote. Lee is recognized for his compelling portrayal of a small-time thug in the 2015 film noir, "Gangnam 1970." Although, he has an extensive acting portfolio, "Gangnam 1970" served as his film debut. He is also nominated in the Best New Actor category for the film.

Yoochun is second in the category with 23.90 percent of popular votes for his film debut in "Haemoo." He is currently starring as Choi Mu Gak in the SBS series, "The Girl Who Sees Smells, which will include its 16 episode run on May 21.

Park Shin Hye continues to dominate the Most Popular Actress in Film category with 80.65 percent, for her portrayal of the Queen in "The Royal Tailor." Park is also nominated in the Best Actress Television division for "Pinocchio."

Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye, EXO D.O, f(x) Krystal Currently Lead Popularity Vote for 51st Baeksang Arts Awards
Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye, Exo D.o, F(X) Krystal Currently Lead Popularity Vote For 51St Baeksang Arts Awards

Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye, EXO D.O, f(x) Krystal Currently Lead Popularity Vote for 51st Baeksang Arts Awards

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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 (accumulated) 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.

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.

The 51st Baeksang Arts Awards nominees: Kang Ha-neul, Park Yoo-chun, Lee Min-ho, Byeon Yo-han, Jo Bok-rae and more
The 51St Baeksang Arts Awards Nominees: Kang Ha-Neul, Park Yoo-Chun, Lee Min-Ho, Byeon Yo-Han, Jo Bok-Rae And More
Baeksang Arts Awards D-15: Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye And Lee Jong Suk Lead Popularity Votes
Baeksang Arts Awards D-15: Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye And Lee Jong Suk Lead Popularity Votes

Baeksang Arts Awards D-15: Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye And Lee Jong Suk Lead Popularity Votes

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(Photo : ) Lee Min Ho and Park Shin Hye continue to dominate the Most Popular Actor/Actress in Film categories for the 51st Baeksang Arts Awards. The votes have fluctuated over the past weeks, but both stars have maintained strong leads over their competition.

Park Shin Hye continues to reign over the Most Popular Actress in Film category with 88.04 percent of votes. She maintains a large margin over We Got Married star Kim So Eun, who is in second place with 9.95 percent of the popular vote. In 2014, Park portrayed the Queen in the period film, The Royal Tailor.

Fans of Lee Min Ho have rallied to drive the actor past JYJs Yoochun in the Most Popular Actor in Film category. He continues to lead the category with 60.92 percent, while Yoochun has 32.60 percent of the popular vote.