Yesterday September 21st, the award ceremony of the “Seoul International Drama Awards 2023”. The ceremony began at 6 PM KST, but before the big show, all artists passed by the red carpet to greet the press and introduce themselves and the work they were nominated for. As per its name, the ceremony welcomed international artists but there were still Korean actors, actresses, and singers nominated for the award ceremony. If you haven’t been able to watch the show yesterday, the live replay will soon be uploaded to the Seoul International Drama Awards official website, and you’ll get a chance to binge-watch the show.
First of all, congratulations to all the nominees, because even if not everyone received an award, getting nominated in such a competition is already proof of great success, so congratulations to all of them. May it be an outstanding actor, the best drama, or even the best O.S.T., the competition was rude and all got nominated for outstanding performances, so to us, they’re all winners. Kpopmap got a chance to attend the Red Carpet of the event and meet those wonderful Korean artists, here they are.
MC Bae & Kwak HyeonGyeong
Before getting to the nominees, the Red Carpet MC, MC Bae, and Kwak HyeonGyeong welcomed us warmly and entertained the public during the entire duration of the Red Carpet. They did great as MCs as well and they allowed both celebrities and the public to have a fun and enjoyable time at the venue.
The first Korean artist to walk along the Red Carpet was Kim DaSom. No specific information regarding her presence at the event was revealed, so we still don’t know if she was simply attending the event or part of the nominees, but we surely appreciated her coming and greeting us in such a beautiful dress. As Kim DaSom is very popular among Korean actresses, her presence at the event was greatly awaited.
The second artist to make an appearance on The Red Carpet was Baek SungHyun. He was in charge of presenting the ceremony along with other artists. He made a big impression on the Red Carpet with his distinguished suit and unmatched visuals.
Third was Yoo SeonHo. He was also here as a presenter of the award ceremony. Everybody was charmed by his outstanding visuals and soft smile. Many said that Yoo SeonHo made a visual ‘all kill’ at the Red Carpet.
Next was the actor Lee SangYeob. Just like the previous celebrity, he came to present some award categories during the award ceremony. Everyone felt refreshed and heart-warmed by his adorable smile and ethereal visual.
Following the duo Jeon HyeonMu and actress Lee SeYoung. The duo came as the official MC of the award ceremony, and their arrival together at the Red Carpet got fans screaming in joy. Both looked stunning and they had a very cute and friendly chemistry as well, making them a perfect MC duo.
After we got the honor to welcome Go JooWon on the Red Carpet. His uncomparably outstanding and manly visuals won all hearts as he walked the Red Carpet. He also was there to present and deliver some awards to the nominees alongside Nam BoRa, who unfortunately did not attend the Red Carpet.
Later, actress Jin JiHee arrived in the prettiest black dress to attend the Red Carpet. Everyone was stunned by her naturally charming visuals and her unique dress. She really made quite an impression. Like her other fellow celebs, she came to present and deliver some awards. Even if she did deserve one herself for her gorgeous beauty.
Then, the long-awaited actor Lee SungMin walked along the Red Carpet. Winner of the Outstanding Korean Actor Award for his role in “Reborn Rich”, Lee SungMin was one of the great highlights of both the Red Carpet and the award ceremony. Congratulations to him for his award.
Choi MinSik & Kang YoonSeok
Afterward came the directors Choi MinSik and Kang YoonSeok, the two worked on the brand new Disney+ Original series called “Big Bet”, they both won the Golden Bird Award, Congratulations to them!
Last but not least, the Drama O.S.T singer Kim HoJoong made his appearance at the Red Carpet. A lot of fans were waiting for him and cheered loudly at his arrival. He won the Outstanding Korean Drama O.S.T. award for his song ‘Three Bold Siblings’, the soundtrack for the drama ‘Meet You Among Them’. Congratulations to him on his win.
That was all the artists we could meet at the “Seoul International Drama Awards” Red Carpet. Once again, congratulations to all winners and nominees of the award competition, and a big thank you to all the MCs and presenters who did an amazing job as well.