[News] 121030 Kim Junsu, Ock Joo-hyun Take Top Honors at Musical Awards
Kim Jun-su, a member of boy band JYJ, and Ock Joo-hyun won Best Actor and Best Actress at the 18th Korea Musical Awards on Monday for their roles in “Elisabeth.” Kim played the role of Death, while Ock portrayed the titular heroine.
“La Cage aux Folles,” which premiered in Korea, won Best Foreign Musical, Best Supporting Actor (Kim Ho-young), best Ensemble and Best Choreography, sweeping the most awards on the day.
From left, Kai, Kim Jun-su, Ock Joo-hyun, Kim Ho-young and Oh So-yeon
Best Supporting Actress went to Oh So-yeon of “Next to Normal.” Popera singer Kai won the Best Male Rookie award for “A Tale of Two Cities,” while singer Ivy won the Best Female Rookie award for her role in “Chicago.”
[Trans] 110630 【Idol Awards For First Half Of Year】 ① Idol With Best Acting Skills – Yoochun
◆The Best Drama, “Idol With Best Acting Skills” is?
JYJ’s Park Yoochun(25) who is currently active in MBC’s Drama “Miss Ripley” beat the other idol singers at the polls and has been awarded the position of “Idol With Best Acting Skills.” Park Yoochun challenged for the first time in last year’s KBS2 drama “Sungkyunkywan Scandal” and received good reviews. In his first attempt at modern-day dramas, he captured the attention of the viewers with his calm voice and gentlemanly appearance, together with his execution of crying scenes that surpasses his rookie status. Fellow acting idols have rated Park Yoochun, who is currently still passionately acting in “Miss Ripley,” as having “progressed to a higher level (of acting.)” Other reviews say that “After two dramas, he cements his place as an actor,” “His stable and calm breathing is well executed,” “He understands and expresses his role very well” and other positive comments.
“Idol With Best Acting Skills”
1. Park Yoochun : 36.3%
2. Choi Siwon : 34.5%
3. Ham Eunjung : 27.2%