Saturday, September 12, 2009

[News] Seoul Drama Award 2009 Winner List Announced, SS501 Received Award On Behalf of Kim Hyun Joong

The 4th Seoul Drama Award 2009 prize giving ceremony winners list was released tonight (11 Sept) at Seoul Olympic Park. Seoul had won 5 big prize and was the biggest winner. Among them, winning the Internet Best Actor Award Kim Hyun Joong, could not receive the prize because he was recuperating and quarantined from H1N1 in Japan hospital. The prize was received on behalf by the idol group, SS501's member.

Kim Hyun Joong acted as 'Yoong Ji Hoo' in 'Boys over Flowers', snatched the heart of many girls. Therefore, in the joint internet voting held by 'Seoul Drama Award 2009' and 'Yahoo! Korea', both him and Moon Geun Young, "Painter of the wind', won around 255 million votes and 252 million votes respectively, as the Best Actor and Actress in the heart of internet users in China, Japan, Korea and other Asia countries.

During the award ceremony, guest performer SS501's 3 members, Kim Kyu Jong, Kim Hyung Joon and Hoe Young Saeng, received the award on behalf of their leader Kim Hyun Joong who was absent because of his sickness. Hoe Young Saeng said: "We received the prize on behalf of Kim Hyun Joong. His current health condition is very good, thank you for all your concerns. We will pass this trophy to Kim Hyun Joong." Also, winning 'Internet Best Actress' Moon Geun Young, not only thank the support of her fans but also wish Kim Hyun Joong for speedy recovery.

This year, other than winning the 'Internet Best Actor' and 'Internet Best Actress', Seoul also 'A Men's story' which acted by Park Yoon Ha won the 'Best Long Drama Award'; Kim Myung Min's 'Beethoven Virus' won the 'Best Short Drama Award', and also 'Boys over Flower' winning the 'Most Popular Drama Award', total up to 5 big prizes. Other than this, Taiwan's 'Taiwan 24' and China's 'Live a Luxury and Dissipation Life' both won the 'Judges Special Prize'.

Young Saeng: "I am accepting this prize on behalf of Hyun Joong. Thank you for everybody's support. Currently Hyun Joong is recovering. Thank you for your concern on Hyun Joong. Also thank you for supporting SS501 all the while. From now on, SS501 will show our best infront of everybody. Lastly, I will pass this trophy safely to Hyun Joong. Thank you."


Credit: (chinese translation) Baidu KHJ + (english translation)