On September 12, it was revealed that the 2015 Korea Drama Awards will take place on October 6. The awards ceremony is held annually in Jinju, South Gyeongsang Province. Most notably, the nominees for the highest award possible (the grand prize) were revealed.
The grand prize candidates are Kim Soo Hyun of “Producer,” Ji Sung of “Kill Me, Heal Me,” Cha Seung Won of “Hwajung,” Joo Won of “Yong Pal,” and Yoo Dong Geun of “What Happens to My Family?” It’s a bit unusual that all of the nominees are males this year. Furthermore, Joo Won’s drama “Yong Pal” has yet to finish airing.
As for the top excellence actor award, Park Yoo Chun of “The Girl Who Sees Smells,” Park Hae Jin of “Bad Guys,” Lee Jong Suk of “Pinocchio,” Im Si Wan of “Misaeng,” and Yoo Joon Sang of “Heard it Through the Grapevine” have been nominated.
The top excellence actress nominees are Kim Tae Hee of “Yong Pal,” Kim Hee Sun of “Angry Mom,” Park Shin Hye of “Pinocchio,” Jang Na Ra of “I Remember You,” and Hwang Jung Eum of “Kill Me, Heal Me.”
In regard to the best drama nominees, “Producer,” “Yong Pal,” “Misaeng,” “Kill Me, Heal Me,” and “Heard it Through the Grapevine” have been selected.