2020 KBS Drama Awards

The 2020 KBS Drama Awards (KoreanKBS 연기대상; HanjaKBS 演技大賞; RRKBS Yeon-gi Daesang), presented by Korean Broadcasting System (KBS),[2] was held on 31 December 2020 at KBS Hall in Yeouido, Seoul. It was hosted by Jo Bo-ah, Lee Sang-yeob, Kim Kang-hoon and Do Kyung-wan [ko]. Considering the resurgence of COVID-19, the show was held without on-site audience.[3][4] The show aired on 31 December at 20:30 (KST).[5]

2020 KBS Drama Awards
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Date31 December 2020
SiteKBS Hall, Yeouido, Seoul
Hosted by
Official websiteKBS Drama Awards
Grand Prize (Daesang)Chun Ho-jin
Lifetime achievementLate Song Jae-ho
Most awards15 for Once Again
Television coverage
NetworkKBS2, KBS World
Ratings4.3% (nationwide)[1]

Winners and nomineesEdit

(Winners denoted in bold)[6][7][8]

Grand Prize (Daesang) Special Lifetime Achievement Award
Top Excellence Award, Actor Top Excellence Award, Actress
Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries
Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama
Excellence Award, Actor in a Daily Drama Excellence Award, Actress in a Daily Drama
Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Best Actor in a One-Act/Special/Short Drama Best Actress in a One-Act/Special/Short Drama
Best Young Actor Best Young Actress
Best New Actor Best New Actress
Netizen Award, Actor Netizen Award, Actress
Best Couple Award Best Writer


Order of the presentation, name of the presenter, and the award they presented
Order Presenter Presented
1 Park Da-yeon [ko], Joo Ye-rim Best Young Actor/Actress
2 Kim Myung-soo and Kwon Na-ra Best New Actor/Actress
3 Kim Young-kwang and Choi Kang-hee Netizen Award
4 Lee Do-hyun and Jeon Hye-bin Best Actor/Actress in a One-Act/Special/Short Drama
5 Kim Byung-chul and Shin Dong-mi Best Supporting Actor/Actress
6 Park In-hwan and Cho Yeo-jeong Special Lifetime Achievement Award
7 Lee Geon-joon [ko] (Chief of KBS Drama Center) and Lee Min-jung Best Writer
8 Oh Min-suk and Seol In-ah Excellence Award in a Serial Drama
9 Seol Jung-hwan and Cha Ye-ryun Excellence Award in a Daily Drama
10 Jang Dong-yoon and Kim So-hyun Excellence Award in a Miniseries
11 Kang Ha-neul Top Excellence Award
12 Yang Seung-dong Grand Prize (Daesang)

Special performancesEdit

Order of the presentation, name of the artist, and the song(s) they performed
Order Artist Performed
1 Jung Yong-hwa feat. Brillante Children's Choir and Kim Kang-hoon "Spring Breeze" (봄바람)
(Once Again OST)
CNBLUE "Then, Now, and Forever" (과거 현재 미래)
2 Lee Han-wi feat. Na Tae-joo "I'm Sorry Sorry" (쏘리 쏘리해)
(My Lilac OST)
3 ADG7 feat. Lee Sang-yi and Dokteuk Crew "Taking You to Us" (모십니다)
ADG7 feat. Dokteuk Crew "Aucha" (어차)

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Lee Min-ji (1 January 2021). "남궁민 대상 '2020 SBS 연기대상' 6.7%, 시상식 시청률도 흥행따라 갈렸다" [Nam Goong Min Awards '2020 SBS Drama Awards' 6.7%, the audience rating at the awards ceremony also changed according to the box office hit]. Newsen (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved 1 January 2021.
  2. ^ "KBS Drama Awards 2020 Nominees - Dramas". HanCinema. 10 December 2020.
  3. ^ Lee Kyung-ho (6 December 2020). "[단독]조보아, 도경완과 함께 2020 KBS 연기대상 MC 확정" [[Exclusive] Cho Bo-a and Do Gyeong-wan confirmed the 2020 KBS Drama Awards MC]. Star News (in Korean).
  4. ^ Lee Min-ji (22 December 2020). "2020 KBS 연기대상' 도경완 조보아 이상엽 MC 확정(공식)" ['2020 KBS Drama Awards' Do Kyung-wan Cho Bo-a Lee Sang-yeop MC confirmed]. Newsen (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved 23 December 2020.
  5. ^ 2020 KBS Drama Awards on KBS World
  6. ^ Suman Priya Mendonca (1 January 2021). "Check Out The Winners of KBS Drama Awards 2020: Cheon Ho Jin Wins Grand Prize". IBT. Retrieved 1 January 2021.
  7. ^ Lee Nam-kyung (31 December 2020). "'KBS 연기대상' 서지훈X이상이X보나X신예은X이초희, 남녀신인상 수상" [KBS Drama Awards' Seo Ji-hoon x Lee Sang-i x Bona x Shin Ye-eun x Lee Cho-hee, won the male and female rookie award]. MBN Star (in Korean). Retrieved 31 December 2020.
  8. ^ Yang So-young (1 January 2021). "[2020 KBS 연기대상] 천호진 두번째 대상…'한다다' 15관왕 "이변無"(종합)" [[2020 KBS Drama Awards] Cheon Ho-jin's second grand prize... 'Handada' 15 crowns, "no change" (total)]. The Daily Economy Star (in Korean). Retrieved 13 February 2021.

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