How Many ‘Best Actress’ Wins + Nominations These K-drama Actresses Have In 7 Awards Shows

Our favorite K-drama leading ladies aren't only full of charm but also of talent.
by Mylene Mendoza   |  Jul 5, 2020
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Our favorite K-drama leading ladies aren’t only full of charm but also of talent. And while awards aren’t the only indicators of success for our favorite stars, it’s still worth noting whenever they win or even get nominated on various awards shows, whether they're big or small.

Below, we list down the ‘Best Actress’ wins and nominations (for both dramas and films) of 10 of our favorite K-actresses across seven Korean awards shows.

Bae Suzy

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Baeksang Arts Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

Korea Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (Gu Family Book)

Wins: 0

APAN Star Awards

Nominations: 2 (Uncontrollably Fond, While You Were Sleeping)

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Wins: 0 

Seoul International Drama Awards

Nominations: 3 (Dream High, Gu Family Book, While You Were Sleeping)

Wins: 1 (Gu Family Book)

KBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (Dream High, Big, Uncontrollably Fond)

Wins: 0

MBC Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (Gu Family Book)

Wins: 1 (Gu Family Book)

SBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (While You Were Sleeping, Vagabond)

Wins: 2 (While You Were Sleeping, Vagabond)

Go Ara

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Baeksang Arts Awards

Nominations: 1 (Reply 1994)

Wins: 0 

Korea Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

APAN Star Awards

Nominations: 2 (Reply 1994, Ms. Hammurabi)

Wins: 0

Seoul International Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

KBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth)

Wins: 0

MBC Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

SBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (You're All Surrounded, Haechi)

Wins: 0

Jun Ji Hyun

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Baeksang Arts Awards

Nominations: 2 (My Love from the Star, Assassination)

Wins: 0 

Korea Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

APAN Star Awards

Nominations: 1 (My Love from the Star)

Wins: 0

Seoul International Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

KBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

MBC Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

SBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (My Love from the Star, The Legend of the Blue Sea)

Wins: 0 

Kim Go Eun

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Baeksang Arts Awards

Nominations: 1 (Guardian: The Lonely and Great God)

Wins: 0

Korea Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (Guardian: The Lonely and Great God)

Wins: 0 

APAN Star Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

Seoul International Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

KBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

MBC Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

SBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

Kim So Hyun

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Baeksang Arts Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

Korea Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

APAN Star Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

Seoul International Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

KBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (Page Turner, The Tale of Nokdu)

Wins: 1 (The Tale of Nokdu)

MBC Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (The Emperor: Owner of the Mask)

Wins: 0

SBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

Lee Ji Eun (IU)

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Baeksang Arts Awards

Nominations: 2 (My Mister, Hotel del Luna)

Wins: 0

Korea Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (The Producers)

Wins: 0

APAN Star Awards

Nominations: 2 (The Producers, My Mister)

Wins: 1 (My Mister)

Seoul International Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

KBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (You Are the Best!, Bel Ami)

Wins: 0 

MBC Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

SBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

Park Min Young

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Baeksang Arts Awards

Nominations: 1 (Sungkyunkwan Scandal)

Wins: 0

Korea Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (City Hunter, Sungkyunkwan Scandal)

Wins: 0

APAN Star Awards

Nominations: 1 (What's Wrong with Secretary Kim)

Wins: 0

Seoul International Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (Sungkyunkwan Scandal)

Wins: 0 

KBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 5 (Hometown of Legends: Gumiho, Sungkyunkwan Scandal, Glory Jane, Healer, Queen for Seven Days)

Wins: 4 (Hometown of Legends: Gumiho, Sungkyunkwan Scandal, Glory Jane, Healer)

MBC Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (A New Leaf)

Wins: 0

SBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (City Hunter, Remember)

Wins: 0 

Park Shin Hye

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Baeksang Arts Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

Korea Drama Awards

Nominations: 3 (Pinocchio, Doctors, Memories of the Alhambra)

Wins: 0

APAN Star Awards

Nominations: 3 (The Heirs, Pinocchio, Doctors)

Wins: 1 (The Heirs)

Seoul International Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (The Heirs)

Wins: 0 

KBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (Don't Worry, I'm a Ghost)

Wins: 2 (Don't Worry, I'm a Ghost

MBC Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

SBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 4 (You're Beautiful, The Heirs, Pinocchio, Doctors)

Wins: 3 (The Heirs, Pinocchio, Doctors

Son Ye Jin

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Baeksang Arts Awards

Nominations: 7 (Alone in Love, My Wife Got Married, Spellbound, The Pirates, The Last Princess, Be with You, Crash Landing on You)

Wins: 3 (Alone in Love, My Wife Got Married, The Last Princess)

Korea Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

APAN Star Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

Seoul International Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (Something in the Rain)

Wins: 1 (Something in the Rain)

KBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 2 (Summer Scent, Shark)

Wins: 0 

MBC Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0 

SBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (Alone in Love)

Wins: 1 (Alone in Love

Song Hye Kyo

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Baeksang Arts Awards

Nominations: 3 (Full House, That Winter, the Wind Blows, Descendants of the Sun)

Wins: 0

Korea Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

APAN Star Awards

Nominations: 2 (That Winter, the Wind Blows, Descendants of the Sun)

Wins: 0 

Seoul International Drama Awards

Nominations: 1 (That Winter, the Wind Blows)

Wins: 0 

KBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 3 (Full House, Worlds Within, Descendants of the Sun)

Wins: Full House 

MBC Drama Awards

Nominations: 0

Wins: 0

SBS Drama Awards

Nominations: 3 (All In, Sunlight Pours Down, That Winter, the Wind Blows)

Wins: 2 (All In, That Winter, the Wind Blows)

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