The winners of 43rd Korean Baeksang Arts Awards 2007.


Daesang award (First prize or Big prize) – War of Flowers
Best film – The Host
Best director – Choi Dong-hoon (War of Flowers)
Best new director – Jeon Gye-soo (The Ghost Theater)
Best actor – Ryu Seung-beom (Bloody Tie)
Best actress – Yeom Jeong-ah (The Old Garden)
Best new actor – Jeong Ji-hoon (I’m a Cyborg, but it’s Ok)
Best new actress – Park Si-yeon (The Fox Family)
Best screen writing – Lee Hae-jun and Lee Hae-yeong (Like a Virgin)
Popularity award – Lee Jun-ki and Kim Tae-hee


Daesang award (First prize or Big prize) – Jumong
Best show (drama) – Seoul 1945
Best show (educational) – SOS 24
Best director – Ahn Pan-suk (Behind the White Tower)
Best new director – Kim Hyeong-sik (Surgeon Bong Da-hee)
Best actor – Kim Myung-min (Behind the White Tower)
Best actress – Son Ye-jin (Alone in Love)
Best new actor – Park Hae-jin (Famous Princesses)
Best new actress – Koh Ara (Snow Flower)
Best screen writing – Jeong Hyeong-su and Choi Wan-gyu (Jumong)
Popularity award – Lee Bum-soo and Han Yeh-seul

Baeksang is considered one of the 3 major movie and TV awards in Korea. Congratulations to all the winners.

“The Host” (also known as “Gwoemul”) broke the best selling movie record in Korea in 2006. Themed as a monster movie, The Host offers a lot more than horror… in fact it hardly qualified as a horror movie; it combines comedy, dark humor, suspense, action and just a bit of horror.

Korean movie The Host

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Photos of some celebrities that attended the 1st Asian Film Awards presentation in Hong Kong on Tuesday (March 20). Korean movie “The Host” was the biggest winner of the night.

Hong Kong artist Andy Lau

Andy Lau at Asian Film Awards

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