Actress Han Hyo Joo and Kim Nam Joo have become the winner for Top Excellence at the MBC drama award, held at 21:55 30 days MBC Dream Center in Ilsan, Gyeonggi. Han is the youngest ever actress to receive this award at age 23.
Han Hyo Joo acted in Dong Yi, a 60 episodes historic drama aired on MBC. Kim Nam Joo is the female lead in the current airing Queen of Reversal. Han gave a very moving speech, she is very thankful and mentioned her parents always ask her to be the salt and the light of the world. Kim mentioned she has been living as the Queen for 2 years, very thankful to the writer and the lighting director who makes her skin glowing like porcelain.
2010 MBC Drama Awards Winner List:
- Top Awards: Kim Nam Joo (Queen of reversal) Han Hyo Joo (Dong Yi)
- Grand Prize: Jung Joon Ho (Queen of reversal), Ji Jin Hee (Dong Yi) Gong Hyo Jin (Pasta), Shin Eun (Flame of Desire)
- Excellence: Park Shi Hoo (Queen of reversal), Lee Min Ho (personal preference) Park Eun (Pink Lipstick) Lee So Yeon (Dong Yi)
- Popularity: Kim Hyun Joong (Playful Kiss / Naughty kiss) Han Hyo Joo (Dong Yi)
- Drama Series of the year: Dong Yi
News source: TVdaily.co.kr 31/12/2010 & Sportsseoul.com 31/12/2010