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58th Baeksang Arts Awards: Nominees For TV And Film

From Netflix series 'Squid Game' and 'D.P.', to historical dramas like 'The Red Sleeve' and 'Twenty-Five Twenty-One'—there just was no shortage of talent and quality from the past year's roster of K-dramas and films!

ICYMI: the 58th Baeksang Arts Awards announced its nominees for the television and film categories yesterday! These candidates were chosen among K-dramas, shows, and films that aired or were released between April 12, 2021 and March 31, 2022. Surveying ahead of the final nominations were a total of 60 industry experts—20 more than last year—making the selection thorough and fair.

The 58th Baeksang Arts Awards will be broadcast live next month, May 6, at 7:45 p.m. KST (6:45 p.m. Philippine Standard Time) on JTBC.

Below, find the full list of nominees for the 58th Baeksang Arts Awards. Did your favorites make the list?

Best Drama


Twenty Five, Twenty One

Squid Game

The Red Sleeve

Political Fever

Best Variety Show

Shooting Stars (Kick a Goal)

Single’s Inferno

Street Woman Fighter

You Quiz on the Block


Best Educational Show

Great Minds

The Story of the Day Biting the Tail

Documentary Insight National Team (literal title)

My Golden Kids

Kiss the Universe

Best Actor

Kim Nam Gil – Through the Darkness

Lee Jung Jae – Squid Game

Lee Junho – The Red Sleeve

Im Siwan – Tracer

Jung Hae In – D.P.

Jung Hae In is nominated for Best Actor for his portrayal of An Jun-Ho in 'D.P.' | Netflix

Best Actress

Kim Tae Ri – Twenty Five, Twenty One

Kim Hye Soo – Juvenile Justice

Park Eun Bin – The King’s Affection

Lee Se Young – The Red Sleeve

Han So Hee – My Name

Best Supporting Actor

Lee Deok Hwa – The Red Sleeve

Lee Hak Joo – Political Fever

Lee Hyun Wook – Mine

Cho Hyun Chul – D.P.

Heo Sung Tae – Squid Game

Best Supporting Actress

Kang Mal Geum – Thirty-Nine

Kim Shin Rok – Hellbound

Kim Joo Ryung – Squid Game

Ok Ja Yeon – Mine

Jang Hye Jin – The Red Sleeve

Playing Na Hui-do in 'Twenty-Five Twenty-One' has gotten Kim Tae Ri a nomination for Best Actress | tvN, Netflix

Best New Actor

Goo Kyo Hwan – D.P.

Shin Seung Ho – D.P.

Yoo In Soo – All of Us Are Dead

Choi Hyun Wook – Twenty Five, Twenty One

Tang Joon Sang – Racket Boys

Best New Actress

Kim Hye Joon – Inspector Koo

Lee Yeon – Juvenile Justice

Lee Yoo Mi – All of Us Are Dead

Jung Ho Yeon – Squid Game

Cho Yi Hyun – All of Us Are Dead

Best Male Entertainer

Kim Gura

Moon Se Yoon

Lee Yong Jin

Jo Se Ho


Up-and-coming actor Tang Joon Sang gets Best New Actor nomination for 'Racket Boys' | SBS

Best Film

The Miracle

Escape from Mogadishu

Sewing Sisters

Romance Without Love

King Maker

Best Actor

Kim Yun Seok – Escape from Mogadishu

Sol Kyung Gu – King Maker

Lee Sun Gyun – King Maker

Jung Woo – Hot Blooded

Choi Min Sik – In Our Prime

Best Actress

Go Doo Shim – Everglow

Park So Dam – Special Delivery

Lee Hye Young – In Front of Your Face

YoonA – The Miracle

Jeon Jong Seo – Romance Without Love

Aside from being in the running for Best Film, 'King Maker' stars Sol Kyung Gu and Lee Sun Gyun are both nominated for Best Actor | Megabox Joongang, Seed Film

Best Supporting Actor

Goo Kyo Hwan – Escape from Mogadishu

Park Yong Woo – Spiritwalker

Sung Yoo Bin – Perhaps Love

Jo Woo Jin – King Maker

Heo Joon Ho – Escape from Mogadishu

Best Supporting Actress

Kim So Jin – Escape from Mogadishu

Kim Jae Hwa – Escape from Mogadishu

Shim Dal Gi – Snowball

Oh Na Ra – Perhaps Love

Lee Soo Kyung – The Miracle

Best New Actor

Kim Dong Hwi – In Our Prime

Kim Jae Bum – Hostage: Missing Celebrity

Mu Jin Sung – Perhaps Love

Lee Hong Nae – Hot Blooded

Jung Jae Kwang – Not Out

Best New Actress

Gong Seung Yeon – Aloners

Minah – Snowball

Seohyun – Love and Leashes

Lee Yoo Mi – Young Adult Matters

Choi Sung Eun – Ten Months