Yoo Jae Suk, Kim Heechul, G-Dragon, IU, and TWICE were among those who made the list.
23 Mar 2017 - 2:30 PM  UPDATED 23 Mar 2017 - 2:31 PM

The Korean entertainment industry has grown considerably over the past few years, but here's the big question - who are the best actors, singers, and entertainers currently active?

In a new survey put out by Sports Chosun in which 50 veteran journalists at 28 influential entertainment media outlets were asked the aforementioned question, and the results were quite interesting. 

Among the many artists and entertainers who made the cut, Kim Min Hee was the only actress to be included on the list of "Best Actors" as voted by the journalists, while TWICE were the only idol group to be included on the list of "Best Singers".

Here are the full results of the survey:

Best Actor

  • Lee Byung Hun (13 votes)
  • Song Kang Ho (8 votes)
  • Choi Min Sik (4 votes)
  • Kim Min Hee (only actress on the list) (3votes)
  • Kim Dong Wook
  • Uhm Ki Joon
  • Hwang Jung Min
  • Choi Jin Woong
  • Ha Jung Woo
  • Yang Dong Geun.

Best Singer

  • Naul (6 votes)
  • Lena Park (6 votes)
  • Ha Hyun Woo (6 Votes
  • Park Hyo Shin (5votes)
  • Kim Gun Mo
  • G-Dragon
  • IU (4 votes)
  • Kim Bum Soo (3 votes)
  • TWICE (the only group)
  • Seo Taiji
  • Lee Seung Chul
  • Kim Dong Ryul
  • Hwan Hee
  • Ali
  • Sung Si Kyung.

Best Entertainer

  • Shin Dong Yup
  • Lee Soo Geun (13 votes)
  • Yoo Jae Suk
  • Yang Se Hyeong (5 votes)
  • Park Myunsoo
  • Kim Heechul (3 votes)
  • Kim Jong Min
  • Kim Jun Ho
  • Kyuhyun 

Here are the media outlets that participated in the survey:

Sports News, News1, NewsAid, The Star (Chosun Ilbo), The Fact, Donga.com, My Daily, Maeil Business Newspaper, Star News, Sports Trend, Sports Donga, Sports Seoul, Sports World, Sports Korea, Sports Korea TV News, Exports News, Waista, Daily Sports, Joey News 24, Ten Asia, Korea Daily, Herald POP, CJ E & M, enews24, OSEN, SBS funE, and TV Report.

What are your thoughts on the results of this Korean entertainment survey?


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