The 1st half of 2017 saw quite the number of fantastic movies and K-dramas be released, and with the 2nd half of the year now officially kicking off, here's the big question - what has been the best in Korean entertainment for 2017 (so far)?
In a new survey conducted by research company Pimy Eye (PMI), over 5,000 Korean men and women between the ages of 20 to 50 about their favourite Korean movies, variety shows, dramas, actors, and actresses. After tallying up the votes taken from the survey platform Tilian, here are the most popular Korean movies, variety shows, dramas, actors, and actresses in 2017 so far (as voted by the Korean public).
3. Beauty and the Beast (16% of votes)
2. Confidential Assignment (16.3% of votes)
1. Roh Moo-hyun (25.8% of votes)
3. The Good Manager (17.1% of votes)
2. The Defendant (17.2% of votes)
1. Goblin (49.5% of votes)
TV variety shows
3. Infinity Challenge (24% of votes)
2. Mom's Diary - My Ugly Duckling (27.2% of votes)
1. Youn's Kitchen (30.1% of votes)
3. Kim Soo-Hyun (12.8% of votes)
2. Park Bo Gum (31% of votes)
1. Gong Yoo (39.6% of votes)
3. Jun Ji-Hyun (20.9% of votes)
2. Park Bo-Young (24.3% of votes)
1. Kim Go-Eun (34.5% of votes)
A big congrats to all these popular K-dramas, movies, TV shows, actors, and actresses!
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