Oh!K (Astro Ch 394) brings fans the highly-anticipated MBC Drama Awards, live on 30 December, Wednesday at *8.05pm with an encore on 31 December, Thursday at *4.05pm. Save the date and tune in to see if your favourite K-stars win the various categories, from, Best Couple Award, Best New Actors/Actress Awards to the top Excellence Awards, Drama of the Year and the Grand Prize (Daesang) Award!
Close on its heels is the MBC Korean Music Festival the day after, on 31 December, Thursday at *8.05pm with an encore on 1 January at *5.30pm. Don’t miss this dazzling array of the biggest K-pop idols.
While fans in Malaysia eagerly await the official announcement of the K-drama award nominees and the list of K-music sensations, MBC has announced that Refund Sisters – the chart-topping female group consisting of Lee Hyo-ri, Jessi, MAMAMOO’s Hwasa, and Uhm Jung-hwa – will be appearing on both the entertainment Awards and the music festival events.
Actor Kim Seon-ho (Good Manager, Start-Up, 2 Days & 1 Night Season 4) has also been appointed the host, for the first time, for the 2020 MBC Music Festival.
It’s the perfect time to re-watch or catch on your favourite K-dramas on Oh!K for the holidays, and a great way to prepare yourself for the year-end award and music shows!
MBC Drama Recap 2020 on Oh!K
The best 2020 K-dramas put a spotlight on a suspenseful game of survival among those who ‘reset’ their lives in 365: Repeat the Year airing Saturdays at 6pm and an intense thriller that blurs the line between good and evil in The Game: Towards Zero airing Sundays at 6pm.
On-Going MBC Thrillers on Oh!K – Finale Episodes
Also, don’t miss out on the high-tension thrillers in Kairos, new episodes premiering Wednesdays at 7,40pm with the finale on 16 December and Royal Family, Mondays at 7.40pm, with the finale episode on December 28! Will Kairos’ Im Seo-jin be able to change the past and prevent the kidnapping of his daughter, and will Kim Im-sook and Han Ji-hoon survive their dangerous battle with a powerful chaebol family in Royal Family?
On-Going & New MBC Romances on Oh!K
This December, see sparks fly when two people destined for each other meet in some of MBC’s best romance stories ever told. The chemistry continues to sizzle between Seo Ji-sung and Jung Kook-hee in this AI-themed rom-com, Please Don’t Date Him – watch new episodes Tuesdays at 9.40pm; Bad Love, which airs Tuesdays to Fridays at 9.00pm, features the unconventional love between five men and women; also, catch how a couple overcome big differences in age, social status and life experiences in A Thousand Kisses, weekdays, 11.00pm.
For Christmas specials, fall in love all over again with a marathon of one of Korea’s most beloved K-dramas, Coffee Prince airing Thursdays and Fridays at 12.00pm from Thursday, 24 December.
In a brand-new movie, Trade Your Love premiering on Friday, 25 December on Oh!K, Seong-Suk (Kim Dong-wook) is in line to inherit the family’s airline but there’s a catch – he needs to get married first. Meanwhile, Hae-Joo (Ko Sung-hee) wants to live her life on her terms but is constantly pressured by her mother and three older brothers to get married. When Seong-Suk and Hae-Joo meet on a blind date, they decide to enter into a marriage contract and pretend marriage for three years. It seems like a perfect arrangement but during their wedding preparations, they face unexpected difficulties.
* To note: this information is correct at the time of dissemination. Changes to the timing may occur closer to date of the live broadcasts.