Annual KFAA nominations announced
The event to take place today at the Lotte Hotel in Sogong-dong, central Seoul, will recognize the feats of some of the best performing actors and personnel over the last year.
Along with Kim and Lee, actors Cho Min-soo and Lee Jung-jin from Kim’s gory masterpiece “Pieta” will be up for awards.
The film’s success abroad - winning best film at the 2012 Venice Film Festival - will be acknowledged at the awards ceremony.
Ahn Sung-ki will also be handed an award for becoming one of the first Koreans, along with Lee Byung-hun, to leave their handprints on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in June.
Various entertainers, committee members and industry heavyweights will be in attendance.
By Carla Sunwoo