The Trio Crowd-Favorite K-Series Dominate The Swoonies’ Choice Awards 2021

Netflix’s The Swoon is now on its final round of voting for the “Swoonies’ Choice Awards 2021″.

On December 8th, The Swoon revealed the final nominees in 10 categories. Three of the most popular Korean content on Netflix worldwide top the finalists, including Vincenzo, Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha, and Squid Game.


“Vincenzo” got the most number of nominations in the final round including:

  • Best Drama Anthem
  • Best Couple: Song Joongki and Jeon Yeo-been
  • Most Swoonworthy Confession: Song Joongki and Jeon Yeo-been
  • Thirstiest Trap: Song Joongki
  • Favorite Girl Crush: Jeon Yeo-been
  • Most Thrilling Secret Identity: Ok Taec-yeon
  • Best Villain: Ok Taec-yeon
  • Friendship That Made Us Feel The Most: Song Joongki and Kim Sung-cheol

Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha

“Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha” is in a tight race with “Vincenzo” for the final round in the following categories:

  • Best Drama Anthem
  • Best Couple: Kim Seonho and Shin Mina
  • Most Swoonworthy Confession: Kim Seonho and Shin Mina
  • Thirstiest Trap: Kim Seonho

Squid Game

“Squid Game” secured three categories in the final round including:

  • Hottest Ahjussi: Lee Jung-jae
  • Best Villain: Capitalism
  • Favorite Discovery of the Year: Jung Ho-yeon vs Wi Ha-jun

Other finalists include “My Name”, “Lovestruck in the City”, and “Hospital Playlist”.

Who will be the winners?

The “Swoonies’ Choice Awards” is Netflix’s yearly online voting with fans to honor and celebrate the best of K-dramas.

As we await for the announcement of winners on December 31st, here’s a list of 2020 best dramas chosen by over 4 million fans:

  • Best Drama Anthem: Crash Landing On You
  • Best Style: Son Yejin (Crash Landing On You)
  • Favorite Squad: The North Korean Soldiers (Crash Landing On You)
  • Best Reunion: “I think you fell on the right spot.” (Crash Landing On You)
  • Prettiest Crier: Hyun Bin (Crash Landing On You)
  • Best Couple: Kim Soo-hyun and Seo Yea-ji (It’s Okay To Not Be Okay)
  • Worst Family: Manipulative Mom Jang Yeong-nam (It’s Okay To Not Be Okay)
  • Most Heartbreaking Han Jipyeong Moment: “I’m not a good boy.” (Start-Up)
  • Most Complicated Double Life: Nam Joo-hyuk (Start-Up)
  • Best Bromance: Lee Minho and Woo Do-hwan (The King Eternal Monarch)

Congratulations in advance to the 2021 winners!

Photo cover: The Swoon