“Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha” Is Selected By Kim Soo-hyun Drama Art Hall As The Best Drama Of The Year

Kim Soo-hyun is an award -winning and renowned screenwriter and novelist in South Korea. She specializes in narratives that explore social issues and believes that a succesful story is written not with the head but with one’s heart.

In 2014, she began to pursue her own exhibition named as “Kim Soo Hyun Drama Art Hall”. It was completed in 2019 and opened in 2020 to the public. The exhibition includes a tour around her various writing works for dramas, books, and films.

On December 21st, Naver reports that “Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha” was selected by the Kim Soo-hyun Drama Art Hall as the “Best Drama of the Year” for its healing narrative that portrays warm stories of relatable ordinary lives.

“It is a type of work that perfectly fits the good drama that Kim Soo Hyun Drama Art Hall envisions,” says the group of experts who selected the drama as this year’s winner.

A plaque of appreciation will be given to the producers of “Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha”. Congratulations!


“Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha” is a hit romantic-comedy Korean series and an outstanding remake of the 2004 film, “Mr. Hong”, starring Kim Seonho and Shin Mina.

It continues to be recognized globally—topping the Netflix’s Top 10 global ranking and charts as well as leading the various polls, surveys, and review ratings. It also dominated the weekly rankings of the most buzzworthy drama and actors and attained the highest nationwide viewership ratings during its entire run.

On the week of December 5 to 12, it strongly remains on Netflix’s Top 10 television shows in 20 countries across Asia, Africa, and the Americas garnering a record of 293 million viewing hours since its release.

On December 14th, Kim Seonho was selected as Gallup Korea’s “Actor of the Year” followed by Shin Mina on 2nd place.