50+ Award-Winning Korean Dramas 2021-2022

Check out these Korean drama series released from 2021 to 2022 that won awards:


TitleAwards / Nominations
Netflix’s
Squid Game
(2021)
30 wins out of 84 nominations

2021
Gotham Awards: 1
Golden Globe Awards: 1
Screen Actors Guild Awards: 3
Critics Choice Television Awards: 2
Art Directors Guild Awards: 1
People’s Choice Awards: 1
AFI Awards: 1
Hollywood Music in Media Awards: 1

2022
Baeksang Arts Awards: 3
Primetime Emmy Awards: 2
Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards: 4
Critics Choice Super Awards: 3
Blue Dragon Series Awards: 2
APAN Star Awards: 1
Hollywood Critics Association TV Awards: 2
Independent Spirit Awards: 1
Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival: 1
MBC‘s
The Red Sleeve
(2021-2022)
23 wins out of 35 nominations

2021
MBC Drama Awards: 8

2022
Baeksang Arts Awards: 2
APAN Star Awards: 3
Bechdel Day: 2
Korea Broadcasting Awards: 1
Korea PD Awards: 2
Korea Communications Commission Broadcasting Awards: 1
Korea Communications Standards Commission: 1
Popular Culture And Art Production Staff Award: 1
Brand Customer Loyalty Awards: 1
Seoul International Drama Awards: 1
SBS
The Penthouse:
War In Life
(2020-2021)

19 wins out of 45 nominations

2020
SBS Drama Awards: 9

2021
Baeksang Arts Awards: 1
Grimae Awards: 3
SBS Drama Awards: 5
Seoul International Drama Awards: 1
tvN’s
Hospital Playlist
(2020-2021)

14 wins out of 32 nominations

2020
Asia Artist Awards: 2
Asia Contents Awards: 1
Brand of the Year Awards: 4
Melon Music Awards: 1

2021
APAN Star Awards: 1
Genie Music Awards: 1
Golden Disc Awards: 1
Melon Music Awards: 1
Mnet Asian Music Awards: 1
Seoul Music Awards: 1
KBS2’s
Young Lady &
Gentleman
(2021-2022)

12 wins out of 18 nominations

2021
Asia Artist Awards: 1
KBS Drama Awards: 7

2022
APAN Star Awards: 1
Korea Advertisers Contest: 1
Seoul Music Awards: 1
Seoul International Drama Awards: 1
tvN’s
Vincenzo
(2021)

11 wins out of 18 nominations

2021
Seoul International Drama Awards: 2
Asia Artist Awards: 1
Tokyo Drama Awards: 1
Brand of the Year Awards: 2
Korea Content Awards: 1
Asian Television Awards: 1
Korean Popular Culture and Arts Awards: 1

2022
APAN Star Awards: 2
KBS2’s
The King’s Affection
(2021)

10 wins out of 17 nominations

2021
Korea First Brand Awards: 1
KBS Drama Awards: 6

2022
International Emmy Awards: 1
Korean Broadcasting Awards: 1
Seoul International Drama Awards: 1
Netflix‘s
Deserter Pursuit
(2021)

9 wins out of 21 nominations

2022
Baeksang Arts Awards: 3
APAN Star Awards: 1
Blue Dragon Series Awards: 2
Director’s Cut Awards: 2
Asian Academy Creative Awards (National): 1
ENA’s
Extraordinary
Attorney Woo
(2022)
8 wins out of 16 nominations

2022
Critics Choice Awards: 1
APAN Star Awards: 3
Asia Contents Awards: 2
Korea Drama Awards: 1
Korea Advertisers Contest: 1
SBS
Racket Boys
(2021)


7 wins out of 15 nominations

2021
SBS Drama Awards: 6

2022
APAN Star Awards: 1
SBS
Taxi Driver
(2021)

7 wins out of 14 nominations

2021
SBS Drama Awards: 6
Seoul International Drama Awards: 1
KBS2’s
River Where The Moon Rises
(2021)


7 wins out of 13 nominations

2021
KBS Drama Awards: 4
Korea Broadcasting Awards: 3
tvN’s Hometown
Cha-Cha-Cha
(2021)

7 wins out of 10 nominations

2021
Asia Artist Awards: 2
Kim Soo Hyun Drama Art Hall: 1

2022
Seoul International Drama Awards: 1
APAN Star Awards: 1
Korea Communications Commission Broadcasting Awards: 1
Asian Academy Creative Awards (National): 1
KBS2’s
Youth Of May
(2021)


6 wins out of 13 nominations

2021 KBS Drama Awards: 5
2022 Korean PD Awards: 1
Netflix‘s
Hellbound
(2021)

5 wins out of 15 nominations

2021
Golden Tomato Awards: 1

2022
Baeksang Arts Awards: 1
Director’s Cut Awards: 1
Blue Dragon Series Awards: 1
APAN Star Awards: 1
Netflix‘s
Move To Heaven
(2021)

5 wins out of 12 nominations

2021
Asia Contents Award: 3
Asian Academy Creative Awards: 2
SBS
Lovers of The
Red Sky
(2021)

5 wins out of 9 nominations

2021 SBS Drama Awards: 4
2022 WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival: 1
tvN’s
Twenty-Five
Twenty-One
(2022)

4 wins out of 19 nominations

2022
Baeksang Arts Awards: 2
Korea Drama Awards: 1
Asian Academy Creative Awards (National): 1
SBS
One The Woman
(2021)


4 wins out of 14 nominations

2021 SBS Drama Awards: 4
tvN’s
Our Blues
(2022)
4 wins out of 12 nominations

2022
APAN Star Awards: 2
Busan International Film Festival: 1
Asian Academy Creative Awards (National): 1
SBS
Our Beloved Summer
(2021)
4 wins out of 12 nominations

2021 SBS Drama Awards: 3
2022 Seoul International Drama Awards: 1
Watcha’s
Semantic Error
(2022)
4 wins out of 11 nominations

2022
APAN Star Awards: 2
Blue Dragon Series Awards: 1
Brand of the Year Awards: 1
KBS2’s
Revolutionary Sisters
(2021)
4 wins out of 10 nominations

2021
Seoul International Drama Awards: 1
KBS Drama Awards: 3
KBS2’s
Police University
(2021)

4 wins out of 8 nominations

2021 KBS Drama Awards: 4
tvN’s
Alchemy Of Souls
(2022)
4 wins, 4 nominations

2022
Korea Drama Awards: 2
Asia Model Awards: 2
JTBC’s
Inspector Koo
(2021)
4 wins, 4 nominations

2022
Baeksang Arts Awards: 1
Bechdel Day: 3
Netflix‘s
Juvenile Justice
(2022)
3 wins out of 12 nominations

2022
Baeksang Arts Awards: 1
Asian Academy Creative Awards (National): 2
JTBC’s
Beyond Evil
(2021)

3 wins out of 9 nominations

2021 Baeksang Arts Awards: 3
MBC’s
The Veil
(2021)

3 wins out of 9 nominations

2021 MBC Drama Awards: 3
tvN’s
Yumi’s Cells
(2021-2022)
3 wins out of 9 nominations

2022
APAN Star Awards: 1
Blue Dragon Series Awards: 1
Asian Academy Creative Awards (National): 1
Disney+
Rookie Cops
(2022)
3 wins out of 5 nominations

2022
Blue Dragon Series Awards: 1
Seoul International Drama Awards: 1
Ten Asia Global Top Ten Awards: 1
KBS2’s
Dali And Cocky Prince
(2021)

3 wins, 3 nominations

2021 KBS Drama Awards: 3
Netflix‘s
All Of Us Are Dead
(2022)
2 wins out of 9 nominations

2022 APAN Star Awards: 2
SBS
Now, We Are Breaking Up
(2021)
2 wins out of 9 nominations

2021 SBS Drama Awards: 2
Netflix‘s
My Name
(2021)
2 wins out of 9 nominations

2021 Asia Artist Awards: 1
2022 APAN Star Awards: 1
Wavve’s
Political Fever
(2021)
2 wins out of 7 nominations

2022 APAN Star Awards: 1
2022 Blue Dragon Series Awards: 1
KBS2’s
Sell Your Haunted House
(2021)
2 wins out of 7 nominations

2021 KBS Drama Awards: 1
2022 APAN Star Awards: 1
JTBC’s
Snowdrop
(2021-2022)
2 wins out of 6 nominations

2022
Seoul International Drama Awards: 1
SEC Awards: 1
JTBC’s
Thirty-Nine
(2022)
2 wins out of 4 nominations

2022 Bechdel Day: 2
KBS2’s
Royal Secret Agent
(2020-2021)
2 wins out of 4 nominations

2021 KBS Drama Awards: 2
KBS1’s
The All-Round Wife
(2021-2022)
2 wins out of 3 nominations

2021 KBS Drama Awards: 1
2022 APAN Star Awards: 1
SBS
Today’s Webtoon
(2022)
2 wins, 2 nominations

2022 Korea Drama Awards: 2
KBS1’s
The King Of Tears,
Lee Bang-won
(2021-2022)
2 wins, 2 nominations

2022 APAN Star Awards: 2
TVING’s
Work Later, Drink Now
(2021-2022)
2 wins, 2 nominations

2022
APAN Star Awards: 1
Bechdel Day: 1
SBS
Through The Darkness
(2022)
1 win out of 9 nominations

2022 APAN Star Awards: 1
JTBC’s
My Liberation Notes
(2022)
1 win out of 8 nominations

2022 Korea Drama Awards: 1
KBS2’s
Red Shoes
(2021)
1 win out of 6 nominations

2022 KBS Drama Awards: 1
SBS
Business Proposal
(2022)
1 win out of 5 nominations

2022 Korea Drama Awards: 1
KBS2’s
Hello, Me!
(2021)
1 win out of 3 nominations

2022 KBS Drama Awards: 1
tvN’s
Mouse
(2021)
1 win out of 2 nominations

2021 Asia Artist Awards: 1
JTBC’s
Reflection Of You
(2022)
1 win out of 2 nominations

2022 Korea Drama Awards: 1
Channel A’s
Show Window: The Queen’s House
(2021-2022)
1 win out of 2 nominations

2022 Korea Drama Awards: 1
Netflix‘s
Narco-Saints
(2022)
1 win, 1 nomination

2022 Korea Drama Awards: 1
Disney+
Kiss Sixth Sense
(2022)
1 win, 1 nomination

2022 Korea Drama Awards: 1
Netflix‘s
The Sound Of Magic
(2022)
1 win, 1 nomination

2022 APAN Star Awards: 1
tvN’s
Eve
(2022)
1 win, 1 nomination

2022 APAN Star Awards: 1
tvN’s
Ghost Doctor
(2022)
1 win, 1 nomination

2022 Korea Drama Awards: 1

Source: Naver, Soompi, Wikipedia