Film Details

Nomination Category:

Best Performance by an Actor

Ceremony Year:



Republic of Korea


Song Kang-ho


Showbox Entertainment

Production Year:


The Throne (Sado)

Song Kang-ho is a Korean acting superstar with an award-winning career spanning a diverse range of roles and four Korean Grand Bell Awards to his name. He rose to cult-level status for his part in the gangster comedy No. 3 (1997), and his role as a North Korean sergeant in box office smash J.S.A Joint Security Area (2000), which made him a household name. Song’s most memorable roles include Bong Joon-ho’s The Host (2006), Lee Chang-dong’s APSA Best Feature Film winner Secret Sunshine (2007), APSA-nominated The Good, The Bad, The Weird (2008) and box office hit historical drama The Face Reader (2013), which won six Grand Bell Awards, including Song’s fourth Best Actor Award.

The Throne – Trailer