The 2014 Korea Drama Awards has announced the nominees for this year's categories, and the list reads like a clash of the titans with top actors and dramas pitted against one another in many categories. The awards ceremony will take place on October 1. Has anyone guessed that Lee Min Ho and Kim Soo Hyun will be among the top contenders? Take a look at who else is on the list.

Let the countdown begin!

The Korea Drama Awards considers dramas from all three major broadcasting networks, KBS, SBS, and MBC, as well as cable dramas. Here are the major categories listed in the nominations.

Best Drama:

My Love From Another StarSecret Love AffairKing’s Family, Empress Ki, and Jeong Do Jeon.

Best Actor:

Kim Soo Hyun and Jeon Ji Hyun were both nominated for their work in My Love from Another Star, while Lee Min Ho was nominated for HeirsHa Ji Won was nominated for Empress Ki and Jo Jae Hyun was nominated for Jeong Do Jeon.

Best Screenwriting:

Park Ji Eun, My Love from Another Star

Lee Woo Jung, Answer Me 1994

Jung Sung Joo, Secret Love Affair

Kim Soon Ok, Jang Bori Is Here!

Jung Hyun Min, Jeong Do Jeon

Best Director:

Jang Tae Yoo, My Love from Another Star

Kang Shin Hyo, Bu Jung Chul, Heirs

Ahn Park Seok, Secret Love Affair

Shin Won Ho, Answer Me 1994

Han Hee, Lee Sung Joon, Empress Ki

Best Male Actor:

Lee Seung GiYou’re All Surrounded

Lee Jong SukDoctor Stranger

Kim Jae JoongTriangle

Yoo Ah InSecret Love Affair

Ji Chang Wook, Empress Ki

Best Female Actor:

Choi Ji WooThe Suspicious Housekeeper

Kim Hee Ae, Secret Love Affair

Lee Ji AhThe Woman Who Married Three Times

Hwang Jung Eum, Secret and Endless Love

Oh Yeon Seo, Jang Bori Is Here!


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Best Supporting Actor:

Choi Jin Hyuk, Heirs and Fated to Love You

Kim Woo Bin, Heirs

Lee Kwang Soo, It's Okay, That's Love

Park Hae JinMy Love from Another Star

Seo In Guk, High School King

Best Supporting Actress:

Kang So RaDoctor Stranger

Baek Jin Hee, Empress Ki

Jun So Min, Princess Aurora

Lee Jin, Shining Romance

Park Han Byul, A Well Grown Daughter

Best New Male Actor:

Ahn Jae HyunMy Love from Another Star

Lee Yi Kyung, My Love from Another Star

Son Ho JoonAnswer Me 1994

Seo Kang JoonSly And Single Again

Lee Joon, Gapdong

Best New Female Actor:

DoheeAnswer Me 1994

Go Sung HeeMiss Korea

Kim Ga Eun, I Hear Your Voice

Dasom, Melody of Love

Jun Hyo Sung, My Dear Cat


See your favorite actors or dramas on the list? Who would you vote for?