The 2020 MBC Entertainment Awards was held on December 29th and it was filled with a star studded line up. Every year, the highly coveted Daesang (Grand Prize) is awarded to the person who made the biggest impact and this year, the award went to Yoo Jae Suk. His work on on MBC‘s How Do You Play? was highly favored by netizens, raking in high viewer ratings. Congratulations to him!
Known for his humor, humility and charming personality, Yoo Jae Suk’s positive effect in the industry has been told by numerous people time and time again. Due to these characteristics, he has always had a big fan base, with everyone continuously rooting for him. Yoo Jae Suk winning the Daesang at this year’s MBC Entertainment Awards does not come as a surprise to anyone, as Korean netizens all agree that he is deserving of such recognition. This award will mark his 16th Daesang in his career.
During his acceptance speech, which is being showered with praise by netizens, Yoo Jae Suk went through and thanked all the staff who helped him on the show. What really made a strong impression was that he went through and thanked each staff member by name. He then continued on to the part of the speech that melted the hearts of all netizens, which was when Yoo Jae Suk thanked his wife.
To my love Na Kyung Eun-sshi, I have always wanted to tell you this. I am also so proud to be your husband. Also, thank you so much.
— Yoo Jae Suk
During the celebratory moment, Yoo Jae Suk also made sure to talk about the late comedienne, Park Ji Sun who passed away earlier this year. He honored her life during his speech.
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— 녕녕 (@wyisjwy) December 29, 2020
I hope that Park Ji Sun, who unfortunately left us at a young age earlier this year, is resting peacefully. I also hope that one day in her next life, she will be reborn to deliver all the unfinished laughter to everyone once again.
— Yoo Jae Suk
We can’t think of anyone else who is more deserving of this award. You can check out his entire acceptance speech down below. Congratulations again to Yoo Jae Suk on this incredible achievement!