Lee Ann Kim, 45, was awarded Individual of the 12 months by the Korea Inventive Content material Company’s DARI Awards Monday.
In response to KOCCA, the award is given to those that contribute to the introduction of Korean cultural contents to the American market.
Kim, the founder and head of the San Diego Asian Movie Competition, is a former ABC-KGTV information anchor and former Emmy Award winner.
The pageant, established in 2000 with the Asian American Journalists Affiliation, has launched a handful of South Korean movies annually.
The DARI Awards, now in its eleventh yr, can be held on the Korean Cultural Middle of Los Angeles Friday.