"Dream High" takes place at Kirin High School of Art and follows the lives of students as they aspire to become superstars.
Song Sam-Dong (Kim Soo-Hyun) lives in the country side and dreams of becoming an owner of a stock farm. He falls in love with Ko Hye-Mi (Bae Suji) at first sight and follows her to Kirin High School of Art. There he discovers his genius like musical talent.
Jin-Gook (TaecYeon) is a gifted dancer, but a troubled student at school. The director of Kirin High School of Art (Bae Yong-Joon)) recommends to Jin-Gook to enroll at his school. There, Jin-Gook's talents blossom and he now dreams of becoming a global star.
Ko Hye-Mi (Bae Suzy) is the most popular girl at Kirin High. She carries herself as a confident girl, but inside hides a sad past. She dreamed of becoming a world renown classical vocalist, but after the collapse of her family she had no choice but to enter Kirin High School of Art. She is loved by Song Sam-Dong and Jin-Gook.
Yoon Becky (Eun Jung) looks up to Ko Hye-Mi, who appears to have everything. They soon become rivals.
Eria (Yoon Young-Ah) is a popular teen star. She enters Kirin High School of Art and becomes the object of admiration by her peers. She looks forward to having a "regular" school life.
|2011||4th Korea Drama Awards||Best New Actor||Kim Soo-hyun|
|2011||4th Korea Drama Awards||Popularity Award||Kim Soo-hyun|
|2011||SKY PerfecTV! Awards||Grand Prize||Dream High|
|2011||SKY PerfecTV! Awards||Hallyu Award||Kim Soo-hyun|
|2011||5th Tokyo International Drama Festival||Special Award for Foreign Drama||Dream High|
|2011||3rd Bugs Music Awards||OST of the Year||"My Valentine" - Taecyeon & Nichkhun
feat. Park Jin-young
|2011||KBS Drama Awards||Best New Actor||Kim Soo-hyun|
|2011||KBS Drama Awards||Best New Actress||Suzy|
|2011||KBS Drama Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Lee Yoon-ji|
|2011||KBS Drama Awards||Popularity Award||Kim Soo-hyun|
|2011||KBS Drama Awards||Best Couple Award||Kim Soo-hyun and Suzy|
|2011||Cyworld Digital Music Awards||Song of the Month (February)||"Dreaming" - Kim Soo-hyun|
|2012||Rose d'Or Awards||Golden Rose (Children & Youth) Award||Dream High|
|2013||USTv Student's Choice Award||Best Foreign Soap Opera||Dream High|