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Hwang Jin Yi (2006)

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The story of Hwang Jin Yi, the famous 16th century Gisaeng.

This story is about the life of Joseon-era dancer, musician and poet, Hwang Jin Yi, who seeks perfection in her art relentlessly and the hardship facing women due to their lowly social status.

Hwang Jin Yi is the illegitimate child of a noble and Heon Keum, a noted musician gisaneg. The story centers on the four men in her life and her pursue in the art of dancing. Her first love with a nobleman's son Kim Eun Ho ends in tragedy. Her love affair with Kim Jung Han does not have a happy ending either. Byuk Kye Soo is the Emporer's relative who are obsessed with her and tried every trick but still could not have her. Finally there is her devoted bodyguard Yi Saeng who never deserted her in times of need. Meanwhile, there is Bu Yong who not only is Hwang Ji Yi's rival in dancing but also in love.

Series Cast

  1. Ha Ji-won

    Ha Ji-won

    Hwang Jini

    25 Episodes

  2. Wang Bit-na

    Wang Bit-na


    25 Episodes

  3. Jang Keun-suk

    Jang Keun-suk

    Kim Eun-ho

    25 Episodes

  4. Kim Jae-won

    Kim Jae-won

    Kim Jung-han

    25 Episodes

  5. Jung Sang-hoon

    Jung Sang-hoon


    25 Episodes

  6. Kim Bo-Yeon

    Kim Bo-Yeon


    25 Episodes

  7. Shim Eun-kyung

    Shim Eun-kyung

    Hwang Jini (young)

    25 Episodes

  8. Lee In-hye

    Gae-ddong / Danshim

    25 Episodes

  9. Cho Seong-ha

    Cho Seong-ha


    25 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

2006 | 25 Episodes

Season 1 of Hwang Jin Yi premiered on October 11, 2006.

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Hwang Jin Yi
Hwang Jin Yi


Original Name 황진이

Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Korean


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