Hymn of Death (2018)

TV-14 Drama

The last song sung at the end of life.


Based on a true story, the drama tells the tragic love story of Kim Woo Jin, a married stage drama writer, and Yun Shim Duk, Korea's first professional soprano, who meet while studying at Tokyo University in the 1920s. Yun Shim Duk's recording of "Death Song" became the first Korean pop song in 1926.

Series Cast

  1. Lee Jong-suk as Kim Woo-jin

    Lee Jong-suk

    Kim Woo-jin

    6 Episodes

  2. Shin Hye-sun as Yoon Sim-duk

    Shin Hye-sun

    Yoon Sim-duk

    6 Episodes

  3. Park Sun-im as Jung Jum-hyo

    Park Sun-im

    Jung Jum-hyo

    6 Episodes

  4. Lee Ji-hoon as Hong Nan-pa

    Lee Ji-hoon

    Hong Nan-pa

    6 Episodes

  5. Kim Kang-hyun as Lee Seo-koo

    Kim Kang-hyun

    Lee Seo-koo

    6 Episodes

  6. Kim Myung-soo as Kim Sung-kyu

    Kim Myung-soo

    Kim Sung-kyu

    6 Episodes

  7. Kim Won-hae as Yoon Suk-ho

    Kim Won-hae

    Yoon Suk-ho

    6 Episodes

  8. Hwang Young-hee as Madam Kim

    Hwang Young-hee

    Madam Kim

    6 Episodes

  9. Go Bo-gyeol as Yoon Sung-duk

    Go Bo-gyeol

    Yoon Sung-duk

    6 Episodes

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Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 1

2018 • 6 Episodes

During the Japanese colonial period, married playwright Kim U-jin falls in love with soprano Yun Sim-deok, one of Korea’s notable New Women.

Episode 6

(1x6, December 4, 2018) Season Finale

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Hymn of Death
Hymn of Death


Original Name 사의찬미

Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Korean


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