About the film
Hwang Jin Yi
Release Date: June 06, 2007
|Genres||:||Drama, Romance, History|
|Production Companies||:||Cinema Service, Cine2000, Siz Entertainment|
|Producers||:||Lee Choon-yun, Cho Seong-won|
|Writers||:||Kim Eun-jeong, Kim Hyeon-jeong|
The story follows Hwang Jin Yi, a kisaeng (female entertainer) who lived in 16th century Korea. Hwang Jin-Yi was a beautiful, talented and intelligent young woman who was able to read and write well, but because she was an illegitimate child, she had no other recourse but to become a kisaeng where she used her position to gain favor with the noble classes.