Dae Jang Geum

Dae Jang Geum (2003)

Starring Lee Young Ae, it tells the tale of an orphaned kitchen cook who went on to become the king's first female physician. In a time when women held little influence in society, young apprentice cook Jang Geum strives to learn the secrets of Korean cooking and medici... View more

Seasons: 1 season

Episodes: 54 episodes

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Title Dae Jang Geum

Original title 대장금

Release year 2003

Genres Biography, Drama, History

Duration 80 min.

Rating 9.4 of 7 votes

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Status Ended

Synopsis

Starring Lee Young Ae, it tells the tale of an orphaned kitchen cook who went on to become the king's first female physician. In a time when women held little influence in society, young apprentice cook Jang Geum strives to learn the secrets of Korean cooking and medicine in order to cure the King of his various ailments. It is based on the true story of Jang-geum, the first female royal physician of the Joseon Dynasty. The main themes are her perseverance and the portrayal of traditional Korean culture, including Korean royal court cuisine and traditional medicine.

ActorLee Young-aeSeo Jang-geum
ActorJi Jin-heeMin Jeong-ho
ActorIm HoKing Jungjong
ActorLee Se-eunPark Yeol-yi
ActorGeum Bo-raNa Joo-daek
ActorYang Mi-kyungHan Baek-young
ActorPark Eun-hyeLee Yeon-saeng
ActorHan Ji-minShin-bi
ActorHong Ri-naChoi Geum-young
ActorKyeon Mi-riChoi Seong-geum
[" />Kim Hye-seonPark Myung-yi
ActorIm Hyun-sikKang Duk-gu
ActorGeum Bo-raNaju-daek - Duk-gu's wife
ActorChoi Ja-hyeChang-Yee
[" />Yeo Woon-kayJung Mal-geum