Hymn of Death


Hymn of Death

Title: 사의 찬미 / 死的讚美 / Hymn of Death
Also known as: Praise of Death / Death Song
Genre: Romance, Historical, Music
Episodes: 6
Broadcast network: SBS
Broadcast period: 2018-Nov-27 to 2019-Dec-04
Air time: Monday & Tuesday at 22:00 KST

The short drama is a remake of the award-winning 1991 film “Death Song” which based on the true story of Kim Woo Jin and Yoon Shim Duk.

It’s tells the tragic love story of Kim Woo Jin (Lee Jong Suk), a married stage drama writer, and Yoon Shim Duk (Shin Hye Sun), 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.

Subtitles: Subscene

Main Cast

Lee Jong Suk as Kim Woo Jin
Shin Hye Sun as Yoon Shim Duk

Kim Woo Jin’s Family

Kim Myung Soo as Kim Sung Gyu (Kim Woo Jin’s Father)
Park Sun Im as Jung Chum Hyo (Kim Woo Jin’s wife)

Yoon Shim Duk’s Family

Kim Won Hae as Yoon Suk Ho (Yoon Shim Duk’s Father)
Hwang Young Hee as Kim (Yoon Shim Duk’s mother)
Go Bo Kyul as Yoon Sung Duk (Yoon Shim Duk’s sister)
Shin Jae Ha as Yoon Ki Sung (Yoon Shim Duk’s brother)

Dongwoo Circuit

Lee Ji Hoon as Hong Nan Pa
Jung Moon Sung as Jo Myung Hee
Oh Eui Sik as Hong Hae Sung
Lee Joon Yi as Kyosuke Tomoda
Han Eun Seo as Han Ki Joo

People around Yoon Shim Duk

Lee Sang Yeob as Kim Hong Ki
Jang Hyun Sung as Lee Yong Moon
Lee Chul Min as government officer
Kim Kang Hyun as Lee Suh Koo
Jang Hyuk Jin as Dauchi
Bae Hae Sun as Professor Ueno

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