Saimdang, Light’s Diary

(Korean drama)

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Year: Drama 2017

Saimdang, Light's Diary ( 사임당, 빛의 일기) is a South Korean drama starring Lee Young-ae in the title role as Shin Saimdang, a famous Joseon-era artist and calligrapher who lived in the early 16th century.

Drama: Saimdang, Light's Diary
Revised romanization: Saimdang, Bitui Ilgi
Hangul: 사임당, 빛의 일기
Director: Yun Sang-Ho
Writer: Park Eun-Ryeong
Network: SBS
Episodes: 30
Release Date: January 26 - May 4, 2017
Runtime: Wed. & Thu. 22:00
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea

Cast

  • Lee Young-ae as Shin Saimdang
  • Park Hye-soo as teen Shin Saimdang
  • A Joseon artist, calligrapher and philosopher
  • Lee Young-ae as Seo Ji-yoon
  • A modern-day historian, who teaches Korean art history at a university
  • Song Seung-heon as Lee Gyum
  • Yang Se-jong as young Lee Gyum
  • Saimdang's lover; an aristocrat and painter with a carefree spirit
  • Oh Yoon-ah as Whieumdang Choi
  • Yoon Ye-joo as young Whieumdang Choi
  • Choi Chul-ho as Min Chi-hyung, Whieumdang Choi's husband
  • Choi Jong-hwan as King Joongjong
  • Yoon Suk-hwa as Queen Dangyeong
  • Yoon Da-hoon as Lee Won-soo, Saimdang's husband
  • Jung Joon-won as Lee Hyun-rong, Saimdang's son
  • Choi Il-hwa as Shin Myung-hwa
  • Jang Suh-kyung as Hyang-yi
  • Lee Joo-yeon as Princess
  • Lee Kyung-jin as Saimdang's mother
  • Jung Ah-in as Whieumdang Choi's helper
  • Park Jung-hak as Escort warrior
  • Yang Se-jong as Han Sang-hyun
  • Choi Jong-hwan as Min Jung-hak, Professor
  • Kim Hae-sook as Kim Jung-hee, Seo Ji-yoon's mother-in-law
  • Lee Hae-young as Jung Min-seok, Seo Ji-yoon's husband
  • Lee Tae-woo as Jung Eun-soo, Seo Ji-yoon's son
  • Park Jun-myun as as Ko Hye-jung, Seo Ji-yoon's friend
  • Kim Young-joon as Teacher assistant Nam
  • Kim Mi-kyung as Director Seon
  • Song Min-hyung as CEO Heo
  • Anda as Anna
  • Park Joon-myun
  • Hong Suk-chun as Mong Ryong
  • Sul Jung-hwan
  • Song Joon-hee
  • Kwak Ji-hye as Yoo Bin
  • Kim Min-hee

Saimdang, Light’s Diary OST - song list