Praise of Death

Praise of Death

Title: Praise of Death
Revised romanization: Saui Chanmi
Hangul: 사의 찬미
Director: Park Soo-Jin
Writer: Jo Soo-Jin
Genre: Drama, Historical, Romance, Tragedy

Network: SBS
Episodes: 6
Release Date: November 27 – December 4, 2018
Runtime: Monday & Tuesday 22:00
Country: South Korea

Praise of Death (The Hymn of Death)

Based on the true story of Kim Woo-Jin and Yun Sim-Deok.

Kim Woo-Jin is a stage drama writer while Korea is under Japanese occupation. He is already married, but he falls in love with Yun Sim-Deok. Yun Sim-Deok is the first Korean soprano. She records the song “Praise of Death” which becomes the first Korean pop song in 1926. Kim Woo-Jin and Yun Sim-Deok’s fate ends tragically.

Basado en la historia real de Kim Woo Jin y Yun Sim Deok.

Kim Woo Jin es un escritor teatral en la época en la que Corea está bajo ocupación japonesa. Está casado, pero se enamora de Yun Sim Deok. Yun Sim Deok es la primera soprano coreana. Ella graba la canción “Praise of Death” que se convierte en la primera canción pop coreana en 1926. El destino de Kim Woo Jin y Yun Sim Deok termina trágicamente.