16:9 anamorphic widescreen
Audio - English Dolby Digital 2.0
Subtitles - None
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Area code 3
This story sheds new light on life of Joseon-era dancer , musician and poet Hwangjini , who made her art blossom even when her love was put to test . The series also depictsthe tragic life of a woman who faces hardships due to her social status . The drama drew the spotlight even before its premiere because Hwangjini is portrayed by top actress Ha Ji-won . Meanwhile , Wang Bit-na portrays another prominent dancer of the same era who is jealous of Hwangjini's artistic talent . The role of nobleman Kim Eun-ho , Hwangjini's first love who dies because their love turns out unrealistic due to differences in their social status , is played by Chang Keun-seok , while king's relative Byuk Kye-soo , who becomes addicted to Hwangjini but fails to win her heart , is played by Yoo Tae-jun . Actor Lee Shi-hwan portrays Yi Saeng , an ambivalent character who is neither Hwangjini's lover nor friend . Kim Young-ae plays the role of dancing girl's trainer , while Kim Bo-yeon portrays her rival , Mae-hyang . The role of dancer Heon-keum , Hwangjini's mother who gave birth to her as a result of her belief that love only comes once in a lifetime , is portrayed by Chun Mi-seon ..