Historical fiction dramas have been focused on male characters many times, and females were either wise and submissive or full of jealousy and poisonous words. In 2009, a new historical fiction era has begun.
SBS "Princess Ja Myung Go" which will be aired on February is about Hodong prince and Nakrang princess. It is a Korean legend as well as myth which is about a love triangle between the main characters while a nation is trying to rebuild. Nakrang princess chooses her love for her country rather than for her prince. She is a warrior princess who fights for her nation as well as going undercover as a spy. Jeong Ryeo-won is the princess and the rest of the cast are Park Min-yeong, Jeong Kyeong-ho, Moon Seong-geun, and Seong Hyeon-ah.
MBC's "Queen Seon-deok" is about the first queen of ancient Sinra who was known as Deokman Princess and went through many trials to become a reknown Queen. Seondeok Queen is Lee Yo-won and the rival character Misil is Ko Hyeon-jeong.
These female stars will take over cold winter nights with their fierce and passionate acting!
Steady sellers dominate year's stage calendar 2009/01/03 (Source) The country's performance arts calendar in the new year may disappoint some fans. Production companies and concert organizers are cautious in their selection of shows with the general trend being to stick with works that have proven ticket-power.
Nonetheless, there are plenty of performances that,...More
"Cats": The Korean production of the world-famous musical "Cats" is running through Jan. 18 at Charlotte Theater in Jamsil-dong, Seoul. Featuring singer and actress Ok Ju-hyun as Grizabella and Dae-sung from boy band Big Bang as Rum Tum Tuger, the sexy and rebellious cat. Tickets are fro,...More
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