Is Jewel in the Palace a true story?
Set in this period, "Jewel in the Palace" is based on a true story about a legendary girl named Jang-Geum who became the first woman to be the supreme royal physician of her times. via
Where did they shoot Jewel in the Palace?
Daejanggeum “Jewel in the Palace” Location, Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, South Korea. Consider as one of the best out of the city trips from Seoul, easily reachable by thirty minutes local train ride is the town of Suwon and the impressive 5.52km stretch fortress wall of Hwaseong. via
How accurate is Dae Jang-Geum?
This 52-episode drama series combines myth and historical fact in a highly entertaining, yet accurate, picture of what life in the palace was like in 16th century Korea. The story is based on the historical figure, Jang-Geum, who was the first and only woman physician to the Emperor. via
Who was the queen in Jewel in the Palace?
Eom Yu-Shin - Queen Dowager Junghyun. Park Jung-Sook - Queen Dowager Moonjung. Won Deok-Hyeon. Choi Jin-Ho. via
Is Jang-Geum real?
Jang-geum (fl. early 16th century) was reputedly the first female Royal Physician in Korean history. She was mentioned 10 times in the Annals of the Joseon Dynasty. via
What is the Korean name of Sujatha Diyani?
Actress Lee Young-ae is well known and much loved by the Sri Lankan people following her role as "Changumi" in the famous Korean historical drama ; "Dae Jang Geum" ("Sujatha Diyani") which was serialized on Sri Lankan television and became extremely popular nationwide. via