Drama Special Season 5: The Dirge Singer

Drama Special Season 5: The Dirge Singer


Total votes: 402

Director: Lee Eun Jin

Aired on: Mar 9, 2014

Total Episodes: 1

Network: KBS2

Duration: 1 hr. 9 min.

Year: 2014

Country: South Korea

Native Title: 드라마 스페셜 – 곡비

Content Rating: 15+ – Teens 15 or older

Alternative Titles: Funeral Singer, Deurama Seupesyeol 2014 – Gogbi, 드라마 스페셜 2014 – 곡비, Drama Special 2014: The Crying Woman, 드라마 스페셜 시즌5 – 곡비, The Crying Woman

Genre: Drama, Historical, Romance


Yun Shim is a young girl who was born to a poor family. Both her mother and grandmother were dirge singers; deemed to be the lowest class of people who are paid to attend funerals and mourn for the dead. Yun Shim was also raised by her mother to become a dirge singer, but she decides to rebel against the destiny laid out for her and flees home to become a Gisaeng,thinking that smiling for a living is better than mourning and crying.
She then meets Yoon Soo, a young man from a wealthy family who unfortunately was born out of wedlock and is looked down upon as a half-noble. Will Yun Shim and Yoon Soo be able to change their unfortunate destiny?

(Source: MyDramaList)


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