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- TV Movie: The Hymn of Death (English title) / Praise of Death (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Saui Chanmi
- Hangul: 사의 찬미
- Director: Park Soo-Jin
- Writer: Jo Soo-Jin
- Network: SBS
- Episodes: 6
- Release Date: November 27 - December 4, 2018
- Runtime: Monday & Tuesday 22:00
- Language: Korean
- Country: South Korea
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki Staff ©
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.
- "The Hymn of Death" takes over the SBS Monday & Tuesday 22:00 time slot previously occupied by "Where Stars Land" and will be replaced by "My Strange Hero" on December 10, 2018.
- Drama series is based on the true story of Korea's first soprano singer Yun Sim-Deok and Kim Woo-Jin.
- Two main posters for SBS drama special “The Hymn of Death.”
- Related titles:
- Death Song | Saui Chanmi (1991)
- The Hymn of Death | Saui Chanmi (SBS / 2018)
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