These 3 successful historical dramas all happen to be directed by women.
1. Director Kim Hee Won – The Crowned Clown
Kim Hee Won is the talented female director behind the success of The Crowned Clown. With her experience in directing in period dramas, Kim Hee Won is highly appreciated for being meticulous in terms of setting, costumes as well as historical research. She is also considered one of the most trustworthy K-drama directors today by contributing to the success of hit series such as Money Flower, Vincenzo,…
2. Director Jung Ji In – The Red Sleeve
Jung Ji In is the woman behind the success of 2021’s most successful historical drama The Red Sleeve. Not only appreciated for its story, the drama also received good reviews for its aesthetics and brilliant directing. Jung Ji In and the cast and crew of The Red Sleeve managed to revive MBC in the K-drama rating race.
3. Director Yoo Young Eun – Bloody Heart
Yoo Young Eun is the director of the newly released historical drama Bloody Heart. In her first challenge with a historical drama, Yoo Young Eun is proving herself to be a young and talented director by delivering mesmerizing footage. And FYI, Yoo Young Eun was an assistant director of K-drama phenomenon Descendants of the Sun.