A historical drama based on a true story about a girl named Jang-Geum who became the first woman to be the supreme royal physicial during Chosun Dynasty. Despite her poor condition as a low class girl in the male dominated society, she overcame a series of social discrimination and landed herself as a royal cook, later becoming the royal physician, then ultimately the physician in charge of the king. She was even given by the king the title “The Great Jang-Geum”.
- Lee Young-Ae as Seo Jang-Geum
- Ji Jin-Hee as Min Jeong-Ho
- Hong Ri-Na as Choi Keum-Young
- Lim Ho as King Jungjong
- Yang Mi-Kyeong as Lady Han
- Kyeon Mi-Ri as Lady Choi