Dong Yi

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Dong Yi


  • Title: 동이 (同伊) / Dong Yi
  • Also known as: Jewel in the Crown / Dawn
  • Genre: Historical
  • Episodes: 60
  • Broadcast network: MBC
  • Broadcast period: 2010-Mar-22 to 2010-Oct-12
  • Air time: Monday & Tuesday 21:55
  • Original Soundtrack: Dong Yi OST


Set during the reign of King Sukjong in the Joseon dynasty, the story focuses on Dong Yi, a water maid who gains the trust of Queen Inhyeon and later the favour of the king when he is moved by her prayers for the health of the Queen during the court disputes caused by Jang Hee Bin. Dong Yi becomes a concubine with the rank of sook-bin and bears a son who will later become the 21st king of Joseon, Yeongjo.

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Production Credits


  • 2011 47th BaekSang Art Awards: Best TV Drama Actress (Han Hyo Joo)
  • 2010 3rd Korea Drama Awards: Best Actress Award (Han Hyo Joo)
  • 2010 3rd Korea Drama Awards: Achievement Award (PD Lee Byung Hoon)
  • 2010 3rd korea Drama Awards: Supporting Actor Award (Jung Dong Hwan)
  • 2010 MBC Drama Awards: Daesang (Grand Prize) (Han Hyo Joo)
  • 2010 MBC Drama Awards: Male Top Excellence Award (Ji Jin Hee)
  • 2010 MBC Drama Awards: Female Excellence Award (Lee So Yeon)
  • 2010 MBC Drama Awards: Female Newcomer Award (Park Ha Sun)
  • 2010 MBC Drama Awards: Drama of the Year Award
  • 2010 MBC Drama Awards: Special Child Actor Award (Kim Yoo Jung, Lee Hyung Suk)
  • 2010 MBC Drama Awards: Golden Acting Award - Supporting Role (Kim Yoo Suk)
  • 2010 MBC Drama Awards: Female Popularity Award (Han Hyo Joo)

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