Sad Love Song

Title: 슬픈연가 / Seul-peun Yeon-ga / Sad Love Song
Chinese Title : 悲伤恋歌
Also known as: Sad Love Story (KBFD-TV) / Sad Sonata
Genre: Drama, Romance
Episodes: 20
Broadcast network: MBC
Broadcast period: 2005-Jan-05 to 2005-Mar-17
Air time: Wednesday & Thursday 21:55


Sad Sonata is a love story about two men and one woman. The young Joon-young (Kwon Sang Woo), who was raised by his mother who sold liquor to American soldiers, met the blind Hae-in (Kim Hee Sun) and they became childhood sweethearts. Then, Hae-in immigrated to the U.S. following her aunt and her uncle[American soldier that married her aunt]. There she met Gun-woo (Yeon Jung Hoon), who was Joon-young’s best friend and son of a very rich man. After she received a letter from Hwa-jung saying that Joon-young is dead, she accepted Gun-woo’s love. After an operation, Hae-in was able to see again . The story picks up again when composer Joon-young, singer Hae-In, and music producer Gun-woo all meet again.


Choi/Suh family

Kwon Sang Woo as Suh Joon Young / Choi Joon Kyu
- Yoo Seung Ho as young Suh Joon Young and then as his son
Na Young Hee as Suh Hyang Ja (mother)
Lee Young Ha as Choi Jun Il (father)

Park family

Kim Hee Sun as Park Hae In
- Kim So Eun as young Hae In
Jin Hee Kyung as Audrey / Lee Mi Sook (Hae In’s aunt)

Lee family

Yun Jung Hoon as Lee Gun Woo
Jo Kyung Hwan as Lee Kang In (father)
Lee Yeon Soo as Lee Soo Ji (older handicapped sister)
Lee Jong Won as Oh Sang Jin (Soo Ji’s husband)

Cha family

Kim Yeon Joo as Cha Hwa Jung
- Go Ah Sung as young Cha Hwa Jung
Lee Mi Young as Hwang Min Kyung (Hwa Jung’s mother)
Kang Nam Gil as Hwa Jung’s father (taxi driver)

Other people

Jung Woo as Lee Min Ho (Small time ganster, likes Hwa Jung)
MC Mong as Jang Jin Pyo (Joon Young & Gun Woo’s friend)
Lee Hyun Woo as Jang Ho (guitar player)
Lee Da Hee as Kang Shin Hee (Gun Woo’s NYC friend)
Choi Ran as Sook Ja
Hong Suk Chun as Charlie
Yang Geum Suk as (Gun Woo’s deceased mother)
Baek Bong Ki as Yong Chul
Kim Hee Jung as Choi Jun Il’s girlfriend
Ha Suk Jin

Production Credits

Screenwriter: Lee Sung Eun
Producer: Kim Sa Hyun
Director: Yoo Chul Yong