Based on the real life of a woman named Baek Pa Sun, who lived during the Joseon Dynasty, this epic historical drama recounts the life and courage of Yoo Jung.
Also known as Jung Yi (Moon Geun Young), Yoo Jung was the first female pottery maker in Korean history. During a war with Japan, Jung Yi was kidnapped by the Japanese. But she continued her important work in Japan and introduced the superior methods of making ceramic pottery to the Japanese.
Meanwhile, Prince Gwang Hae (Lee Sang Yoon) is devastated by the loss of Jung Yi and struggles with his tumultuous life and profound loneliness without the woman he loves.
“Jung Yi, The Goddess of Fire” is a 2013 South Korean historical drama directed by Park Sung Soo and Jung Dae Yoon.