Jo Yoon Hee
They were well versed in poetry, dance, music, politics and other cultural arts, which they used to entertain noblemen and royalty.
Playing a gifted woman living in Joseon era was not as difficult for Jo Yoon Hee as learning how to think and move like a blind person.
In an interview with the Korean media outlet TV Daily, Jo Yoon Hee spoke about the challenges that she faced in accurately portraying someone with a visual impairment.
"To act as if I were blind, I visited schools for the blind and practiced using video footage,""I tried my best to put my own personality into the role which is what the producer asked me to."