This series and our heroine took place in the Chosun Dynasty.Chae Ok was separated from her brother when her father, a nobleman, was accused of treason. She managed to make her way and becomes a Damo, a low ranked woman detective. Skilled in swordplay, she must not only fight crime, but to face inequality for her status in society. Her brother grew up to be a rebel leader fighting against society injustice and both brother and sister faced off against each other on opposite side of the law.
Runtime: 70 minutes
Damo - Damo (TV series) - Netflix
Damo (Hangul: 조선 여형사 다모; RR: Joseon Yeohyeongsa Damo; lit. “Female Detective Damo in the Joseon Dynasty”; also known as The Legendary Police Woman) is a 2003 South Korean fusion historical drama, starring Ha Ji-won, Lee Seo-jin, and Kim Min-joon. Set in the Joseon Dynasty, it tells the story of Chae-ok, a damo relegated to the low-status job of a female police detective who investigates crimes involving women of the upper class. It aired on MBC from July 28 to September 9, 2003 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 14 episodes.
Damo - Awards - Netflix
2003 MBC Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actress - Ha Ji-won Excellence Award, Actor - Lee Seo-jin Best New Actor - Kim Min-joon Special Writer Award - Jung Hyung-soo Popularity Award - Ha Ji-won Best Couple Award - Ha Ji-won and Lee Seo-jin 2004 Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Director for TV - Lee Jae-kyoo Best New Actor for TV - Kim Min-joon 2004 Asian Television Awards Best Drama Series
Damo - References - Netflix