Get Daily Updates
My HanCinema | Sign up, Why ? Your E-mail   Password    Auto| Help
HanCinema :: The Korean Movie and Drama Database, discover the South Korean cinema and drama diversity Contact HanCinema HanCinema on TwitterFaceBook HanCinema PageHanCinema on Twitter
My Rosy Life (장밋빛 인생)

장밋빛 인생 (Jang-mit-bit In-saeng)

Directed by Kim Jong-chang (김종창)

Screenplay by


KBS | Airing dates :

16 episodes


Maeng Sun-yi sacrificed her childhood and youth to taking care of her father, who started drinking heavily after her mother abandoned them when she was 10, and her two younger siblings. She even gave up her own education because she had to work hard to earn her siblings' tuitions. She is married to a guy named Ban Sung-moon, her five years junior, and has two daughters with him. Her life continues to present her with endless hardships but she just believes that that is "happiness". One day her husband falls in love with an attractive divorced woman and demands a divorce from Sun-yi.

Sun-yi's younger sister, Maeng Young-yi, is a successful career woman. She dates her first love Lee Jung-do, who is now married to another woman and who broke up with her for the sake of his career in the past.

Finally, Sun-yi's younger brother, Chul-soo, earns his doctorate degree in the United States and settles down there, completely ignoring his responsibility of taking care of his father.

Just to make things worse, Sun-yi is one day diagnosed with cancer, which to her is tantamount to a death sentence. After learning about her disease, her husband reflects on himself and shows her the genuine meaning of marital love.


Choi Jin-sil : Maeng Sun-yi

An ordinary housewife married to a man five years her junior, with whom she has two daughters. Her difficult childhood taught her the value of money, which she knows better than anyone else. After years of working tirelessly, she saves enough money to buy her first home in an upscale apartment building. But on the 10th anniversary of their wedding, her husband demands a divorce from her.

Son Hyeon-joo : Ban Sung-moon

Sung-moon is Sun-yi's husband, who falls head over heels in every woman he ever happens to love. He decides to leave his wife, who treats him as a reckless younger brother, for an attractive and cute woman who arouses in him his instinct to protect, and tries to find genuine love in her.

Lee Tae-ran : Maeng Young-yi

Young-yi is the younger sister of Sun-yi, who raised her after their mother left them. She has a cold-headed and self-assertive personality, and does not believe in marriage. She dates a married man who used to be her first love.

Jang Dong-jik : Lee Jung-do

Jung-do is a high-ranking public servant who left the love of his life, Young-yi, for a rich woman and married her. His future plan is to become a politician.


My Rosy Life | Cast

My Rosy Life | Soundtracks, OST (Sponsored)

My Rosy Life | News

Attention You're reading the news with potential spoilers, make them spoiler free, dismiss

My Rosy Life | Shopping

My Rosy Life | Pictures

  • My Rosy Life's picture
    My Rosy Life
  • My Rosy Life's picture
    My Rosy Life
  • My Rosy Life's picture
    My Rosy Life
  • My Rosy Life's picture
    My Rosy Life
  • My Rosy Life's picture
    My Rosy Life
  • My Rosy Life's picture
    My Rosy Life
  • My Rosy Life's picture
    My Rosy Life
  • My Rosy Life's picture
    My Rosy Life
SmallestSmallMedium Slideshow, Slider

View all 37 pictures for "My Rosy Life"

My Rosy Life | Reviews

My Rosy Life | Facts

 Produced by
 Bae Kyeong-soo (배경수)
Technical Information
60 min 
Web site
Festival(s) & award(s)
Sales or release dates & Box Office
Airing dates : 2005/08/24~2005/11/10

My Rosy Life | Community

Your reviews

To participate to HanCinema, you must sign up or log in. Sign up, Why ?

Fan club  
Quick message
your acting in rosy life is an award winning performance really! you're great in that drama, you made me cry with you & son hyeo joo & lee tae ran as well as ajussi jang yong! i love this drama, one of the best!
2008-07-04 13:48:34
2008-06-19 04:55:31
a heartbreaking and a cryworthed drama. Awesomely perfect.
a drama heartbreakingly beautiful. i opted not to watch the last episodes 'coz i don't wanna cry. ^^;; betsy inspired me a lot. i hope a lot of people would watch it so they would know that loved ones (especially moms) should not be taken for gr
2008-05-19 02:43:56
2008-05-09 04:57:54
i'd watched on t.v. and now i'm watching it again on DVD!!! this drama is one of my always makes me cry...
A very inspiring drama.....
2007-04-19 02:03:27
2007-02-22 21:42:11
that's why i never forget about a story of 'a rosy life'... so it makes me cried out...
123 2>
Message board

To participate to HanCinema, you must sign up or log in. Sign up, Why ?

Betsy 2006-10-26

waah nasa pilipinas na to at naganda sobra

My page
My posts
Last time on HanCinema
2006/10/26 17:29:11
Old message board

My Rosy Life (장밋빛 인생)

Subscribe to HanCinema Pure to remove ads from the website (not for episode and movie videos) for US$0.99 monthly or US$7.99 yearly (you can cancel anytime). The first step is to be a member, please click here : Sign up, then a subscribe button will show up.


Remove ads

Sign up




Visible, hide