Money Game (TV series)

Money Game (Korean머니게임; RRMeonigeim) is a 2020 South Korean television series starring Go Soo, Lee Sung-min and Shim Eun-kyung. It aired on tvN from January 15 to March 5, 2020 every Wednesday and Thursday at 21:30 time slot.[1][2]

Money Game
Money Game 2020.jpg
Promotional poster
Hangul머니게임
Genre Finance
Created byStudio Dragon
Written byLee Young-mi
Directed byKim Sang-ho
Starring
Country of originSouth Korea
Original languageKorean
No. of episodes16
Production
Running time70 minutes
Production companyJS Pictures
DistributortvN
Release
Original networktvN
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
Audio formatDolby Digital
Original releaseJanuary 15 (2020-01-15) –
March 5, 2020 (2020-03-05)
External links
Website

SynopsisEdit

As the South Korean government fears that the 1997 Asian financial crisis is about to repeat itself, three people working at the Financial Services Commission and the Ministry of Economy and Finance try their best to avoid the coming crisis.

CastEdit

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ViewershipEdit

Money Game : South Korea viewers per episode (thousands)
SeasonEpisode numberAverage
12345678910111213141516
1774425414320480428493315440419445N/A479N/A444414N/A
Source: Audience measurement performed nationwide by Nielsen Media Research.[3]
Average TV viewership ratings
Ep. Original broadcast date Average audience share
(AGB Nielsen)[4]
Nationwide Seoul
1 January 15, 2020 3.520% 3.843%
2 January 16, 2020 1.953% 2.433%
3 January 22, 2020 1.850% 1.775%
4 January 23, 2020 1.293% 1.236%
5 January 29, 2020 2.202% 2.065%
6 January 30, 2020 1.693% 1.621%
7 February 5, 2020 2.187% 2.072%
8 February 6, 2020 1.599% N/A
9 February 12, 2020 2.064% 2.054%
10 February 13, 2020 1.709% 1.683%
11 February 19, 2020 2.051% N/A
12 February 20, 2020 1.361%
13 February 26, 2020 2.167%
14 February 27, 2020 1.762%
15 March 4, 2020 2.146% 2.053%
16 March 5, 2020 1.890%[5] N/A
Average 1.966% [a]
  • In the table above, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.
  • N/A denotes that the rating is not known.
  • This drama aired on a cable channel/pay TV which normally has a relatively smaller audience compared to free-to-air TV/public broadcasters (KBS, SBS, MBC and EBS).

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Due to some ratings not recorded, the exact average rating is unknown.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "On the money". Korea JoongAng Daily. January 9, 2020.
  2. ^ Choi, Ji-won (January 8, 2020). "Veteran actors to play 'Money Game'". The Korea Herald.
  3. ^ "Nielsen Korea". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Retrieved July 29, 2020.
  4. ^ "Nielsen Korea". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Retrieved January 15, 2020.
  5. ^ "[시청률 VS.] '포레스트' 소폭 하락에도 수목극 1위 굳건". theceluv (in Korean). Retrieved March 6, 2020.

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