Monthly Magazine Home

Monthly Magazine Home (Korean월간 집; Hanja月刊 집; RRWolgan Jip; lit. Monthly House) is a South Korean television series directed by Lee Chang-min and starring Jung So-min, Kim Ji-seok, Jung Gun-joo and Kim Won-hae.[2] The series follows the story of a 'house building' romance of a man who 'buys' houses and a woman who 'lives' in houses.[3][4] It was premiered on JTBC on June 16, 2021 and airs on Wednesday and Thursday at 21:00 KST time slot.[5][6] It is also available for streaming on iQiyi.

Monthly Magazine Home
Monthly Magazine Home.jpg
Promotional poster
Also known asMonthly Home[1]
Hangul월간 집
Hanja月刊 집
Genre
Created by
Written byMyeong Soo-hyeon
Directed byLee Chang-min
Starring
ComposerHa Geun-young
Country of originSouth Korea
Original languageKorean
No. of episodes16 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producerLee Se-young
Producers
  • Park Jun-seo
  • Park Sang-sang
  • Kwon Min-kyung
  • Kim Bo-reum
Running time70 minutes
Production companyJTBC Studios
Distributor
  • JTBC
  • iQiyi
Release
Original networkJTBC
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
Audio formatDolby Digital
Original releaseJune 16, 2021 (2021-06-16) –
present (present)
External links
Website
Production website

SynopsisEdit

It is a story about the romance of a man who 'buys' a house and a woman who 'lives' in the house. Na Young-won (Jung So-min) is an editor of the monthly living magazine 'House'. Yu Ja-seong (Kim Ji-seok) is the representative. The series tells the stories of the editors through House Magazine.

CastEdit

MainEdit

Real estate property owner and investment expert, 'a dragon from Gaecheon, Gae-ryong'
Editor of Lifestyle Magazine 'Monthly House'

SupportingEdit

Photographer, a gold spoon, a camping enthusiast lives in a shade tent worth 1.2 million won
  • Kim Won-hae as Choi Go, editor-in-chief of 'Monthly House'
  • Chae Jung-an as Yeo Eui-ju, 13-year editor, 'real estate down-turnist', so lives with a monthly rent of 1 million won[10][11]
  • Ahn Chang-hwan as Nam Sang-soon, a living magazine editor of 'Monthly House', who dreams of winning a housing subscription[12]
  • Yoon Ji-on as Chang, Youtuber[13]
  • Lee Hwa-kyum as Yuk Mi-ra, a first year editor's assistant[14]
  • Ahn Hyun-ho as Gye Joo-hee, a first-year editor assistant
  • Seung-Gil Jeong as Young-Won, Na Young-won's father[15]
  • Lee Jung-eun as Choi Go's wife[16]

Special appearancesEdit

ProductionEdit

CastingEdit

On April 20, 2020, Jung So-min received an offer to play Na Young-won, a magazine editor of 10 years experience for magazine 'Home'.[20] On September 22, 2020, Chae Jung-an considered to play 13-year editor of the magazine.[21] In October 2020, the cast line up was announced.[7] In January, 2021, the members of the 'Monthly House' were revealed by the production crew.[22] The Jung So-min and Kim Ji-suk have previously starred together in the 2013 KBS drama special You Came to Me and Became a Star, this is their second time working together.[23] Chae Jung-an is appearing in TV series after a hiatus of 2 years. She last appeared in 2019 JTBC series Legal High.[24]

FilmingEdit

Principal photography of the series began in the end of July 2020 and the filming ended on April 1, 2021.[25] The photos of Jung So-min and Kim Ji-seok from filming site were released on February 23, 2021.[26]

ReleaseEdit

On April 27, 2021 release date of the series with a teaser poster was announced. The series was premiered on June 16, 2021 on JTBC at 21:00 KST.[27] Streaming will also be available on IQIYI.[28]

Original soundtrackEdit

Monthly Magazine Home
Soundtrack album by
Various
Released2021
GenreSoundtrack
Language
LabelKakao Entertainment

Part 1Edit

Released on June 17, 2021 (2021-06-17)[29]
No.TitleLyricsMusicArtistLength
1."Imagine"HanaPsycho Tension (YEJUN, Lee Ha-eun)Hui (Pentagon)2:38
2."Imagine" (Inst.) Psycho Tension (YEJUN, Lee Ha-eun) 2:38

Part 2Edit

Released on June 24, 2021 (2021-06-24)[30]
No.TitleLyricsMusicArtistLength
1."Story Of Us"
  • Christian Fast
  • Maria Marcus
  • The Proof
  • Christian Fast
  • Maria Marcus
Jo Yu-ri (IZ*ONE)3:53
2."Story Of Us" (Inst.) 
  • The Proof
  • Christian Fast
  • Maria Marcus
 3:53

Part 3Edit

Released on July 1, 2021 (2021-07-01)[31]
No.TitleLyricsMusicArtistLength
1."That Day" (그런 날)Ha Geun-young, Kim Ye-solHa Geun-young, Kim Ye-solKwak Jin-eon 
2."That Day" (Inst.)    

Part 4Edit

Released on July 8, 2021 (2021-07-08)[32]
No.TitleLyricsMusicArtistLength
1."Here I Am"Geun-Young Ha, Su-Yeon LeeYoung Ha, Very Berry, Yoo Ji- EunJohn Park3:47
2."Here I Am" (Inst.)   3:47

Part 5Edit

Released on July 15, 2021 (2021-07-15)[33]
No.TitleLyricsMusicArtistLength
1."There For You (Prod. AVIN)" (승연)Avin, slayAvin, slay, chaseWOODZ (Cho Seung-youn)3:49
2."There For You (Prod. AVIN)" (Inst.)   3:49

Part 6Edit

Released on July 22, 2021 (2021-07-22)[34]
No.TitleLyricsMusicArtistLength
1."Common Regrets" (흔한 후회)Geun-Young Ha, ComaHa Geun-Young, Found Out, ComaJero4:18
2."Common Regrets" (Inst.)   4:18

Part 7Edit

Released on July 28, 2021 (2021-07-28)[35]
No.TitleLyricsMusicArtistLength
1."Your Love A Little More" (그대름 조금 더)Ha Geun-young, Lee Su-yeonHa Geun-young, Lee Su-yeonBaek A-yeon3:57
2."Your Love A Little More" (Inst.) Ha Geun-young, Lee Su-yeon 3:57

ViewershipEdit

Monthly Magazine Home : South Korea viewers per episode (thousands)
SeasonEpisode numberAverage
12345678910111213141516
1654TBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBD552TBDTBDTBDTBD
Source: Audience measurement performed nationwide by Nielsen Media Research[36]
Average TV viewership ratings
Ep. Original broadcast date Title Average audience share
(AGB Nielsen)[36][37]
Nationwide Seoul
1 June 16, 2021 A Man Who Buys a House, a Woman Who Lives in a House 3.171% (10th) 3.463% (7th)
2 June 17, 2021 Hope for My Own House 2.275% N/A
3 June 23, 2021 Living with a Parasite 2.4% N/A
4 June 24, 2021 If I Could Renovate My Life... 1.664% N/A
5 June 30, 2021 You Must Live in Your Home to Know it 2.2% N/A
6 July 1, 2021 You are in My House, You are in My Heart 2.0% N/A
7 July 7, 2021 He Lives in an Empty House 2.425% N/A
8 July 8, 2021 House+Love=Home 1.989% N/A
9 July 14, 2021 "A Flower Blooming in a Ruined Heart" 2.249% N/A
10 July 15, 2021 "Long-standing House Long-standing Relationship" 1.967% N/A
11 July 21, 2021 "A Home Reflects its Owners" 2.363% N/A
12 July 22, 2021 "Home, a Container That Holds Life" 1.9% N/A
13 July 28, 2021 "A Record of Youth's Home" 2.648% (10th) 2.964% (7th)
Average
  • In the table above, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.
  • This drama airs 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).

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