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Squid Game

‘Squid Game’ director and lead star awarded South Korea’s highest cultural medal

Squid Game director Hwang Dong-hyuk and lead star Lee Jung-jae have been awarded South Korea’s highest national cultural medal for their work on the series.South Korean news outlet Yonhap News Agency reported yesterday (December 27) that South Korean President...

‘Squid Game’ actor O Yeong-su charged with sexual misconduct

 'Squid Game' actor O Yeong-su has been charged with sexual misconduct, South Korean judicial officials say. The 78-year-old is accused of touching a woman inappropriately in 2017, officials said, reports bbc.com. O has denied the allegation, local media report. He became the...

‘Squid Game’ star Jung Ho-yeon chosen as Time’s 100 next gen leaders

‘Squid Game’ star Jung Ho-yeon has been chosen as one of the 100 rising leaders from across industries around the world by US magazine Time for this year.Jung was named in the phenoms category of the 2022 Time 100...

Emmys 2022: Jason Sudeikis, Lee Jung-jae & Zendaya win big

The 74th annual Emmy Awards hosted by Kenan Thompson at the Microsoft Theater saw several repeat winners, along with quite a few surprising upsets.During the ceremony, ‘Ted Lasso’ won best comedy series for the second year in a row,...

‘Squid Game’ star Lee Jung-jae to reprise role from ‘Deliver Us From Evil’ in series spin-off

“Squid Game” actor Lee Jung-jae is to reprise his role as a manic killer in “Ray”, a TV series spun off from 2020 Korean action-horror film “Deliver Us From Evil”.Korean media sources report that Lee will star in and...

Netflix announces another round of global hit ‘Squid Game’

Global megahit “Squid Game” will return for a second season, Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) announced on Sunday, offering a few hints about what is to come in the dark Korean drama.“Squid Game” became Netflix’s most-watched series when it was released...

Squid Game director working on film ‘more violent’ than global hit series

Squid Game' director Hwang Dong-hyuk has announced that he's developing 'Killing Old People Club', a new film inspired by a novel penned by Umberto Eco, the revered Italian intellectual and essayist, reports 'Variety'. Speaking during a session at MipTV along...

HoYeon Jung might return as a twin in Season 2: ‘Squid Game’ director

‘Squid Game’ director Hwang Dong-Hyuk said that he is working hard on ideas for the next season of the South Korean killer survival drama.Speaking to Deadline on the red carpet at Saturday’s Producers Guild of America Awards ceremony, the...

Succession and Squid Game win big at Critics Choice Awards 2022

The 27th annual Critics Choice Awards were held on Sunday, March 13 at The Century Plaza Hotel. While Netflix’s Squid Game won the Best Foreign Language Series award, Will Smith took home the Best Actor award for King Richard.In...

‘Squid Game’ video game could happen, says Netflix Asia executive

 A Netflix Asia executive has said that a video game based on Squid Game, the incredibly popular Netflix series, is being considered. Minyoung Kim revealed the possibility of a game based on the show during a conversation with THR....