The second season of Netflix’s megahit South Korean TV series Squid Game is formally confirmed. Co-chief government officer and chief content material officer for the streaming service Ted Sarandos confirmed the identical throughout Netflix’s fourth-quarter interview as per Variety.
When requested whether or not it’s within the pipeline, he replied, “Absolutely. The ‘Squid Game’ universe has just begun.”
Sarandos’ remark implies a complete new small display universe based mostly solely on that present may additionally be within the works.
Written and directed by Hwang Dong-hyuk, the survival drama collection featured a contest much like Battle Royale wherein debt-ridden individuals might compete in video games to win a grand prize of 45.6 billion gained ($38.6 million or greater than Rs 2 billion). The video games within the contest had been childhood video games performed in South Korea.
The catch was, these eradicated in each spherical is not going to simply go dwelling empty-handed, they are going to be killed. As per the mysterious creators of the sport, it was fairer than the day by day recreation the contributors play in the actual world. Here, the wealth was assured if one had been intelligent and ruthless sufficient — which was not true exterior the sport.
The present was interpreted as a trenchant critique of contemporary capitalistic societies and that financial mobility was only a fable perpetuated by the moneyed courses.
In any case, the collection grew to become a phenomenon. It stays Netflix’s most-watched collection with an unimaginable 1.65 billion viewing hours after 4 weeks of its launch, beating Bridgerton’s 625.5 million hours by an enormous margin.
Lee Jung-jae, Park Hae-soo, Wi Ha-joon, HoYeon Jung, O Yeong-su, Heo Sung-tae, Anupam Tripathi, and Kim Joo-ryoung. had been a part of the present’s solid.
O Yeong-su gained the Golden Globe within the Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries or Television Film class earlier this month.