Streaming platform Netflix on Sunday announced the renewal of the Korean thriller present Squid Game for second season after Season 1 was an enormous success worldwide.
Announcing that the season 2 has been greenlit, Netflix dropped a brief teaser that includes animation of the animatronic doll, who figured within the present’s first season. In the identical thread, the streaming big posted a notice by Squid Game’s author, director, producer, and creator Hwang Dong-hyuk. The notice learn, “It took 12 years to carry the primary season of Squid Game to life final yr. But it took 12 days for Squid Game to turn out to be the preferred Netflix collection ever. As the author, director, and producer of Squid Game, an enormous shout out to followers all over the world. Thank you for watching and loving our present. And now, Gi-hun returns. The Front Man returns. Season 2 is coming. The man within the swimsuit with ddakji may be again. You’ll even be launched to Young-hee’s boyfriend Cheoul-su.”
Red gentle… GREENLIGHT!
Squid Game is officially coming again for Season 2! pic.twitter.com/4usO2Zld39
— Netflix (@netflix) June 12, 2022
Squid Game is a dystopian present about cash-strapped individuals competing in youngsters’s video games for money and for many who lose, the one choice is loss of life. After it launch, the present had turn out to be the most-watched collection on Netflix globally.
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However, Netflix didn’t announce the discharge date or the yr of present, as experiences mentioned that Squid Game may not be launched till 2024. The present stars stars Lee Jung-jae, Park Hae-soo, O Yeong-su, Wi Ha-joon, Jung Ho-yeon, Heo Sung-tae, Anupam Tripathi and Kim Joo-ryoung.
The present made historical past at 2022 Screen Actors Guild Awards because it was the primary non-English language collection to be nominated as Lee Jung-jae and Ho-yeon received prizes for his or her roles in Squid Game. The present has additionally received three Golden Globe Awards, together with finest TV drama.