Squid Game

'Squid Game' top contender for US year-end awards

The South Korean breakout hit 'Squid Game' has emerged as a big contender in the US year-end awards season.

published on : 12th November 2021

Get ready for more: 'Squid Game' readies for Season 2

Due to the show's global success, Hwang Dong-hyuk said, 'I almost feel like you leave us no choice.'

published on : 10th November 2021

‘Spooktacular’ creations: Bengalureans are mastering looks from Cruella, Squid Games this Halloween 

Decking out as witches and ghosts is passe. Bengalureans are now mastering looks from Cruella and Squid Games this Halloween   

published on : 30th October 2021

Reality bites: Economic anxieties, work-life focus key to K-drama popularity

The addictive 'K-drama' pill encases a centre of sobering reality, that of job insecurities and unconventional careers in a world of economic disparities.

published on : 18th October 2021

Sharon Choi, Bong Joon-ho's interpreter for 2020 awards run, has 'revised' subtitles of Squid Game' 

The development comes days after some viewers on social media criticised the nine-part survival drama for its alleged wrong interpretation of dialogues from Korean to English.

published on : 14th October 2021

K-drama 'Squid Game' becomes Netflix's 'biggest series launch' with 111 million views since debut

According to reports, SK Broadband in South Korea filed a lawsuit against Netflix, seeking monetary damages to pay for increased broadband usage and maintenance costs associated with the show.

published on : 13th October 2021

'Squid Game' strikes nerve in debt-ridden South Korea

The show has struck raw nerves at home, where there’s growing discontent over soaring personal debt, decaying job markets and stark income inequalities worsened by financial crises.

published on : 13th October 2021

It's people's love: Indian actor Anupam Tripathi on his breakout role in Korean drama 'Squid Game'

The actor, who moved to South Korea in 2010 to attend the Korea National University of Arts (K Arts), said the character of Ali is "iconic" in a way as it offers a peek into cultures and issues.

published on : 12th October 2021