Squid game is Netflix’s latest hit and currently the most popular series worldwide! Squid game is a South Korean drama series that is a mash-up of children’s games. In just four days after its premiere ‘Squid Game’ has become one of the most-watched Netflix shows in history. Squid Game is also the first Korean drama to hit the number one spot on Netflix. Here we’ve clubbed few interesting facts about the Squid Game,
● Firstly, the series was named ‘Round Six,’ but later was changed to ‘Squid Game.’
● The story was inspired by Manhwa, a Korean comic. The series was also inspired by real childhood games.
● Hwang Dong-hyuk finished working on the script in 2009, but people felt that the script was brutal, unfamiliar and the plot was too complex. It took six months for Dong-hyuk to write the first two episodes.
● The casting was confirmed on June 17, 2020, but the filming halted in August 2020 due to COVID-19 and resumed in 2020.
● The set was original in the series, and also 456 people were cast in the series. The director Hwang Dong-hyuk not only used a real set but also included 456 people.
● Squid Game tends to become Netflix’s most popular show of all time.
● Squid Game was originally created to be a feature film.
● The doll in the series is real, and it can be found in Jincheon Country. The doll was borrowed for filming, and it was returned later.
Squid Game is worth binge-watching. Have you watched the ‘Squid Game’ on Netflix yet?