Squid Game: News

19 Jun 2024


Binge-watching gets real: Netflix announces immersive 'Netflix House' experiences 

Netflix, the globally renowned streaming service, has unveiled plans to launch two large "experiential" complexes, dubbed Netflix Houses, in 2025.

13 May 2024

Upcoming Movies

Gong Yoo to star as AI character in Suzy-Bo-gum's 'Wonderland'

Renowned South Korean actor Gong Yoo is set to make a special appearance in the highly-anticipated film Wonderland.

15 Mar 2024

South Korea

'Squid Game' actor O Yeong-su convicted of sexual misconduct offenses

South Korean actor O Yeong-su, who gained fame for his role in Netflix's smash hit Squid Game, was convicted of indecent assault by a district court in Seongnam on Friday.

12 Mar 2024


'Squid Game' Season 2: Oh Dal-soo joins cast

Controversial Korean actor Oh Dal-soo is set to join the impressive line-up for Netflix's globally popular Squid Game Season 2.

16 Jan 2024

Emmy Awards

Emmys: Most actors of color picked up trophies this year 

The 75th Primetime Emmy Awards made history with a record-breaking number of people of color taking home top honors in the TV Academy's history.

27 Nov 2023


Explainer: What went wrong with 'Squid Game: The Challenge'

Has Netflix's latest venture, Squid Game: The Challenge—a reality show based on the 2021 mega-hit Squid Game—missed the mark?

24 Nov 2023


Times reality shows were sued/blasted for mistreatment

Squid Game: The Challenge dropped on Netflix on Wednesday and is already awaiting legal trouble.

13 Nov 2023


Explainer: Decoding Netflix's billion-dollar obsession with Korean dramas, films, shows

Netflix has strategically reinvented itself as the undisputed go-to streaming hub for K-drama aficionados, and trust us, it's no accident.

31 Oct 2023

Sushmita Sen

'Aarya S03,' 'The Crown S06': Major OTT releases in November

The world of digital entertainment has a diverse lineup of releases this upcoming November with an eclectic mix of films, series, and brand new seasons of some of your favorite shows.

26 Sep 2023


Ahead of 'Squid Game' S02, watch these similar shows, movies 

Netflix recently dropped a teaser of Squid Game: The Challenge, the upcoming spinoff of the popular show Squid Game and we can't wait to find out what's in store.

19 Sep 2023


'Squid Game,' 'My Name': Strong female characters in K-dramas

K-dramas aren't just about swoon-worthy romances—they also pack a punch when it comes to showcasing strong women characters.

09 Aug 2023


'Train to Busan,' 'Hellbound': Most terrifying Korean horror dramas, films

The global recognition and critical acclaim of the 2021 survival-thriller drama Squid Game introduced a diverse array of genres in South Korean dramas and films to audiences worldwide.

04 Aug 2023


Confirmed! Lee Min-jung and Lee Byung-hun expecting their second child

It is official! Actors Lee Min-jung and Lee Byung-hun are set to welcome their second child. Recently, a Korean media outlet speculated the same and now Min-jung's agency MSteam Entertainment has confirmed the news.

10 Jul 2023

Happy Birthday

Gong Yoo birthday special: Celebrating Korean actor's remarkable performances

Korean actor Gong Yoo has charmed audiences for nearly two decades, earning global recognition for appearances in iconic dramas like Goblin and Squid Game and movies like Train To Busan.

28 Jun 2023


'Squid Game 2': Every confirmed and potential cast addition 

The mega-famous K-drama, Squid Game is returning for a second season and the buzz it has generated is reaching unprecedented levels.

23 Jun 2023


#NewsBytesExplainer: What led to global obsession with K-dramas

The K-drama fever—exemplified by shows like Squid Game—has reached unprecedented heights, capturing attention globally, even in regions like North Korea.

15 Jun 2023

OTT releases

Im Siwan to lead 'Squid Game 2'? Here's the truth

Squid Game attained cult status with the release of its first season. As fans are waiting for Season 2, rumors are rife that Im Siwan is set to star as the new lead.

01 Jun 2023


#NewsBytesExplainer: What are Korean variety shows; how they became popular

Netflix's Squid Game, which featured contestants immersed in enigmatic deathly mini-games, enthralled audiences globally.

18 May 2023

OTT releases

'Squid Game' to 'Griselda': Biggies premiering on Netflix this Fall

Ever since the advent of OTT, there has been a boom in content globally. The viewers have been watching varied content all across the world and fandom regarding all these works have grown by folds.

01 Mar 2023

South Korea

5 most anticipated K-dramas of 2023

With their unique blend of storytelling, cultural appeal, and stellar performances, K-dramas promise an entertaining viewing experience to the audiences.

26 Nov 2022


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

Squid Game actor O Yeong-su has reportedly been charged with sexual misconduct in South Korea.

24 Sep 2022

Money Heist

TUDUM 2022: Netflix shares new glimpse of 'Money Heist: Korea'

Netflix hosted "TUDUM: Korea" as part of its global fan event on Saturday and announced several new K-dramas arriving on its platform soon.

28 Feb 2022

Apple TV+

5 interesting facts about this year's SAG Awards

The prestigious Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards 2022 returned to its live, in-audience format this year and the event was held at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California, on Sunday.

22 Jan 2022


'The universe has just begun': Netflix confirms 'Squid Game 2'

Netflix tasted gold with the hit series Squid Game last year.

14 Dec 2021


'Squid Game' season 2 won't be hitting Netflix before 2024?

Squid Game is the new sensation in town!