Since the release of “Squid Game” , it became one of Netflix’s most-watched programs around the world — it’s also the internet’s favorite show.
On the 17th of September, 2021, Squid Game which has nine-episode was released. Reports have it that the Korean thriller Netflix’s biggest “non-English-language show in the world has been viewed more than 22.8 billion times in TikTok with the hashtag, “#SquidGame.”.
Even a lot of our Nigerian celebrities including Tundednut, Don Jazzy have taken to social media to drop their comment on the movie.
When was Squid Game written? The Origin of the popular Netflix movie
Hwang Dong-hyuk, the writer and creator of popular 2021 Netflix show “Squid game” revealed that he wrote the show in 2009, but it was rejected by studios for 10 years before it debut on global streaming platform, Netflix.
Hwang Dong-hyuk also revealed that he once had to stop writing the script of the movie because he was not financially stable at that time and he even had to sell his laptop for $675 because of the financial struggles
Fast forward twelve years, Squid game is the No.1 show in ninety countries and sets to become the most watched show in the history of Netflix, according to Netflix.