#KDrama

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A still from the hit Netflix show Squid Game. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@netflix)

  • Squid Game is a Korean thriller that released on Netflix last month
  • The show has become Netflix's 'biggest-ever launch'
  • A group of Nigerian content creators have made a parody of a scene from the show

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A still from the hit Netflix show Squid Game. (Photo Credit - Instagram/@netflix)

  • Squid Game has become Netflix's biggest series launch over, dethroning Bridgerton
  • It has been viewed 111 million times since its launch, much more than Bridgerton
  • It has retained the number one spot on Netflix's Top 10s ever since 

.Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Squid Game is the popular Korean Netflix show (Photo: Instagram/Netflix)

  • The Korean Cultural Centre (KCC) is organising a real-life event based on Squid Game
  • Squid Game is a K-thrillar released on Netflix last montj=h
  • The show is now the highest-rated programme in 90 countrie

.South Korea
(Photo credit: YouTube/D.P Official trailer (Netflix)

  • South Korean drama DP showcases the dark side of South Korea's mandatory military service
  • It revolves around a team that is tasked with tracking down and capturing military deserters
  • In South Korea, all able-bodied men are required to mandatorily serve 18 months of military service

.Seoul, South Korea
A still from the hit Netflix show Squid Game. (Photo Credit - Instagram/@netflix)

  • The dystopian series is a representation of economic contrast among people in South Korea
  • Squid Game dabbles in real-life issues like economic crisis, class divide, capitalism
  • The series was rejected by producers and actors for almost a decade

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Ahn Bo-hyun is a popular Korean actor who has appeared in Itaewon Class. (Photo Credit - Instagram/@bohyunahn)

  • Ahn Bo-hyun made his acting debut in 2014
  • His big break can be attributed to Itaewon Class
  • The 33-year-old's upcoming show 'My Name' will be released on October 15

Squid Game is the popular Korean Netflix show (Photo: Instagram/Netflix)

  • The Netflix series "Squid Game" has obsessed fans from all around the world.
  • Trending halloween costume of  this year.
  • TikTok videos of people replicating the children's games have gone viral

.Delhi, India
Old Korean houses (Photo: Representational/unsplash)

  • The OED has added over 20 words of Korean origin to its latest edition
  • The “definitive record of the English language” includes words like hallyu
  • While Kimchi was added in 1976, new food-related entries include bulgogi

A still from the hit Netflix show Squid Game. (Photo Credit - Instagram/@netflix)

  • Netflix, on Monday, released the list of its top-10 original shows and movies
  • Netflix had been notoriously tight-lipped about viewership for years
  • The House of Cards creator once admitted that the company wouldn't even share viewership metrics with him

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A still from the hit Netflix show Squid Game. (Photo Credit - Instagram/@netflix)

  • Squid Game was released on September 17 on popular streaming platform Netflix
  • A korean speaker pointed out that the show's English translation is terrible
  • The series managed to become the most-watched show in around 90 countries