If you haven’t been living under a rock, then you are fully aware of what a cultural phenomenon South Korean TV show Squid Game has become as of late. If you haven’t watched the show yet, we’re not sure what you’ve been doing, but you should definitely start right now. For those who are just as obsessed as we are, here are some crazy behind the scene stories that you most likely didn’t know about.
Broke Streaming World Record
This might seem obvious because the show has seemingly taken over the world, but Squid Game has made TV history by becoming the most streamed show on Netflix in the history of the platform. It has gained major international success.
Concept Created In 2008
Show creator and director Hwang Dong-hyuk actually came up with the concept of the show way back in 2008. He was inspired by his family, who he has described as being poor, faced difficulties while faced with a significant amount of debt.