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Emmy-winning Lee Jung-jae Returns Home to Hero’s Welcome

Emmy-winning Lee Jung-jae Returns Home to Hero’s Welcome

INCHEON, Sept. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — With the shining Emmy statuette in hand, “Squid Game” star Lee Jung-jae received a hero’s welcome home Sunday. Lee arrived at Incheon International Airport with dozens of fans celebrating his historic honor at America’s most prestigious awards for TV programming. At the 74th edition of the Primetime Emmy Awards [...]

‘Squid Game’ Creator Hwang Dong-hyuk Returns Home After Emmy Victory

‘Squid Game’ Creator Hwang Dong-hyuk Returns Home After Emmy Victory

INCHEON, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — “Squid Game” creator Hwang Dong-hyuk received a warm welcome upon his return to South Korea on Thursday after winning the country’s first prize at the Emmy Awards. He arrived at Incheon International Airport in Incheon, 40 kilometers west of Seoul, along with “Squid Game” actors Jung Ho-yeon and Park [...]

‘Squid Game’ Makes History at U.S., Breaking Regional, Language Barrier

‘Squid Game’ Makes History at U.S., Breaking Regional, Language Barrier

SEOUL, Sept. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Since its official release about a year earlier, South Korea’s global sensation “Squid Game” has made history in the world’s entertainment industry and helped the Korean content rise in power and influence on the world stage amid Hollywood’s efforts for wider diversity and inclusion. Written and directed by Hwang [...]

‘Squid Game’ Wins 14 Nominations Including Best Drama Series at Emmys

‘Squid Game’ Wins 14 Nominations Including Best Drama Series at Emmys

SEOUL, July 13 (Korea Bizwire) — The survival drama “Squid Game” earned 14 nominations including best drama series at this year’s Primetime Emmy Awards, becoming the first South Korean TV show to compete at America’s biggest honor for the broadcasting industry. The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences on Tuesday (U.S. time) unveiled the final [...]