Squid Game’s first season captivated viewers all around the world. The show has a significant impact on modern pop culture. Hwang Dong-hyuk, the show’s director and writer, has now officially announced season 2.

According to Deadline, season 2 has officially been approved. Hwang Dong-hyuk confirmed the forthcoming chapter in a letter to fans, revealing who could return for it and what new character would be introduced. “Gi-hun returns. The frontman returns,” he said. “The man in the suit ddakji might be back. You also will be introduced to Young-hee’s boyfriend, Cheol-su.”

Squid Game, Netflix’s most popular series, has been renewed for a second season. The follow-up was in the works. Following the huge popularity of the first season, Netflix brass, as well as the series’ writer, director, and executive producer Hwang Dong-hyuk and the main cast, hinted at a return of the show.

Hwang Dong-hyuk remarked on the series’ journey to the big screen and its success. “It took 12 years to bring the first season of Squid Game to life last year,” he said. “But if took 12 days for Squid Game to become the most popular series ever.”

With 1.65 billion views in the first 28 days. Squid Game presently holds the record for Netflix’s most viewed English-language or non-English-language series by a considerable margin, and the Korean drama achieved this through strong word of mouth.

Fans of Squid Game Season 1 wished for more seasons. The wait is officially over. To get the latest updates, keep an eye on Thirsty.

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