In just 27 days, the South Korean series “Squid Game” attracted the largest number of viewers among the original Netflix series globally.
In just 27 days, the South Korean series “Squid Game” attracted the largest number of viewers among the original Netflix series in the world, and the British Daily Mail reported that it had gained about 111 million viewers since its broadcast on September 17, making it the owner of The biggest debut of a series ever, easily surpassing the UK-set historical series Bridgeton, which had 82 million subscribers in its first 28 days.
The “Squid Game” was ranked first in the list of the 10 most viewed works in 94 countries around the world, and topped the views in the United States.
“The show has exceeded our wildest dreams, and has given Netflix more confidence that our global strategy is heading in the right direction,” said Myung Kim, the platform’s vice president of content for Korea, Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
The director of the series has not yet confirmed whether there will be a second part or not, despite the circulating news claiming the release of the second part in the middle of next year.