Meet the millionaire figure that the protagonist of The Squid Game won

“The Squid Game” is the famous series that premiered on Netflix on September 17. Less than a month after its launch, it has become the most watched series on the platform. At the Vox Media Code Conference, Ted Sarandos, co-CEO of Netflix revealed that the Korean production already has more than 625 million viewing hours. This means that 78 million viewers watched the entire first season.

In addition to the plot and originality of the series, its success is due to its cast, which is one of the best payments. As it transpired, the protagonist, who ends up winning the game, has become the second highest paid in his country. Lee Jung-jae, known as “the Korean Ricardo Darín” was born in Seoul and played Seon Gi-Hun.