Korean drama Squid Game has become the first non-English TV series to collect a Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination.
Squid Game has been nominated in the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series category also earned a nomination in the Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Television Series category.
Park Hae-soo took to Instagram handle and shared the news of the nominations to the fans and followers. He wrote, “It is always an honor to be able to work on a great project with a talented director, actors, and staff. My sincere thanks to the members of SAG-AFTRA and all the viewers from around the world that love and support Squid Game.”
He added, “I’m speechless and beyond excited to be nominated, not just individually but for our entire Squid Game team! I vividly remember the precious moments we shared together, putting in all the hard work to film the intense six rounds of games. On top of the unforgettable memories we share, today’s SAG Awards nominations will be remembered as a precious and touching moment. Thank you so much to the members of SAG-AFTRA. I am so humbled and want to share this moment with all the fans of Squid Game who have faith in justice and love, we as people cherish.”