Update (September 27)
The latest survival thriller on everyone's mind, 'Squid Game' is currently ranked the most popular TV show on Netflix worldwide, as per data retrieved on September 26, 2021, from FlixPatrol.
One of the most highly anticipated Korean Netflix originals of 2021, "Squid Game" premiered worldwide on September 17, 2021. It stars Lee JungJae, Park HaeSoo, Wi HaJun, and Jung HoYeon in the leading roles. Soon after its release, it gained immense popularity and attention worldwide, from audiences and critics alike. While reviews on the show were equally split, with some enjoying it and others considering it rather predictable, 'Squid Game' has been trending regardless.
"Squid Game" tells the story of an extreme survival game where 456 participants, dealing with various financial crises of their own, bet their lives on a large sum of money to get a fresh start in life. It is gory, thrilling and quite unnerving when it comes to the plot.
According to data provided by FlixPatrol, "Squid Game" is currently the 2nd most popular TV show on Netflix, as of September 20, 2021.
The drama also entered the chart of the top 10 daily popular content on Netflix (different for each country) in regions like Argentina, Australia, Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, India, Hong Kong, Israel, Singapore, Vietnam and many more.
You can access this data and more here. It is important to note that while FlixPatrol has access to data from a huge majority, it does not have access to data from all the countries in the world.
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