Emmy Awards 2022
Emmy Awards 2022 – On July 12, the nomination for the 74th Emmy Primetime award was announced, and ‘Squid Game’ has made history! The hit show received a total of 14 nominations for Emmy this year, including historic nominations for ‘extraordinary drama series’. With the nomination in this category, ‘Squid Game’ has now become the first non-English language series that was nominated in this category at the Emmy Awards.
Furthermore, this series has pocketed a total of five acting awards for the stars. This makes them the first Korean original actor in their respective categories. Actor Lee Jung Jae has been nominated for ‘the main actor in the drama series’. Meanwhile, Jung Ho Yeon has received a nomination for ‘supporting actresses in the drama series’. Park Hae Soo and Oh Young Su both have been nominated for ‘supporting actors in the drama series’, while Lee Yoo Mi has received a nomination in the category for ‘guest actress in the drama series’.
With two nominations, for ‘Amazing Directing for a Drama Series’ and ‘Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series’, ‘Squid Game’ Creator Hwang Dong Hyuk has now become the first original Korean creator to get Emmy’s nomination for drama direction and drama writing.
‘Squid Game’ has also pocketed this year’s nomination for ‘extraordinary production design for narrative contemporary programs (one hour or more)’, ‘Extraordinary cinematography for a single camera series (one hour)’, ‘editing of an extraordinary single camera image Ordinary for the drama series’, ‘Music Theme The Main Title Theme’, ‘Extraordinary Special Visual Effects in One Episode’, and ‘Outstanding Stunt Performance’.
With the nomination for ‘extraordinary drama’, five acting nods, two nominations for the creator of Hwang Dong Hyuk, and six more nominations, ‘Squid Game’ has officially pocketed 14 extraordinary nominations for the Emmy Primetime award this year. This year’s ceremony will be aired on September 22.