Actor O Yeong Su was awarded the Golden Globes' Best Supporting Actor in Television award for his role as Oh Il Nam in Netflix's 'Squid Game'.
On January 9th, the 79th annual 'Golden Globes' took place in Los Angeles to celebrate and applaud talents in movies and televisions. This year's event was held in private without any live streams; however, the Golden Globes gave real-time updates on the winners.
Shortly after the awards show began, the Golden Globes announced O Yeong Su as the winner of the Best Supporting Actor in Television. O Yeong Su is the first Korean actor in Golden Globes history to win an award.
As soon as the announcement that O Young Su had won the award was made, many Korean news media outlets shared this amazing news. This was also shared in various online communities where Korean netizens shared how amazed they were and congratulated the actor on his achievement.
Netizens commented, "That's amazing," "OMG, I can't believe he won," "This makes history," Congratulation!," "This proves that K-content is loved by the world," "I'm actually amazed that Korean content is being recognized overseas as well," "Wow," "This is so crazy," "Daebak!" "He completely deserved it, I loved his acting in the show," "This is so amazing, how he won an award overseas through Korean drama," "I want to scream." "This is a really great achievement for Korea as well," and "He's an amazing actor; he totally deserved it."