The owner of the number has been flooded with calls
Ofcom criticizes Netflix’s flagship show squid game A man’s real phone number after an episode aired.
The Korean national’s number one was printed on the business card which was featured in the first episode of the show. As a result of the show’s international success, the man in question has been receiving thousands of calls from fans.
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“It has reached such an extent that people are reaching day and night out of their curiosity. This drains my phone’s battery and turns it off,” she added. money today.
“Things That Won’t Happen in the UK Due to Ofcom Rules: Man harassed by ‘thousands’ calls after his number is shown on Netflix show squid game, regulatory body Ofcom said on its Instagram stories.
“When you see or hear a UK phone number on a TV or radio show, it is from a special list of numbers that we have set aside for this specific use.”
The story was documented by TV journalist Scott Bryan. “Things I Didn’t Expect to See: Ofcom Turning On” squid game,‘ he wrote on Twitter.
Things I Didn’t Expect to See: Ofcom is getting into the Squid game. pic.twitter.com/LQ8jLwfYtu
— Scott Bryan (@scottygb) September 30, 2021
squid gameKey production company is in talks with the person to resolve the issue.
During this, squid game Actor Lee Jung-jae has opened up about the series’ sudden global popularity.
“I lurk on social media. I can feel the popularity. I’ve seen a lot of people uploading photos,” he said star newstranslated as sumpy, adding that his fellow actors are also “uploading pictures” about the show on social media.
“Just this morning, I was asked, ‘Can I upload this picture of us together?’ So I asked them to upload it.”