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An actor from ‘The Squid Game’ is convicted of sexual harassment

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An actor from ‘The Squid Game’ is convicted of sexual harassment

EIn 2021 the first season of ‘The Squid Game’ and it didn’t take long for it to become the most viewed worldwide. Netflix welcomed the successful fiction and brought together a cast that quickly became famous. One of them, however, has just been convicted of sexual harassment about events that date back to 2017 and after being charged since last 2022.

O Yeong-su, 80 years old, and who played player 001, has faced the Suwon court, located south of Seoul. As a result of the litigation, the veteran actor has been sentenced to eight months and must complete a total of 40 hours in a program for sexual harassers.

The actor will be able to avoid jail

However, despite the conviction, O Yeong-su will not go to prison if during the next two years no law is compromised. For the judge, the victim’s story is consistent, truthful and “not something that can be invented.”

The accusation against the interpreter had been ongoing since last 2022. Specifically, it was in the month of November of that year when He was accused of hugging and kissing a woman on the cheek. five years ago during a theater tour. For these events, a sentence of one year in prison was requested, which has now resulted in a suspended sentence of eight months.

The actor’s defense has announced, yes, that appeal the outcome of the case, since O Yeong-su has always denied the facts accused of him. The performer, winner of the Golden Globe for ‘The Squid Game’, has been linked to the world of entertainment for more than 60 years, although most of his career has been linked to the theater.



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