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‘The Squid Game: The Challenge’ remains in the midst of controversy, as the winner declared that she has not yet received the millions from the prize.
Well, they say that sometimes it is better not to get involved in things that we are not really interested in. And it seems that Netflix is learning that the hard way, well, wow the idea of doing The Squid Game: The Challenge It was good, but everything indicates that this flat concept is getting out of hand.
It was last November 22 when the streaming giant premiered this reality show based on the concept we saw in the successful South Korean series. Since the first episodes arrived, it became one of the most viewed shows on the platform and was even a trend on social networks. However, They have not been saved from the controversy and now the winner of the competition joined the complaints.
The winner of ‘The Squid Game: The Challenge’ stated that she has not received the prize money
It turns out that a few days ago in an interview for The Timesthe champion of The Squid Game: The Challenge, Mai Whelana 55-year-old woman whose story captivated everyone (because she escaped Vietnam as a child during the communist regime) declared to the surprise of many that he is still waiting to collect his huge check of 4 million 560 thousand dollars…just as they read it.
The winner of the reality show said that He hasn’t received a single cent after 10 months of filming ending.. “I feel like Tom Cruise in ‘Jerry Maguire.’ Show me the money!”, mentioned Mai, who despite not having the wool, has already put together some things for the final Netflix event, such as a new haircut, Jimmy Choo shoes and a Ralph Lauren dress.
Although the streaming giant has not yet deposited the prize for winning The Squid Game: The Challenge, Mai Whelan already knows what she wants to do with the millions she took. To begin with, heThe woman made it clear that she plans to buy a retirement home, but she also wants to donate part of her dollars to causes that interest herincluding the environment.
The fact that the winner of the reality show revealed that she has not yet received the wool she took (which will probably fall soon, since the last episode has already been released), adds to the controversy with the participants of the program who threatened to sue Netflix for the injuries they suffered while appearing in the different testsalthough the producers denied the accusations.
However, It seems that the platform will have to think twice if it wants to do this show again, don’t you think? There is no doubt that drama and tension are present both on and off camera in The Squid Game: The Challenge.