The ‘Squid Game‘ actor has been nominated for Greatest Efficiency by an Actor in a Tv Collection – Drama for his efficiency within the hit Korean present. This isn’t solely the primary time that the Korean actor has been nominated for the award however ‘Squid Recreation’ made historical past as the primary non-English sequence to be nominated for Greatest Tv Collection – Drama. Veteran actor O Yeong Su can be nominated for Greatest Supporting Actor – Tv.
On January 5, Lee Jung Jae’s company issued an announcement saying the star’s determination to skip the ceremony. In keeping with Soompi, the Artist Firm mentioned in an announcement, “Lee Jung Jae is immensely grateful to have been nominated within the Best Actor class on the Golden Globes, however he has determined to not attend the ceremony. He acknowledges that Netflix is just not taking part within the Golden Globes, as has been extensively reported world wide. He additionally made the choice contemplating different components just like the COVID-19 scenario and the quarantine necessities.”
This replace comes shortly after studies confirmed that the Golden Globes will go forward with no superstar presenters, viewers or media, owing to the boycott over moral lapses by its organizers.
The Hollywood International Press Affiliation — which votes on the Globes — has been accused of racism, sexism, bullying and corruption, with tv rights-holder NBC final 12 months pulling the plug on its annual awards broadcast.
Nonetheless, honours in movie and tv might be introduced from the Globes’ ordinary Beverly Hills lodge venue, in a program the group mentioned was set to spotlight “the long-established philanthropy work of the HFPA.”
Allegations of racism within the Golden Globes have been additionally introduced up when ‘Minari’ received the Greatest International Language Movie class final 12 months regardless of being produced by an American manufacturing firm, written and directed by a Korean-American, and centred across the Korean-American expertise. On the time, the Golden Globes mentioned that the movie had been nominated in that class as a result of greater than half of the movie was “not in English.”
Lee Jung Jae who’s a favorite this awards season was scheduled to attend the Critics Alternative Awards, which might be held across the identical time because the Golden Globes, however cancelled his U.S. go to as a result of COVID-19 scenario.