Netflix greenlights 'Squid Game' reality show with $4.56 million cash prize

CNBC reports Netflix plans to make a reality show called 'Squid Game: The Challenge'. 456 contestants will compete in games inspired by Netflix's most-watched show of all time. Netflix will offer a $4.56 million reward. The streamer says that is the biggest cash prize ever for a reality TV series. "Squid Game took the world by storm with Director Hwang's captivating story and iconic imagery. We're grateful for his support as we turn the fictional world into reality in this massive competition and social experiment." Brandon Riegg, Netflix VP of Unscripted and Documentary Series, via statement.

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