Earlier Today, Squid Game actor O Yeong-su has been charged with sexual misconduct, South Korean judicial officials say. Yeong, who is 78 years old is accused of touching a woman inappropriately in 2017
He impressed everyone in his series squid game, that was among the top watched series in Netflix. He became the first South Korean actor to win a Golden Globe award for best supporting actor in a series after his performance in the Netflix Series squid game.
The alleged victim first filed a complaint with the police against Mr O in December last year, according to Yonhap news agency. But the case was closed in April without a charge being brought against Mr Yeong Su.
The prosecution has now reopened the investigation "at the request of the victim, Mr O has now been charged without detention, it adds" The court added
Following the charge, Seoul's culture ministry decided to stop broadcasting a government commercial featuring Mr O, according to local reports cited by AFP news agency.
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