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Squid Game actor, O Yeong-su charged with sexual misconduct

Squid game actor, O Yeong-su has been indicted on charges of sexual misconduct after he allegedly touched a woman inappropriately.

Squid Game actor, O Yeong-su has been indicted by South Korean prosecutors on Thursday with charges of sexual misconduct.

According to reports, a woman claimed the Golden Globe winner touched her inappropriately in mid-2017.

The Squid game actor, O Yeong-su became the first South Korean actor to win a Golden Globe award for best supporting actor in a series.

The alleged victim was said to have filed her first complaint against the actor, Mr. O, in December last year. However, the case was closed in April without a charge being brought against Mr. O.

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New reports have said that the prosecutor’s office in Suwon, south of the capital of Seoul, reopened the case and investigated the allegations, which Yeong-su has consistently denied.

According to Mr. O, he never touched the victim inappropriately as reported. He said he only ‘held hands with the woman to show the way around a lake’.

Mr. O is one of the popular actors in the Korean series titled Squid Game. Squid Game is Netflix’s most popular series of all time – is a thriller series that tells the story of debt-ridden people competing for a huge cash prize in a deadly series of children’s games.

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