New Delhi: YouTube star MrBeast aka Jimmy Donaldson shared his own recreation of “Squid Game,” which included a full-scale setup, outfits that looked very much like the ones in the show, and cost a total of $3.5 million to recreate the show in real life.
“Squid Game,” is Netflix’s most-watched show ever. It is a Korean drama series about a group of characters who participate in kids’ games with a deadly twist to win sufficient cash to repay their debts. The violence part of the show was something that kept the audience totally hooked to the show.
Following the huge success of Squid Game, Donaldson, who is famous for hosting many large scale YouTube competitions, vowed to recreate the popular Netflix show, in real life, However, his TikTok video has reached over 10 million likes. The video immediately went over that target.
Every participant in the video were seen wearing outfits similar to the outfits worn in the show including Donaldson who was wearing the Gamemaster’s black outfit.
In the video, Donaldson stated that around $3.5 million was spent on the full setup of “Squid Game,” which is partially sponsored by the video game “Brawl Stars.” Earlier in the month, he has said on Twitter that he spent “around 2 million to build and produce the entire setup and around 1.5 million spent on winning prizes” in the recreational video that he shared.