Emmys 2022: Squid Game star Lee Jung-jae wins best actor in drama series

Emmys 2022: Squid Game star Lee Jung-jae wins best actor in drama series

Lee Jung-jae won the Emmy award for Best Actor in a Drama series at this year’s Emmys for his performance in 'Squid Game'.

He became the first Asian actor ever to win in the category.

He is the fourth Asian actor ever to win in any of the Emmy performance categories.

He is also the first to win the drama award for a non-English speaking role.

'Squid Game' has received 14 Emmy nominations this year and took home four Emmy awards.

Lee Jung-jae is a South Korean actor and former model with a net worth of $12 million in 2022.