Lee picked up the award over seven other nominees, including Tom Hiddleston from Loki, Gary Oldman from Slow Horses, Adam Scott from Severance, Henry Cavill from The Witcher, Jason Bateman from Ozark, Penn Badgley from You, and Tom Ellis from Lucifer.
“It is a great honor for me to receive this special award,” the actor said. “Squid Game has given me a lot of new opportunities. Thank you for your endless love and support for the show. I am looking forward to writing the next chapter of my career after Squid Game, and I wish to work on more and more inspiring projects in the future. Please stay tuned for season 2 of Squid Game!”