You might have already seen Squid Game unless you’re living under a rock, The show has acquired an impressive dominance since its premiere . The Korean series wowed Netflix fans, who are already waiting for a second season. But more importantly people are impressed by its amazing cast and one of it main actress HoYeon Jung who plays Kang Sae-byeok participant 067, she has earned quite a popularity specially in International media she has gained over 10Million followers on Instagram since then.
She is a fashion model
She started modeling at age 16. She started modeling in Seoul Fashion Week without an agent and established herself there before signing to ESteem Models, appearing on Korea’s Next Top Model for public exposure. After Korea’s Next Top Model, she was featured in magazines such as Vogue Girl Korea, Nylon Korea, and ELLE Wedding. She was also featured in a spread for First Look Korea magazine with Shin Hyun-ji and Hwang Hyun-joo, and a campaign for Lucky Chouette.
Squid Game marks her acting debut.
Though she made her appeareances in some music videos her official first acting debut is Squid Game, On January 13, 2020 Saram Entertainment signed her as an actress
Currently the most followed Korean actress on Instagram
On October 4, 2021, she became the most followed Korean actress on Instagram with over 13 million followers to date, After he debut her Instagram roughly went from 400,000 to 10,000,000 followers in a span of two weeks, leaving behi Earlier, Jung Ho Yeon became the second most followed Korean actress, beating out Song Hye Kyo.
She’s very good friends with Jennie from BlackPink.
Jung recently posted a photo of her and Jennie hanging out on the set of Squid Game. She’s also been spotted wearing clothes by the brand NIEEH, a brand rumoured to be owned by Jennie.