If you think Squid Game's HoYeon Jung rose to prominence fast you couldn’t be more wrong. The 27- year-old actress started as a runway model in her native Seoul, South Korea. Notable for her striking face and long legs, Jung walked for prominent brands before becoming an international sensation.
Her performance as Kang Sae-Byeok in the globally watched series Squid Game elevated her from small-time to the big leagues. Her popularity even has her gaining ground in Hollywood.