Meet Lee Yoo Mi, The Actress Who Plays Ji Young In “Squid Game”

This is a spoiler-free article.

Squid Game recently launched on Netflix to a huge success. In particular, many raved about the chemistry between unlikely friends, Ji Young and Sae Byeok. While you will have to watch the show to find out what happens to the pair, Lee Yoo Mi has been gaining traction for her appearance. Get to know the sweet-faced young star here!

1. She acted in a web-drama with Potato Boy, Chae Jong Hyup

Yes, you heard that right. Both Lee Yoo Mi and current K-Drama it boy, Chae Jong Hyup, starred in the same web-drama. The drama is available below.

2. She’s only born in 1994

She’s only 27 years old this year. Her babyface makes her look like she’s in her early 20s however.

3. She’s over 10 years in the industry

She made her debut in 2010’s The Yellow Sea.

4. She has a stunning repertoire

She’s been in over 12 cinema-screened movies and 14 drama, not including web-dramas or TV movies. Slowly but steadily, she’s been building her resume.

5. Her star is rising

She’s had lots of high profile works recently, with Squid Game and 365: Repeat The Year. It’s only a matter of time before she’s cast for more!

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