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Actress Jung Hoyeon will appear in Netflix Original Series <Squid Game>(w/t). She will appear as the role of "Sae Byeok”. The role for her character is a North Korean defector in a desperate situation who needs considerable amount of money for her family.
<Squid Game>(w/t), a Netflix Original Series, depicts a story about the contestants competing in a mysterious survival game, the Squid game, to win and grab 45.6 billion won ($38.2 million) prize money. It’ll be directed by Hwang Dong-hyuk of <The Fortress>, <Miss Granny>, and <Silenced>, and will feature Lee Jung-jae(<The Thieves>) and Park Hae-soo(<Time to Hunt>).
Jung Hoyeon made her debut as a model through the survival program <Korea's Next Top Model, season 4> in 2013, and with her talent has been working in all-around four major overseas collections: New York, London, Milan and Paris. She won the ‘Asia Star Award in Model’ at the "2019 Asia Model Festival in SEOUL Asia Model Awards" and has been named the top 50 model for four consecutive years since 2017.
Jung Hoyeon's acting debut, <Squid Game>(w/t), will be released exclusively on Netflix.