“Squid Game” on Netflix is currently causing worldwide attention. It has become the top title of the streaming provider within a short period of time. The nine-episode K-drama has hit No.1 on the Netflix Top 10.
The actors are gaining popularity day by day, appearing on talk shows such as “The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon. ” Who is behind the participants in the game of life and death?
Here’s everything we know about the characters and actors of Squid Game.
Squid Game`s-Star Jung Ho-yeon (as Kang Sae-byeok) :
She is the participant “Nr. 067″ in the series. Before her appearance on the Netflix series, she worked mainly as a model. The 27-year-old model previously appeared on Season 4 of Korea’s Next Top Model. Sae-byeok is a North Korean defector who works as a pickpocket. Her younger brother is at an orphanage. She needs cash to take their mother back from the North and also to purchase a house for her family. Squid Game is Jung’s debut on-screen role.
Wi Ha-joon as Hwang Jun-ho
Wi Ha-jun plays police officer Hwang Jun-ho. He also worked as a model and appeared in other series prior to “Squid Game”, including “Something in the Rain” (2018), “Romance Is a Bonus Book” (2019), and “18 Again” (2020).
- Bad and Crazy (tvN-iQIYI / 2021) – K
- Squid Game | Ojingeo Game (Netflix / 2021) – Hwang Jun-Ho
- 18 Again (JTBC / 2020) – Ye Ji-Hoon
- Soul Mechanic | Younghonsoosungong (KBS2 / 2020) – Oh Yoo-Min (ep.1,4)
- Romance is a Bonus Book | Romaenseuneun Byulchaekboorok (tvN / 2019) – Ji Seo-Jun
- Matrimonial Chaos | Choigoui Ihon (KBS2 / 2018) – Im Shi-Ho
- Something in the Rain | Bab Jal Sajooneun Yebbeun Noona (JTBC / 2018) – Yoon Seung-Ho
- My Golden Life | Hwanggeumbit Nae Insaeng (KBS2 / 2017-2018) – Kim Ki-Jae
- Goodbye Mr. Black (MBC / 2016) – Ha-Joon
Park Hae-soo is a former musical actor
Park Hae-soo as Cho Sang-woo is the “Player 218. ” The South Korean actor began his career on the musical stage in 2007. Park made his musical theatre debut in 2007 with Mister Lobby. He was also seen in pieces like “Annapurna. ” In 2017, he was acclaimed for his role in the TV series “Prison Playbook”, for which he received a The Seoul Award.
- Suriname (Netflix / 2022) – Choi Chang-Ho
- Chimera (OCN / 2021) – Cha Jae-Hwan
- The House of Paper | Jongiui Jib (Netflix / 2021) – Berlin
- Squid Game | Ojingeo Game (Netflix / 2021) – Cho Sang-Woo
- Racket Boys | Racket Sonyeondan (SBS / 2021) – Coach Lee Jae-Jung (ep.6)
- Memories of the Alhambra | Alhambeuraui Gungjeonui Chooeok (tvN / 2018-2019) – A (cameo)
- Prison Playbook | Seulgirowoon Gambbangsaenghwal (tvN / 2017-2018) – Kim Je-Hyeok
- The Liar and His Lover | Geunyeoneun Geojitmaleul Neomoo Saranghae (tvN / 2017) – (cameo)
- The Legend of the Blue Sea | Pooreun Badaui Junsul (SBS / 2016-2017) – Hong Dong-Pyo / Kim Hyun
- The Roots of Throne | Yookryongi Nareusha (SBS / 2015-2016) – Lee Ji-Ran
- Phantom | Yooryeong (2021) – Kaito
- Yacha (2021) – Ji-Hoon
- Time to Hunt | Sanyangui Shigan (2020) – Han
- Persona (2019) – (segment “Collector”)
- By Quantum Physics: A Nightlife Venture | Yangjamoolrihak (2019) – Lee Chan-Woo
- Master (2016) – man with kangol hat
- The Unfair | Sosoouigyeon (2015) – Jo Goo-Hwan’s secretary
- The Pirates | Haejuk: Badaro Gan Sanjuk (2014) – Hwang Joong-Geun
- Best New Actor (“By Quantum Physics: A Nightlife Venture”) – 2019 (40th) Blue Dragon Film Awards – November 21, 2019
Lee Jung-jae as Seong Gi-hun
He joins the game with the intention of making enough money to stop his daughter, who is 10 years old, from moving into America with her mother and stepfather.
- Squid Game | Ojingeo Game (Netflix / 2021) – Seong Gi-Hun
- Delayed Justice | Narara Gaecheonyong (SBS / 2020-2021) – Jang Tae-Jun (ep.19)
- Chief of Staff 2 | Bojwagwan 2: Sesangeul Woomjikineun Saramdeul (JTBC / 2019) – Jang Tae-Jun
- Chief of Staff | Bojwagwan: Sesangeul Woomjikineun Saramdeul (JTBC / 2019) – Jang Tae-Jun
- Triple (MBC / 2009) – Shin-Hwal
- Air City (MBC / 2007) – Kim Ji-Sung
- White Nights 3.98 | Baek Ya 3.98 (SBS / 1998)
- Snail | Dalpaengyi (SBS / 1997)
- Sandglass (SBS / 1995)
- Love is Blue | Sarangeun Beulru (SBS / 1994)
- Dinosaur Teacher (SBS / 1993)
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