You may have been interested in Anupam Tripathi’s Ali Abdul or, went crazy about Jung Ho Yeon’s Kang Sae Byeok. However, nobody noticed that “Squid Game” actress Lee Yoo Mi, who played Ji Young, hides beauty and secrets nobody has EVER imagined!
“Squid Game” Ji Young Actress Lee Yoo Mi Beauty and Secrets: Who is She?
While the world’s attention focuses on the big 5 main characters of “Squid Game”, only a few realize the beauty and secrets of actress Lee Yoo Mi who played the sweet and kindhearted Ji Young. So, who is Lee Yoo Mi? And what are the secrets she’s been hiding that only a few people know about her? Let’s find out!
Lee Yoo Mi Beauty and Secrets: Only a FEW People Know This
Born in Jeonju – South Korea, on July 18, 1994, Lee Yoo Mi began her acting career in 2012 with a minor role in OCN Drama, Quiz from God 3. Since then, the actress has constantly been joining the supporting roles of various Korean dramas and web series. For example: Welcome to Waikiki, Voice 2, Touch Your Heart, and Doctor John.
Major Lead Role
Several years later, after gaining more leading roles in various movies, Lee Yoo Mi finally got her first major lead role in a Korean film project called “Young Adult Matters” in 2020. This project was written and directed by prominent director Lee Hwan, depicting the life of an outcast pregnant teenager.
Stellar Reputation after “Squid Game”
And finally, her splendid performance as Ji Young in “Squid Game” gave actress Lee Yoo Mi a stellar reputation that her Instagram account skyrocketed to over 5 million followers.
Adorable and Sweet Beauty as Ji Young in “Squid Game”
In addition to her career, Lee Yoo Mi harbors various secrets in her image and beauty only a FEW people realize. In “Squid Game,” for instance, along with the sweet and kind traits, Lee Yoo Mi portrayed the innocent beauty of her character, Ji Young.
Graceful and Elegance at the 26th Busan International Film Festival and Buil Film Awards 2021
At the same time, Lee Yoo Mi managed to show another side of her at the 26th Busan International Film Festival. Her graceful and elegance beauty made fans honestly wondered whether she was the same person who played Ji Young in “Squid Game”.
Also, look at this beauty when she attended the 2021 Buil Film Awards.
Her Friendship with Jung Ho Yeon
Next, one of many secrets about “Squid Game” Ji Young actress Lee Yoo Mi was that her friendship with co-star Jung Ho Yeon who played Kang Sae Byeok actually extends to real life. What’s more, Jung Ho Yeon even stated that she really relied on her during “Squid Game” filming, and Jung Ho Yeon felt lucky to have met such a friend.
“The first person I read the script with was Lee Yoo Mi. I was so nervous, and she said she was nervous as well. I knew that she had experience in acting, so I really relied on her. She’s also the same age as me, so she accepted me well.
Yoo Mi probably already experienced my worries when it came to acting. Still, she listened to me and thought about it with me. We would talk a lot about all the scenes I had with Yoo Mi the day before. I think I’m incredibly fortunate to meet such a friend as my first acting partner. She’s a good senior, friend, and colleague.”Jung Ho Yeon about Lee Yoo Mi.
Lee Yoo Mi’s Next Project as Main Lead
At last, following her superb performance as Ji Young in Netflix Originals “Squid Game”, Lee Yoo Mi will continue her path to a successful acting career in her next movie project.
On October 7, the media reported that Lee Yoo Mi would join an upcoming film called “We Can’t Go to Heaven, But We Can Love” as the main lead character, Yeji. Moreover, prominent Korean director Jay Han of “Take Me Home” will be the one leading this project.
So, what will Lee Yoo Mi’s next performance be like? Will she portray another sweet character like Ji Young? Or a badass female leads like Kang Sae Byeok? Please stay with us at Kpoppost, and we will keep you updated about “Squid Game” actress Lee Yoo Mi.
In the meantime, let us revisit Lee Yoo Mi’s fantastic performance as Ji Young in “Squid Game”.
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