Following the success of Squid Game, Jung Ho Yeon is the focus of attention these days!
About her 6-year boyfriend, Jung Ho Yeon expressed, “He’s very proud of me. We do the same job, so he’s both a senior and a very good friend, a wonderful person. He also cheers and worries for me a lot. Just like a father.”
Ho Yeon’s boyfriend, Lee Dong Hwi, is also a well-known actor. He rose to fame after his role in the popular television series ‘Reply 1988‘. After a series of supporting roles in box-office hit films The Handmaiden (2016), Confidential Assignment (2017) and New Trial (2017), Lee starred in Extreme Job (2019), the second highest-grossing South Korean film in history.
Besides, Jung Ho Yeon also talked about her friend Jennie, “As soon as I was cast for ‘Squid Game’, she congratulated me and was very happy for me. Jennie also cheered me on a lot, like sending a coffee truck to the set or posting Instagram stories. Jennie must be on the list of people I have to thank while filming “Squid Game”. She was happy as if it was her own job. How can there be such an angel?”.
Recently, Ho Yeon also posted a photo taken with Jennie when the female idol visited her at the Squid Game set at the end of last year. The name of the BLACKPINK member also appears in the credits of the Netflix blockbuster because of her valuable support for the film crew.
Jung Ho Yeon is one of the outstanding actors in the extremely hot movie “Squid Game”. After the drama aired, she received great attention and an increasing number of fans. Her Instagram has also gained over 9M followers after just one week.