Lee Jung-jae attended the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards together with his lover Im Se-ryeong, Daesang group’s vice-chairwoman, drawing attention from his red carpet appearance.
On September 13th (KST), the attendants of the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards (hereinafter referred to as “Emmy Awards”) appeared on the red carpet. Netflix’s original series “Squid Game” team attended this event for the first time, raising high expectations for the awards ceremony.
In particular, Lee Jung-jae, who played the male lead in “Squid Game”, caught the eyes of the public as he showed up on the red carpet together with “Squid Game” team as well as vice-chairwoman Im Se-ryeong. Lee Jung-jae and his girlfriend Im Se-ryeong held hands tightly and did affectionate poses, confidently showing off their love in front of foreign reporters.
In fact, it is not the first time Lee Jung-jae and Im Se-ryeong attended an event together. The two also appeared at the 75th Cannes Film Festival. Since Lee Jung-jae and Im Se-ryeong confirmed their romantic relationship after dating photos were released on January 1, 2015, the two have been boasting their love for 8 years. Lee Jung-jae also expressed unchanging affection for his lover by referring to Im Se-ryeong in the credit of his directing debut film “Hunt”.
Meanwhile, Jung Ho-yeon stole the spotlight with her fancy dress. Jung Ho-yeon, who is currently active as an ambassador for a world-class luxury brand, flaunted her perfect body figure in the colorful slip dress with hair pins reminiscent of traditional Korean accessories on her short hair. Known to be a former model, Jung Ho-yeon received many compliments from foreign media for her slim body and her unique beauty.
“Squid Game”, starring Lee Jung-jae and Jung Ho-yeon, is a drama that tells about people who risk their lives participating in mysterious survival and challenging extreme games in order to become the final winner of 45.6 billion won. It was released on Netflix in September last year and gained syndrome-level popularity.
Earlier, “Squid Game” team already won four awards, including Lee Yoo-mi’s Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series, Outstanding Production Design, Outstanding Stunt Performance, and Outstanding Special Visual Effects, at the 74th Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards. As for the major categories, nominations, such as Lee Jung-jae for Best Actor, Park Hae-soo and Oh Young-soo for Best Supporting Actor, Jung Ho-yeon for Best Supporting Actress, director Hwang Dong-hyuk for Best Director and Best Scriptwriter, and even Best Picture, are making fans and netizens looking forward to the award ceremony.
“Emmy Awards”, which is called the “Academy of the Broadcasting” is the most prestigious award ceremony in the U.S broadcasting industry. It has been organized by The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, ATAS since 1949.