Does this mean the Canadian pop star The Weeknd had watched “Squid Game”?
The Weeknd posted a photo of Jung Ho-yeon and Lee Yoo-mi, who appeared in Netflix’s original content “Squid Game”, on his SNS on Oct 10th. This is seen as The Weeknd’s interest in them after watching the “Squid Game”. Upon hearing this, Jung Ho-yeon captured and posted The Weeknd’s post on her SNS, which The Weeknd captured and posted again. The interaction proved Jung Ho-yeon’s name is spreading both East and West.
Currently, Squid Game is gaining popularity around the world. Among the casts, global fans are very interested in actress Jung Ho-yeon. Before the release of “Squid Game”, her number of followers was only 400,000, but since the series’ release, she has now surpassed 18 million followers.
In particular, numerous celebrities, including Hollywood and global sports stars, are following Jung Ho-yeon, showing their great affection and interest. The Weeknd is also one of them.
“Squid Game” is a Netflix series depicting a survival game with 45.6 billion won in prize money, and since its release on the 17th of last month, it has been gaining worldwide popularity, setting a milestone in all 83 countries serviced by Netflix.
Jung Ho-yeon made her debut in the entertainment industry after ranking third in the model survival program “Korea’s Next Top Model 4” in 2013. She took on her first acting challenge and properly impressed the global viewers with her intense acting in the “Squid Game”.
The Weeknd is one of the representatives of the world’s pop music industry. He also stood on the stage of the 2021 Super Bowl, performed by the best singers of the time, as the first headliner in Canadian history.