LOOK: 'Squid Game' actress Hoyeon Jung is Vogue's February cover star

Check out Hoyeon Jung's ‘Vogue’ cover.

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01/07/2022 09:47 AM
LOOK: 'Squid Game' actress Hoyeon Jung is Vogue's February cover star
Photo credits to @hoooooyeony & netflixkr on Instagram

Squid Game star Hoyeon Jung is Vogue's cover star for its February issue.

Vogue released the cover photo of the South Korean model-actress on Wednesday, January 5. 

"From #SquidGame to Supernova! Overnight success isn’t new, but model-turned-actor Hoyeon Jung's (@hoooooyeony) vertiginous climb feels entirely of the moment. Vogue’s February issue steps inside the whirlwind with the heart-on-her-sleeve megastar," the magazine wrote on social media. 


Jung was wearing a Louis Vuitton creation for her Vogue cover. She was announced as the ambassador of the luxury brand in 2021.

She took to social media to express her gratitude to Vogue for choosing her as its cover girl.

 

"I can’t express how grateful and honored I am right now.. Thank you so much @voguemagazine and the wonderful creative team for this opportunity," the 27-year-old Squid Game star posted. 

 

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Jung played the role of player 67 in Squid Game. 

The show tells the story of a group of people who join a survival game in order to win billions of won.

The series also stars Lee Jung-jae, Park Hae-soo, Oh Yeong-su, Heo Sung-tae, Anupam Tripathi, and Kim Joo-ryoung, among others.