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Louis Vuitton Chooses Jung Ho Yeon Of ‘Squid Game’ To Be Their Global Ambassador!

by Victoria Marian Belmis / Oct 07, 2021 08:12 AM EDT
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Model-turned-actress Jung Ho Yeon impresses netizens with her global popularity from Netflix's "Squid Game" success.

Just recently, the actress became the most followed Korean actress on Instagram although Jung Ho Yeon just made her Instagram account in September.

She started getting a sudden influx of followers, initially having 400,000 to 1.4 million in just a couple of days, due to her popularity on the Netflix show. After two weeks, Jung Ho Yeon now has more than 13.6 million followers on Instagram.

As per estimates, actress Jung Ho Yeon is garnering an amazing 10,000 followers every half hour! Previously, the title for most followed Korean actress was previously held by actress Lee Sung Kyung, who has 12.9 million followers on Instagram at present. 

Adding to this, Jung Ho Yeon recently added another reason for fans to be in awe!

Ahead of  her debut as an actress, model Jung Ho Yeon was walking the runway for Louis Vuitton's 2017 spring-summer collection. Furthermore, she also went on to be a part of the luxury brand's 2017 pre-fall collection campaign. 

Currently, the "Squid Game" actress is starting a new story with Louis Vuitton not just as an actress, but also the luxury brand's brand ambassador.

"It is an honor to mark my beginnings as an actress with Louis Vuitton after having worked with them as a model. I'm looking forward to every moment I will experience with Louis Vuitton as their global ambassador," Jung Ho Yeon expressed.

"I remember when I immediately fell for Ho Yeon's outstanding talents and fantastic personality. I'm excited for the new chapter in her journey with Louis Vuitton," The creative director of Louis Vuitton's women's collections, Nicolas Ghesquière, noted.

Jung Ho Yeon, as a popular model, has gone on to participate in fashion shows for a plethora of global fashion brands. In the previous month, Jung Ho Yeon kicked off her acting career with Netflix's immensely popular series "Squid Game."

Congratulations to Jung Ho Yeon and Louis Vuitton!

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