Since South Korean survival drama Squid Game was released on Netflix in mid-September 2021, it quickly took the world by storm, topping the most-watched charts in several countries, thanks to its gripping plot and refreshing take on social inequality. One of the actors who caught our eyes? Wi Ha-joon, of course.
Playing the character of police officer Hwang Jun-ho who joined game to find his missing brother, we fell in love with Wi Ha-joon from the get-go, thanks to his boyish charm and sense of righteousness displayed in the drama.
Plus, *spoilers ahead* who can forget that steamy, heart-racing scene when Jun-ho was forced to satisfy a VIP member? For those who have finished watching Squid Game, you might be anticipating season 2 to learn about Jun-ho’s fate. Fingers crossed that we see him in the sequel, if there’s one.
In the meantime, we’ve dug up nine facts about Wi Ha-joon that will make you love him even more.