Record-breaking Netflix Korean Drama Series, Squid Game has earned its position as the biggest series launch for the streaming service.
She debuted in the film Late Spring 2014 where she won Best Actress at the 14th Milan International Film Festival, making her the first Korean to receive the honour.
Check: As you have seen, Lee Yoo-mi has been a regular in Korean Entertainment for a long time, but you can say the hit Netflix series did it for her, bringing the actress into the global spotlight.
The film tells the story of the tyrant king of Joseon who exploits his people for his own sexual desires.
She has been in the acting business for some time before her recent popularity blow-up following her feature in the trending K-drama series.
Yoo-young was born on December 8, 1989 in Seoul, South Korea.