Among the cast of the hit Netflix series Squid Game is South Korea-based Filipino actor Christian Lagahit.
He may look like a new face, but 35-year-old Lagahit has been featured in several Korean movies and series since 2016.
Among them are Jealousy Incarnate (2016), Where Stars Land (2018), Believer (2018), The Negotiation (2018), My ID is Gangnam Beauty (2018), Her Private Life (2019), Miss Lee (2019), Crash Landing on You (2019), The Golden Holiday (2020), Space Sweepers (2020), Itaewon Class (2020), The King: Eternal Monarch (2020), Racket Boys (2021) and Taxi Driver (2021).
On Instagram, Lagahit posted a photo with Heo Sung-tae who is player 101 Jang Deok-soo in Squid Game.
“Raise your hand if you hate him in the drama series Squid Game. Hate his character but not him ‘coz he’s one of the coolest and nicest Korean actors I met,” Lagahit wrote.
He also shared photos of actors Jung Ho-yeon aka player 067 Kang Sae-byeok and Lee Yoo-mi aka player 240 Ji-yeong.
Lagahit is likewise an English teacher and a marketing consultant for a remittance company in South Korea.