This Influencer Was Incorrectly Mistaken for 'Squid Game' Star Lee Yoo-mi After Attending the Critics Choice Awards
"I’m not sure why they assumed I was Lee Yoo-mi since I don’t think we look alike.”
May Liu, a lifestyle and fitness influencer based in Southern California, shared with AsianFeed how she was incorrectly mistaken for Squid Game’s Lee Yoo-mi by major entertainment publications in their coverage of this year’s Critics Choice Awards.
In response, Liu said, “I was so shocked and confused when I found out because I made sure the media had my name right before I walked the red carpet. I’m not sure why they assumed I was Lee Yoo-mi since I don’t think we look alike.”
Actress Lee Yoo-mi
Coverage screenshots from the publications, which include People Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, Yahoo News, and UPI, can be seen below.
Article screenshot from UPI
Article screenshot from Entertainment Weekly
Article screenshot from People Magazine
Article screenshot from Yahoo! News
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