Look alike? Pinoys see resemblance between Tirso Cruz, ‘Squid Game’ star Lee Jung-jae

October 13, 2022 - 5:56 PM
Composite shows veteran actor Tirso Cruz III and "Squid Game" star Lee Jung-jae (tirsocruziii/Instagram; from_jjlee/Instagram)

Filipinos were amused by the circulating photo of veteran actor Tirso Cruz III and “Squid Game” star Lee Jung-jae.

The circulating photo featured the actor in a subway station in South Korea was grabbed from Cruz’s Instagram Story.

The Filipinos then noticed the resemblance between the actors.

“I really thought it was the same person,” a social media user wrote with crying emoji. 

“Squid Game Ph,” another wrote in jest. 

“How to unsee,” a Twitter user said

Another online described the photo as a “multiverse glitch.”

“Hahaha Padre Damaso what is this behavior?,” a Twitter user jokingly asked.

She is referring to Cruz, who plays the role of Padre Damaso in GMA’s “Maria Clara At Ibarra.”

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Cruz, who was recently appointed as the new chairman and CEO of the Film Development Council of the Philippines, went to South Korea to attend the Busan International Film Festival.