Nam Joo Hyuk Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 14 Oct, 2020
Facts of Nam Joo Hyuk
Date of Birth: 1994 , February-22
Age: 27 years old
Birth Nation: South Korea
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Nam Joo Hyuk
Nationality South Korean
Birth Place/City Busan, South Korea
Ethnicity Asian
Profession Actor, Model
Net Worth $4 million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Face Color Fair
Weight in KG 74 kg
Famous for Who Are You: School 2015
Girlfriend Lee Sung-kyung (ex-girlfriend)
Education Gyeongnam Middle School
Awards 4th APAN Star Awards, 29th KBS Drama Awards, 11th Soompi Awards
Online Presence Facebook, Instagram
Movies The Great Battle, Josee, Remember
TV Show Who Are You: School 2015, The Bride of Habaek, Celebrity Bromance, Off to School, Coffee Friends
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South Korean actor and model Nam Joo Hyuk famous for portraying Han Yi-an on the KBS2 series Who Are You: School 2015. For his performance in the drama, he won 3 awards including the 4th APAN Star Awards, 29th KBS Drama Awards, and 11th Soompi Awards

Similarly, the multi-talented personality is known for his roles in Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo, The Bride of Habaek, The Light in Your Eyes, and others.

Early Life And Education

Nam Joo Hyuk was born on February 22, 1994, in Busan, South Korea. He is an Asian and holds South Korean nationality. As of 2020, he is 26 years old. 

Joo Hyuk is the only child of his parents and he moved to Suwon at the age of 16. Due to his secretive nature, any information about his father, mother, and other family members. 

Nam attended Gyeongnam Middle School. He never went to college because it was not at all necessary as per him.

Net Worth And Career Insight

26 years old Joo Hyuk wished to be a professional basketball player as he used to play on a basketball team for 3 years. His dream ended after suffering from an injury with its undergoing operation. 

After that, Nam participated in the contest Top Model and won the competition sponsored by K-Plus. He then signed an exclusive contract under the modeling agency and started his career as a model. 

The Top Model winner made his professional modeling debut appearing for the SONGZIO Homme 2014 S/S collection in 2013. The next year he began his acting career appearing with the television series The Idle Mermaid

CAPTION: South Korean actor Nam Joo Hyuk SOURCE: Hello K Pop

Finally, Joo Hyuk earned fame for playing the role of Han Yi-an TV drama show Who Are You: School 2015 starring Kim So Hyun and Yook Sung-jae. He is also a part of variety shows as Nam TV, Off to School, Celebrity Bromance, Three Meals a Day: Gochang Village, My Ear's Candy, and Coffee Friends

His other notable acting credits include movies and TV shows like The Great Battle, Josee, Remember, Glamorous Temptation, Cheese in the Trap, Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo, Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo, The Bride of Habaek, Dazzling, The School Nurse Files, and Start-Up. Besides that, 6 feet 2 inches tall versatile personality featured in music videos as 200%, Give Love, and Chocolate, When It Snows. 

According to the report, Nam Joo Hyuk has an estimated net worth of $4 million in 2020. But his exact fortune is not available. 

Any Endorsement Deals?

Celebrity Bromance cast member Nam was officially announced as the brand ambassador of Dior Men Asia on April 6, 2019. 

CAPTION: The Brand ambassador of Dior Men Nam Joo Hyuk SOURCE: Getty Images

Prior to this, he became one of the brand ambassadors and the new model of the clothing band called Penshoppe.

Who Is Nam Joo Hyuk Dating In 2020?

South Korean actor Nam's relationship status is not clear. At the moment, it is very difficult to know if he is single or dating anyone. 

CAPTION: Nam Joo Hyuk and ex-girlfriend, Lee Sung Kyung SOURCE: IB Times

Back in 2017, as per Nam's agency, Joo Hyuk was dating a model and actress, Lee Sung Kyung. The next year, the couple disclosed that they broke up because of their busy schedules on August 18, 2017. 

Charity Work

The Bride of Habaek actor donated almost ₩30 million ($261.90) to the Hope Bridge Association of the National Disaster Relief on April 6, 2019.


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