Nam Joo-hyuk Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Nam Joo-hyuk is a South Korean model and actor who is best known for playing the character of Jung Joon-hyung in the South Korean television series Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo. He has also appeared in shows like Who Are You: School 2015 and Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo. He has a huge fan following on social media with more than 10 million followers on Instagram.

Sun Sign



Busan, South Korea



  • Siblings – None


Nam Joo-hyuk is represented by YG Entertainment.

Girlfriend / Spouse

Nam Joo-hyuk has dated –

  1.  (2017) – Nam Joo-hyuk was in a relationship with Korean actress and model Lee Sung Kyung in 2017 for a short period of time. The couple was together for 4 months and had made their relationship public. However, after 4 months, their breakup was announced by their managing agency YG Entertainment.

He has described his ideal type to be someone who is desirable and attractive.

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Long face

Brand Endorsements

Nam Joo-hyuk had done endorsement work for brands like Penshoppe.

Best Known For

Playing the character of Jung Joon-hyung in the South Korean television series  Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo

First Film

Nam Joo-hyuk made his theatrical film debut in The Great Battle as Sa-mool in 2018

First TV Show

He made his first TV show appearance on The Idle Mermaid as Park Dae-bak in 2014.

Personal Trainer

Nam Joo-hyuk does push-ups for 4 minutes every day before going to bed at night.

Nam Joo-hyuk Favorite Things

  • Food – Chicken
  • Color – Black, Blue
  • Fruits – Strawberries, Peaches, Apples, Grapes
  • Role Model – Park Ji-sung
  • Person – Yoo Jae-suk

Nam Joo-hyuk Facts

  1. His family was not financially stable when he was a child and in an interview, he revealed that for a year he survived on just cup noodles and that they did not have a bathroom in their house.
  2. He has been a bright kid ever since he was a child and had an IQ of 135.
  3. Nam made his modeling debut in 2013 by walking the ramp for a privately held high-end contemporary fashion house SONGZIO Homme‘s Spring/Summer 2014 collection.
  4. He made appearances in music videos of a K-Pop duo known by the name Akdong Musician in 2014.
  5. His acting career took off in 2015 when he gained attention for teen show Who Are You: School 2015 and started getting national recognition.
  6. His first fan meet was held in Manila in September 2016 at the KIA Theater.
  7. He is close friends with model Joo Woo Jae-hyung, Park Jang-hee, and .
  8. One dish that he can cook the best is Ddeokbokki and he cannot eat cold noodles.
  9. Follow him on and .

Featured Image by beautypl / / CC BY-3.0


Facts of Nam Joo-hyuk

  • Gender Male
  • full nameNam Joo-hyuk
  • nicknamesJoo-hyuk
  • birthplaceBusan, South Korea
  • Date of Birth February 22, 1994
  • Age 30 years 3 months
  • Horoscope Pisces
  • Lucky Number 11
  • Lucky Stone Aquamarine
  • Lucky Color Sea Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Cancer, Scorpio
  • ethnicity / ethnic backgroundSouth Korean
  • nationalitySouth Korean
  • net worth$4 million
  • professionModel, Actor
  • weight74 kg or 163 lbs
  • height6 ft 1.5 in or 186.5 cm
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • body type / buildSlim
  • favorite colorsBlack, Blue
  • favorite foodChicken

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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