Han Suk-kyu Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Han Suk-kyu Quick Info
Height 5 ft 10 in
Weight 68 kg
Date of Birth November 3, 1964
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Spouse Im Myeong-ju

Han Suk-kyu is a South Korean actor, voiceover artist, and singer who has established himself as a prominent figure of the Korean entertainment industry with his critically acclaimed performances in several shows and movies like Christmas in AugustDr. Romantic, Tell Me SomethingSecret Door, ShiriThe President’s Last BangDeep Rooted TreeThe Prison, and Green Fish. Over the years, he has also won several accolades and has received a tribute at the Austrian FilmAsia festival.

Born Name

Han Suk-kyu

Nick Name


Han Suk-kyu as seen in February 2019
Han Suk-kyu as seen in February 2019 (디스패치 / YouTube / CC BY 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Seoul, South Korea


South Korean


Han Suk-kyu studied at the Theater and Film department of Dongguk University.


Actor, Voiceover Artist, Singer


Folk Rock







Han Suk-kyu as seen in July 2019
Han Suk-kyu as seen in July 2019 (NewsInStar / YouTube / CC BY 3.0)


5 ft 10 in or 178 cm


68 kg or 150 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Han Suk-kyu has dated –

  1. Im Myeong-ju (1998-Present) – He married Im Myeong-ju in the year 1998 and the duo parents 4 children.

Race / Ethnicity


Han Suk-kyu is of South Korean descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Often wears glasses
  • Prominent Adam’s apple
  • Distinct voice and diction
Han Suk-kyu as seen in November 2009
Han Suk-kyu as seen in November 2009 (박재환 / tistory.com / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Han Suk-kyu Facts

  1. He has established himself as a prominent figure of the Korean film industry.
  2. While studying at Dongguk University, he used to sing for an amateur band.
  3. Han Suk-kyu has credited Kim Seung-ho, Al Pacino, Ken Takakura, The Godfather trilogy, and Hayao Miyazaki as his influences.
  4. He received immense praise for his performance as Mak-dong in the 1997 film, Green Fish, and won several awards including the 18th Blue Dragon Film Award, 35th Grand Bell Award, and 17th Korean Association of Film Critics Award in the “Best Actor” category.
  5. In 1998, he co-starred as Jung-won in the romantic drama film, Christmas in August, and bagged several awards for his performance.
  6. Han Suk-kyu went on a hiatus in the year 1999 as he suffered disc problems.
  7. In 2011, he co-starred as Lee Do/King Sejong in the romantic historical mystery drama TV series, Deep Rooted Tree, alongside actors Jang Hyuk and Shin Se-kyung. For this role, he won the SBS Drama Awards for “Grand Prize (Daesang)” and “Top 10 Stars” and was also nominated for the 48th Baeksang Arts Award in the “Best Actor (TV)” category.
  8. He enjoys fishing and playing golf during his spare time.
  9. Numerous artists like Hwang Jung-min, Ryoo Seung-bum, Kim Myung-min, Kim Joo-hyuk, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, Rain, Lee Sung-jae, Lee Jin-wook, and Im Ji-kyu have credited Han Suk-kyu as their influence.

Featured Image by 디스패치 / YouTube / CC BY 3.0

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