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

Nam Joo-hyuk Quick Info
Height6 ft 1.5 in
Weight74 kg
Date of BirthFebruary 22, 1994
Zodiac SignPisces
Eye ColorDark Brown

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.

Born Name

Nam Joo-hyuk

Nick Name


Nam Joo-hyuk as seen in March 2017
Nam Joo-hyuk as seen in March 2017 (beautypl / YouTube / CC BY-3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Busan, South Korea


Busan, South Korea


South Korean



Model, Actor


  • Siblings – None


Nam Joo-hyuk is represented by YG Entertainment.




6 ft 1.5 in or 186.5 cm


74 kg or 163 lbs

Nam Joo-hyuk during an event as seen in September 2015
Nam Joo-hyuk during an event as seen in September 2015 (ACROFAN / / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Girlfriend / Spouse

Nam Joo-hyuk has dated –

  1. Lee Sung-kyung (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.

Race / Ethnicity


He is of South Korean descent.

Hair Color


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Long face

Nam Joo-hyuk during the shooting of a music video in 2015
Nam Joo-hyuk during the shooting of a music video in 2015 (1theK / YouTube / CC BY-3.0)

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 as seen in 2017
Nam Joo-hyuk as seen in 2017 ((beautypl / YouTube / CC BY-3.0)

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 Ji Soo.
  8. One dish that he can cook the best is Ddeokbokki and he cannot eat cold noodles.
  9. Follow him on Instagram and Facebook.

Featured Image by beautypl / YouTube / CC BY-3.0

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