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Shim Hyung-tak Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family

Shim Hyung-tak Quick Info
Height 5 ft 10½ in
Weight 70 kg
Date of Birth January 12, 1978
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Eye Color Dark Brown

Shim Hyung-tak is a South Korean actor, theatre artist, and former model who has been a part of a variety of television projects such as The Road Home, Master of StudyThree SistersA Thousand KissesBrainWelcome Rain to My LifeMy Daughter Seo-youngAd Genius Lee Tae-baekYou Are the Boss!Let’s EatHigh School King of Savvy, Apgujeong Midnight SunMiss Mamma MiaEscape from UnemploymentLove Is Delicious, 4 Legendary WitchesDivorce Lawyer in LoveMy Daughter’s Man, Nice WitchFive Enough, Mari and I, Snow White: Taste Sweet Love, Flower Bouquet, Man Who Sets the TableMy Dream is Ryan, My Sassy GirlLet’s Go! Dream Team, 20th Century Boy and Girl, Touch Your HeartWelcome to Waikiki 2TimesEven So Love, Melting Me SoftlyTurn to the King, UndercoverStar Golden BellLaw of the JungleInfinite ChallengeReservation for Love, Battle Trip, Omniscient Interfering ViewTo Be With YouThe Secret of Coocoo IslandI Trusted HimCan We Fall in Love, Again?, and Hey Ghost, Let’s Fight. Shim Hyung-tak has also gained popularity for Doraemon Mania.

Born Name

Shim Hyung-tak

Nick Name


Shim Hyung-tak as seen in 2017
Shim Hyung-tak as seen in 2017 (tenasia10 / YouTube / CC BY 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Seoul, South Korea


South Korean



Actor, Theatre Artist, Former Model


Shim Hyung-tak has been signed with MADA Entertainment.

Blood Type




Shim Hyung-tak posing for the camera in March 2021
Shim Hyung-tak posing for the camera in March 2021 (Shim Hyung-tak / Instagram)


5 ft 10½ in or 179 cm


70 kg or 154.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Shim Hyung-tak has dated –

  1. Hirai Saya – Shim Hyung-tak confirmed on April 3, 2023, that he would be marrying his non-celebrity girlfriend in July after going out with her for 4 years. The couple tied the knot in July 2023 in Japan. It was later revealed that the name of his wife was Hirai Saya.

Race / Ethnicity


Shim Hyung-tak is of Korean descent.

Hair Color


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Slender frame

Shim Hyung-tak as seen while posing for a picture in October 2020
Shim Hyung-tak as seen while posing for a picture in October 2020 (Shim Hyung-tak / Instagram)

Shim Hyung-tak Facts

  1. He was in college when he started modeling but later shifted to acting.
  2. He brought to life the character of Tae-seong (the “model” who later reveals to be a police officer) in the 2004 horror film Doll Master.
  3. Shim Hyung-tak made a cameo appearance in the 2005 romantic comedy film Love in Magic, starring Park Jin-hee and Yeon Jung-hoon.
  4. He was cast as Park Woo-chan in the family drama television series Three Sisters in 2010.
  5. His theatre credits include playing Jang Jae-hyuk in the production of Music in My Heart from 2010 to 2011.
  6. Shim Hyung-tak played Lee Seung-joo (a divorced lawyer and the love of Dan-bi’s life) in the 2012 romantic drama television series Welcome Rain to My Life.
  7. He was seen as Kim Hak-moon (Soo-kyungs’s boss who acts rude, arrogant, and mean, but who actually has an obsessive crush on Soo-kyung) in the romantic comedy thriller television series Let’s Eat in 2013.
  8. Along with Kang Byul, Han Go-eun, and Seo Do-young, Shim Hyung-tak co-starred as Na Woo-jin/Kevin Edwards in the 2015 romantic melodrama television series Miss Mamma Mia. This role won him the “Star Award – Best Actor” at the 9th Cable TV Broadcasting Awards.
  9. He co-starred as Lee Ho-tae (a jobless man who is Lee Sang-tae’s younger brother and was once a film director) in the 2016 family drama television series Five Enough. For this role, he was nominated for a KBS Drama Award in the “Best Male Artist Award in the Full-length Drama Part” category. Shim Hyung-tak’s co-stars for the project were Ahn Jae-wook, So Yoo-jin, Shim Yi-young, Im Soo-hyang, Shin Hye-sun, Sung Hoon, and Ahn Woo-yeon.
  10. Shim Hyung-tak played the supporting role of Choi Yoon-hyuk (a divorce lawyer) in the 2019 romantic comedy television series Touch Your Heart, starring Yoo In-na and Lee Dong-wook. For this performance, Hyung-tak won the “Excellence Award, Actor in a Drama” at the 27th Korean Culture and Entertainment Awards.
  11. He has been cast in music videos for songs like You’re Welcome by As One여기까진가요 by Flower, Goodbye My Love by Lee Soo-young, Team Never Stop by One Candle (ft. Shim Hyung-tak), and Shut up & Squat (닥치고 스쿼트) by Lee Seung-yoon.

Featured Image by tenasia10 / YouTube / CC BY 3.0

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