Who’s Nam Joo-hyuk’s Girlfriend? Here’s Everything You Need to Know About His Love Life


Nam Joo-hyuk’s Profile and Facts

There’s no denying the handsomeness of this South Korean actor, who’s so popular right now, Nam Joo-hyuk. As we know, Joo-hyuk started becoming famous when he played in the dramas “Who are You: School” in 2015, and “Weightilifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo” in 2016.

This actor, who is from Busan, South Korea, is an only child. He started his career in 2013 as a model for the Song Ji Oh Homme Collection. Everything he’s gained since then, he’s achieved through a lot of effort. In one interview he did, he said that he grew up in a poor family.

“In a 3rd grade, I ate cup noodles for a year. We didn’t even have a bathroom in our home”. Whoa… Because he came from a bad situation like that, he’s always grateful for all he has now. He also always does his best when pursuing a goal,  putting his best effort into everything he does.


Who doesn’t want to know the facts about Nam Joo-hyuk’s daily life? Here’s the list of things you want to know:

  • Birth Place: Busan, South Korea
  • Where he grew up: Yeongdo-gu, Busan
  • He’s an only child
  • IQ score: 135
  • Favorite food: Chicken
  • Best Dish for Cooking: Ddeokbokki
  • Favorite Colors: Black and Blue
  • Favorite Fruits: Strawberries, Peaches, Apples, Grapes
  • Favorite Gift: Hot Pack
  • Hobbies: Watching movies and searching for good music
  • Best Friends: Joo Woo Jae Hyung, Park Jang Hee, and Ji Soo
  • Admired People: Yoo Jae Suk
  • Role Model: Park Ji Sung

So, that’s all the facts we have for you guys. For all people out there who really adore Nam Joo-hyuk, you can try to give him a hot pack, maybe?

Nam Joo-hyuk’s Love Life

We all know about the latest news in Nam Joo-Hyuk’s personal life. It’s been confirmed that Joo-Hyuk and Lee Sung Kyung were in a relationship. They met when they were playing the lead roles in the drama “Weightlifting Fairy Kim bok Joo”, back in 2016.


The closeness and chemistry they built on set spread to their lives off-set, too. After they got caught by some evidence that showed their closeness, Nam Joo-Hyuk and Lee Sung Kyung finally confirmed the relationship.

Sadly, after just a few months, Joo-Hyuk and Sung Kyung decided to end their love relationship. Their agency, YG Entertainment, confirmed it. The cliché reason for their breakup is about their busy schedules. It is really sad, isn’t it?


A year after their relationship ended, surprisingly, Nam Joo-Hyuk still keeps a photo of Lee Sung Kyung on his social media. It would please a lot of the couple’s fans if the two decided to get back together!

Nam Joo-hyuk’s Ideal Type

Many girls would like to know what kind of girl is Nam Joo-Hyuk’s ideal type. After he dated Lee Sung Kyung, many audiences were wondering about his ideal type, and assuming that probably his type was probably a lot like Lee Sung Kyung.

We can’t argue about the chemistry between Joo Hyuk and Sung Kyung during the series they played in together. In one of Nam Joo Hyuk’s interviews, he said that personally, he really liked Bok Joo’s character and personality, which was being played by Lee Sung Kyung.

“The way Bok Joo treats her lover is really my kind of type. Especially when Bok Joo and Jonn Hyung are together, she always gives Joon Hyung a support before doing battle. I really like it. She is the type of supportive girl, can be relied on, and always give advices. I think, I don’t care about physical appearance”. He also said that he loves the first feelings of desiring and attracting people.


In another interview, he also said that he has his best support system, and it’s his mother! “My mom is my source of strength. She always helps me in everything. Even she always makes me foods when I am on set. I feel stronger after eating her foods. I am really blessed that I have a mother like her.” Wow… Beside looking good, he also has a good heart and is a real family man!