Kim Joo-hun Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Jan 31, 2024 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on Jun 23, 2022
Edited by Aditi Gupta
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South Korean theater artist and television actor Kim Joo-hun has other names as Kim Ju Hun and Kim Zuhun.
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About Kim Joo-hun

Kim Joo-hun is a television actor, film actor, and theater artist recognized for his roles under SALT Entertainment, as Seok Do-Hoon in 'Now, We Are Breaking Up' (2021), Person in charge/ Kim Hyung-suk in 'Drama Special' (2018), and Jeong Han Mo in 'Designated Survivor: 60 Days' (2019).

Kim Joo-hun signed an exclusive contract with SALT Entertainment on October 23, 2018. Since then, Kim Joo-hun has been active in plays, movies, and dramas under SALT Entertainment.

Kim Joo-hun's first play was 'Raising The Sun In The Sky', imprinted by Kim Joo-Heon, directed by Lee Eun-Joon, and played by poet Lee San. This work is known to have won the 11th Drama Festival Acting Award. Continue reading to know more about the acting career of Kim Joo-hun, from his net worth and career to his life and other interesting facts.

Kim Joo-hun Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Kim Joo-hun's net worth?

Kim Joo-hun has an estimated net worth of over $500,000, primarily from his career as an actor.

How much does Kim Joo-hun earn per year?

Kim Joo-hun's annual earnings are around $20,000. However, he earned his net worth through his acting career.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Kim Joo-hun?

Kim Joo-hun stands at the height of 5 ft 10 in (180 cm).

How old is Kim Joo-hun?

Born on March 1, 1980, Kim Joo-hun is 42 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Kim Joo-hun was born in South Korea on March 1, 1980. Before becoming a theatrical artist, Kim Joo-hun attended the Seoul Institute Of Arts. He graduated from the Seoul Institute of the Arts University in Ansan, South Korea, with an Arts degree.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Kim Joo-hun dating?

South Korean actor Kim Joo-hun is neither married nor dating anyone as of 2022. Besides, Kim Joo-hun hasn't revealed any information about his past relationships.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Kim Joo-hun is a theatrical artist from South Korea who is well-recognized as a theater actor under S.A.L.T. Entertainment, known for his roles in the drama series 'Seok Do-Hoon', Undercover Detective in 'Memoir Of A Murderer' (2017), Lee Dae Chan in 'Encounter' (2018), Dr. Park Min Gook in 'Dr. Romantic 2' (2020), Seok Do-Hoon in 'Now, We Are Breaking Up' (2021), and Jeong Han Mo in 'Designated Survivor: 60 Days' (2019).

Kim Joo-hun's other best-known roles in television series are Baseball Coach in 'Train To Busan' (2016), Fitness Trainer in 'Planck Constant' (2015), Investigator Park in 'Squad 38' (2016), and Person in charge/ Kim Hyung-suk in 'Drama Special' (2018).

Kim Joo-hun appeared as Kim Hyung-suk in 'Drama Special' episodes aired in 2018. He appeared in episodes 'Dreamers' and 'Too Bright Outside For Love'.

Kim Joo-Hun's best roles in native movies include Yook Son in 'The Princess And The Matchmaker' (2018), Undercover Detective in 'Memoir Of A Murderer' (2017), Male Nurse In 'Coffee Mate' (2016), Man 2 in 'A Violent Prosecutor' (2016), and Ah Gwi's thug in 'Tazza: The Hidden Card' (2014).

What awards has Kim Joo-hun won?

Kim Joo-hun's first theatrical play, 'Raising The Sun In The Sky', has won the 11th Drama Festival Acting Award.

Kim Joo-hun also won KBS Drama Awards for Best Supporting Actor in 2020 for 'Dr. Romantic 2', SBS Drama Awards for Excellence Award for an Actor in a Mini-Series Romance in 2021 for 'Now, We Are Breaking Up', UAS LAFF Short Film Showdown for Best Actor in 2017, and 11th Double Actor Festival Acting Award in 2011.

Other Interesting Kim Joo-hun Facts And Trivia

  • March-born talented actor Kim Joo-hun was born in South Korea. His nationality is South Korean.
  • Kim Joo-hun has been active as a television actor for 13 years as of 2022.
  • Besides acting, Kim Joo-hun also has a passion for sports, specifically basketball.

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Kim Joo-hun Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Kim Joo-hun

Date of Birth



South Korean



180 cm

Eye Color

Dark Brown




Seoul Institute of Arts

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