Memorial Service In Commemoration Of Kim Joo Hyuk To Be Held In Private
Late actor Kim Joo Hyuk’s memorial service will be a private event.
On October 27, talent management agency Namoo Actors stated through an official statement, “The memorial service for the first anniversary of actor Kim Joo Hyuk’s passing will be held in private. The deceased’s acquaintances and colleagues will gather to honor him quietly.”
Their full statement reads as follows:
“Hello, this is Namoo Actors.
“Almost a year has passed since the late actor Kim Joo Hyuk left us. We’re positive that all of your heart’s sorrows and sincere prayers for actor Kim Joo Hyuk, who left the world suddenly, have reached him in the skies. Namoo Actors plans to open a small memorial hall to commemorate the first anniversary of [his] passing, and we would like to inform the reporters who have many inquiries about this.
“The memorial service for the first anniversary of actor Kim Joo Hyuk’s passing will be held in private. The deceased’s acquaintances and colleagues will gather to honor him quietly. Considering the simple and thoughtful nature of the deceased, we will not release details such as the location and attendance list. Therefore, we sincerely decline the filming and reporting of the event in accordance with the private process.
“In addition, we sincerely ask [for the media] to refrain from filming and reporting about the family’s columbarium so that actor Kim Joo Hyuk and his family can rest in peace.
“Thank you again for your love and attention to the deceased. Namoo Actors will always remember and love Kim Joo Hyuk, a great actor and friend.
Kim Joo Hyuk passed away on October 30, 2017 after a fatal car accident. He had an illustrious career as an actor and was loved for his appearance on “2 Days & 1 Night.” The show previously announced that it will be holding a special film screening event to remember the actor.