While Nam Joo-hyuk is accused of school bullying, netizens recently brought up his graduation photos.
Actor Nam Joo-hyuk was exposed as a school bullying in a revelation on June 20th. Later, his agency Management SOOP revealed their initial position to the media, saying “We are confirming the fact.”
According to the informant’s testimony in The Days’s exclusive report, Nam Joo-hyuk committed school bullying when he was in middle school and high school.
The Days said, “The informant recalled the memories from a long time ago and made a report together with a photo of their school graduation album to increase credibility. Accordingly, there is a school bullying perpetrator among famous actors who are currently active. The informant claimed that they have been bullied for six years during their middle and high school days. Adding that the famous actor used to hang out with a group of bullies, they called out the name of actor Nam Joo-hyuk.”
The media added, “The informant said that this bully group often pushed other students and cut lines during lunchtime. They swore and fought every day at school. They often ordered other students to buy bread from the so-called ‘bread shuttle’ snack bar at school. The informant said they could remember clearly the moment they were humiliated as the bullies kept throwing mechanical pencil leads at them and taking away their chair before they sat down.”
Meanwhile, graduation photos of Nam Joo-hyuk spread rapidly in major communities, such as MLBPARK, on the same day. In fact, it has not been confirmed when the graduation photo was taken.
The released photo show Nam Joo-hyuk in his school uniform. His young and bright appearance drew attention. In response to Nam Joo-hyuk’s graduation photo on MLBPARK, netizens said that the actor’s appearance back then looked quite different from how he is now as an actor. An Internet user even claimed that Nam Joo-hyuk looked like a friend he knew in school days.
Born in 1994, Nam Joo-hyuk was born in Busan. According to his profile, he is 187cm tall. Nam Joo-hyuk, who is known as a model-turned-actor, recently starred in tvN’s Saturday-Sunday drama “Twenty-five, Twenty-one”.