The final interview with the actor was held immediately after 'The Seoul Awards', which took place at Kyung Hee University's Grand Peace Palace on October 27. At the event, Kim Joo Hyuk won the 'Best Supporting Actor' for his role in the 'Confidential Assignment'. This marked his first ever award for an acting role.
Kim Joo Hyuk expressed appreciation and excitement, stating, "I'm happy. I'm so thankful to be given the award as this means many people gave love and approved of my role."
Lastly, he said, "Everyone, I've been awarded 'Best Supporting Actor'", and sent out much love with finger hearts.
Three days after 'The Seoul Awards', Kim Joo Hyuk passed away after a car accident. His mortuary is at Asan Medical Center in Seoul.