Actor Kim Joo Hyuk's 49th-day memorial mass will take place on December 17 at the Cheongdam Cathedral in Seoul. The mass will be a private ceremony and will be attended by Kim's family members, relatives, colleagues and prospective fans.

Kim Joo Hyuk passed away in an accident at the Samseong neighbourhood on October 30. His funeral took place at their family burial grounds on November 2. Though the actor was rushed to the hospital immediately, he succumbed to death due to severe injuries. Kim and his driving were riding a Mercedes-Benz SUV when the accident took place. Reports further add that the car was toppled and even caught fire following the collision. Kim's driver also passed away at the Konkuk Hospital despite providing CPR.

Following the death news of Kim, his girlfriend Lee Yoo Young is said to be in a state of shock and depression. Kim and Lee recently confirmed their relationship but netizens were not happy due to their 17-year age gap.The couple also faced the wrath of fans online with negative comments. The couple was also planning to enter the wedlock in 2018.