Newlywed Seo Min-jung to Retire from Acting

Seo Min-jung, the 28-year-old actress who first rose to stardom in the sitcom "Nonstop Highkick!", married 29-year-old Korean-American dentist Ahn Sang-hoon in the Grand Ballroom of Asem Tower in Samseong-dong on Saturday.


Actress Seo Min-jung (right) poses at a press conference before her wedding in the Grand Ballroom of COEX in Samseong-dong on Saturday. Seo married 29-year-old dentist Ahn Sang-hoon. Actress Seo Min-jung (right) poses at a press conference before her wedding in the Grand Ballroom of COEX in Samseong-dong on Saturday. Seo married 29-year-old dentist Ahn Sang-hoon.


Former Prime Minister Lee Soo-sung officiated at the wedding and singers Lee Soo-young, Noel and Son Ho-young sang the nuptial songs.

The newlyweds are planning to move to their new home in New York where the groom resides, so Seo will withdraw from public life as an actress for the present.

englishnews@chosun.com / 8 27, 2007 07:22 KST