On September 2nd persons close to Ku Hye-sun have confirmed that the actress has retired from the South Korean entertainment industry. She is currently planning to return to university. Ku Hye-sun entered Sungkyunkwan University back in 2011 with the intention of earning a graduate degree in the arts, but did not graduate from her program.
The news follows Ku Hye-sun posting a message on SNS on January 1st stating that in the run-up to the publication of her upcoming essay collection, 'I Am Your Companion Animal', she was giving her final greeting. Ku Hye-sun thanked her fans for their support over the years, saying that it was thanks to that support that she was able to arrive at her dreams. She wished for her fans to live happily and healthily, and said that she loved them.
Written by William Schwartz
Staff writer. Has been writing articles for HanCinema since 2012, having lived in South Korea since 2011. Started out in Gyeongju, then to Daegu, then to Ansan, then to Yeongju, then to Seoul, lived on the road for HanCinema's travel diaries series in the summer of 2016, and is currently settled in Anyang. Has good tips for utilizing South Korea's public bus system. William Schwartz can be contacted via firstname.lastname@example.org.
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