Hugh Grant settles claim over hacking
Published 22/12/2012 | 05:00
The actor will donate the money he receives from News Group Newspapers to the Hacked Off campaign for a free and accountable media, said his solicitor Mark Thomson.
" Hugh Grant has today settled his claims for damages and other legal remedies arising out of the unlawful activities of News of the World journalists and others over a number of years," he said in a statement. "News Group Newspapers have agreed to pay him a substantial sum by way of damages."