In 2012, lamented the actor, News of the World, because his phone would have been hacked.
Actor Hugh Grant has the afluisterzaak who ran to the Supreme court against the Mirror Group suitable. That report British media.
The 57-year-old star of Four Wedding and a Funeral and Notting Hill would be an amount of six figures have been given. Grant would be Monday morning, the details of the settlement have heard of it.
The actor has published in 2011 an article about recordings he had made during a conversation with Paul McMullan, a reporter from News of the World. During this conversation, drew McMullan that the editors of the Daily Mail and News of the World had commissioned to be illegal phones to listen in. Leading British politicians would be aware of this.
His story generated massive media attention. So were there under further questioning in the investigation into the death of teenage girl Milly Dowler in 2002, and a voice mail message during one of the hacks would be erased.
The actor was the face of the public anger towards the News Corporation of Rupert Murdocht. In september 2012, lamented the actor, News of the World, because his phone would have been hacked. Also other celebrities as Jude Law, Sean Connery and George Michael were mentioned in the afluisterschandaal.
Grant has already reported the settlement money to donate to Hacked Off, an organisation which advocates for stricter supervision of the British schandaalpers. It has already been a similar case of actress Sienna Miller is suitable.