ACTOR/COMEDIAN STEVE COOGAN AT "A COCK AND BULL STORY" BRITISH PREMIERE
British actors/comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydan attend the British premiere of "A cock and bull story" at Cineworld cinema in London on January 16, 2006.(UPI Photo/Rune Hellestad)
A British actor and a member of Parliament are among the latest people to settle damage claims in Britain's phone-hacking scandal, court records indicate.
Actor Hugh Grant testified Monday at Britain's government inquiry into media ethics he thinks he was a victim of phone hacking.
IFC Films says it has acquired the U.S. rights to Michael Winterbottom's British comedy "The Trip," starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon.
Owen Wilson says he spent little time with his co-stars in the "Night at the Museum" sequel because his scenes involved so many special effects.
Focus Features said it has acquired the worldwide rights to Andrew Fleming's comedy "Hamlet 2," which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah.
Hollywood actor Matthew McConaughey has taken over the small "Tropic Thunder" film role Owen Wilson vacated when he was hospitalized last month.
An attorney for Owen Wilson said police were called to the actor's Santa Monica, Calif., home after he slit his wrists, not a drug overdose, it was reported.
British actor Steve Coogan will team up with Ben Stiller to star in the action-adventure movie, "The Persuaders," a remake of a one-season television series.
Comedians at the British Comedy Awards will be warned not to crack jokes about the royal family, the London Mirror reported Thursday.