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Nail's pounds 30,000 libel damages.

AUF Wiedersehen Pet star Jimmy Nail, 50, won pounds 30,000 libel damages today over allegations about his sexual behaviour, greed and prima donna tendencies.

But the actor is facing a costs bill of pounds 200,000 because he refused an offer of pounds 37,500 to settle the case last year. That issue was adjourned to a later date.

He wassaid to be "very happy" with the result of his action against News Group Newspapers and Harper Collins Publishers.
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Publication:Coventry Evening Telegraph (England)
Date:Mar 26, 2004
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