Max Clifford, a celebrity publicist accused of “leading a double life” who has represented O.J. Simpson, David Beckham and Simon Cowell, was sentenced to eight years in prison for indecent assault on girls as young as 15.
Max Clifford, a celebrity publicist who has represented O.J. Simpson, David Beckham and Simon Cowell, was arrested by U.K. police probing decades-old pedophilia claims against people in the entertainment industry.
Max Clifford , the publicist hired by Shrien Dewani, whose wife was murdered while they were on honeymoon in South Africa from the U.K. last month, says allegations his client planned the killing are “ludicrous.”
British police investigating illegal activities at News Corp.’s now defunct News of the World newspaper are reviewing the tabloid’s 2010 settlement of a phone hacking case brought by publicist Max Clifford.
News Corp. journalists and a private investigator employed by the company’s News of the World tabloid made 6,813 calls targeting 282 voice mails during 2005 and 2006, according to billing data analyzed by police.