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Injunction change gives Sun half of kiss-and-tell actor tale

Same privacy injunctions have been regularly granted to Premier League footballers.

The Sun yesterday managed to get a High Court gagging order altered allowing it to publish half of a kiss-and-tell story involving a prostitute and a leading actor.

The paper (and others) today name the woman as Helen Wood - the same prostitute who told all about her sexual encounter with footballer Wayne Rooney last September.

On Saturday, Mr Justice Blake granted an injunction to the actor - referred to only as NEJ - banning the woman from making revelations to press which would breach his privacy.

Read more at the Press Gazette

Dominic Ponsford is editor of Press Gazette