US actor and singer David Hasselhoff – The Hoff –  poses during an event to promote his new audiobook Up against the Wall. Photograph:  Tobias Schwarz/ AFP

Nearly three decades after the end of German division, David Hasselhoff is anxious to correct the historical record. No, he didn’t topple the Berlin W(...)

Pensioners ride bicycles along a street at Museum Island in Berlin. Photograph:  Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Over the years, Berlin has seen many horrors: hyperinflation, Hitler, David Hasselhoff dancing on the Berlin Wall in an illuminated jacket. But nothi(...)

Top Gear returned with a slimmed down team of Chris Harris (left), Matt LeBlanc (centre) and Rory Reid: and it may just have snuck ahead of the bloated Grand Tour, presented by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May

Earlier this year, The Grand Tour, Amazon’s online motoring show with the over-hyped, over-blown and over-paid trio of Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammon(...)

More than one of this year’s film remakes stars the man who used to be known as The Rock, Dwayne Johnson

This is the time when we look eagerly – or cautiously – towards the entertainments that are coming our way over the next year. It hardly needs to be s(...)

Just when you think Dublin twins John and Edward Grimes (Jedward!) have slipped into irrelevancy, they come bouncing back to remind you of all the (...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny speaks during the opening of a Primark store at Alexanderplatz in Berlin, Germany, yesterday. Photograph: Britta Pedersen/EPA

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was given a rock-star welcome worthy of David Hasselhoff himself when he arrived to open a new Primark store in Berlin yesterday (...)

 Taoiseach Enda Kenny opens a new Primark store in Berlin this morning.  The opening of Primark in Alexanderplatz has had a substantial local economic impact with the creation of more than 800 new jobs, bringing the total number of people employed by Primark in Germany to over 6,100.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was given a rock-star welcome worthy of David Hasselhoff himself when he arrived to open a new Primark store in Berlin this morni(...)

American actor and singer David Hasselhoff flashes a victory sign as he attends a demonstration along the open air 0.8-mile painted section of the Berlin Wall known as the "East Side Gallery". Developers plan to build luxury apartments close to the East Side Gallery, which is adorned with the work of artists such as Keith Haring and Gerald Scarfe, but builders had to stop tearing down the wall due to protests last weeks. Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/Reuters

US actor and singer David Hasselhoff has announced that he secretly married the Berlin Wall on a recent visit to the German capital. The (...)