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 (...)