The Bodyguard actor has infuriated Rick Grimm by planting a series of trees and shrubs to protect his privacy in Carpinteria, California, and has allegedly ignored requests to cut down the greenery.Mr Grimm - who bought his house that is situated behind Kevin's in 2009 - says he has sent "multiple" pleas to the actor asking him to trim the shrubbery, only for them to be replaced with even taller trees, which block his once-spectacular ocean views.According to the neighbour Kevin is contractually-bound not to obstruct the views from his property.
'Everything in his power'
He is seeking $150 000 damages for loss of enjoyment and $500 000 for damages to his property value if the trees are not removed.However, the lawsuit states the 57-year-old actor made it clear he would not "back down" and would "do everything in his power to secure his privacy".In addition to his damages claim, Mr Grimm wants a judge to force Kevin to chop down the trees.It is believed that rules for the area state that no hedge shall be over six feet tall.
24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.
Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively just proved that love really does exist! Read More »
Millie Bobby Brown has bagged her first American magazine cover. Read More »
10 epic pics.
All the deets.
South AfricaCity Press
Johannesburg CBDResourcing Solutions
HousesR 3 220 000
HousesR 1 985 000
HousesR 2 495 000