Pirates Of The Caribbean: THE CURSE OF THE BLACK PEARL star Mackenzie Crook has bought the former home of his comedy hero Peter Sellers for $1.26 million (GBP700,000).

Crook, who found fame in the GOLDEN GLOBE-winning British TV comedy THE OFFICE, has purchased the semi-detached house in London's exclusive Muswell Hill area.

The 32-year-old actor will be appearing in THE LIFE AND DEATH OF PETER SELLERS - an autobiographical account of Seller's life. The British comedian died in 1980 at the age of 54.

24/08/2004 13:43