May 23, 2005 04:41:31 GMT
Anne Hathaway is being sued by a real estate broker in the Bahamas who claims she failed to pay for a house she rented there over New Year
The "Princess Diaries" star Anne Hathaway is facing a lawsuit for failing to pay for a house she rented in Bahamas over New Year. James Dingman, a local real estate broker, claims the beauty has repeatedly promised to wire him the money, but his bank account has yet to be credited.
Feels cheated, Dingman is seeking $18,000 in unpaid rent for the property in Nassau, plus $2,500 for a party he alleges the actress and her boyfriend Rafaello Foliere held at the Old Fort Bay Club, in addition to $700 in expenses. Hathaway, who is shocked with the news, insisting she was only a guest at the house. Her representative adds "This guy is using her name for publicity. Her name wasn't on the lease. She was an invited guest."