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Martin Compston`s Twitter hacked

London: Scottish actor Martin Compston, known for his role in ‘Sweet Sixteen’, fell victim to Internet pranksters when his Twitter account was illegally accessed.

A message promoting weight loss popped up on the 28-year-old`s page Monday, reports contactmusic.com.

Visibly upset with the hacking, in a post, he wrote: "As you`ve probably guessed folks I`m not a diet expert some t**ser hacked the account great to find after finishing work! Apologies."

However, Compston was quick to take action, asking his followers: "How do you change the password on Twitter from your iPhone?"

IANS