David Hasselhoff Changes His Name

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David Hasselhoff thought his long last name was too much of a hassle.

The 63-year-old actor said he had wanted “to drop the Hassel from my life for years,” and announced the name change in a YouTube video Friday.

He said it’s a “massive relief” to simply be David Hoff now. (RELATED: Pamela Anderson Celebrates Cure With A Nude Photo)