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Rupert Grint: biography
Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint is a British actor, who became famous in childhood thanks to his roles as wizard Ron Weasley in the epic about the adventures of Harry Potter.
Rupert was born in the town of Harlow, located in the English County of Essex, in a large family. His father, Nigel Grint traded in Souvenirs that are very popular among tourists and guests of the County. Mom Joanna Parsons was a homemaker and raised the children, because their family was five people. Rupert, the eldest of them, has a brother James and three sisters Georgina, Samantha and Charlotte.
To school Grint dreamed of becoming an ice cream man, but in the early grades of educational institutions named after St. Joseph, he became interested in school plays and began to rave a real theater. At a very young age Rupert is a complex casting and becomes a world star, and after five years, quitting school to focus on film career.
In addition to the movie, the young actor works a lot in the air as the host of the radio show on public TV BBC, where voiced cartoons and documentaries.
Rupert Grinty was only 11 years old when he first heard about the casting of children for a series of paintings about the little wizard Harry Potter. And since the boy was an ardent admirer of the books by author JK Rowling, he wanted to participate in this selection. Previously Rupert had no experience of filming, so he wrote a song in style rap about how much she wants to be in the image of Ron Weasley, and asked my mother to send the record at the specified address.
In the end, Grint got the coveted role in the fantasy «Harry Potter and the philosopher’s stone», and together with Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Tom Felton instantly became a worldwide star. Subsequently, the young actor has helped to create and other movies of this teen Saga, which had a great success in all countries of the world.
But apart from the «Harry Potter» Rupert can be proud of. At 13 he plays the role of the red-haired wunderkind Alan Allen in the family Comedy «Thunder pants». After a few years together with Laura Linney acts well in a drama about the relationship an elderly eccentric actress and a shy teenager «driving Lessons».
Also on account of his historic anti-war painting «In the white captivity», the Comedy «wild thing» and Thriller «Cherry bomb», where he shines, Robert Sheehan. By the way, with Sheehan, the British actor faced again recently released Comedy «moonlight affair» that was to date, the last completed work of Rupert of Grinta.
In the past there was a lot of talk about the fact that Rupert Grint was Dating British singer Lily Allen and actress Cathy Lewis, Kimberley Nixon, Georgia Groome. Moreover, he attributed the affair with his partner in the legendary Saga «Harry Potter» Emma Watson, but the actor says that he always treated the girl solely as a friend or sister. Today we know that Rupert is already more than two years in a romantic relationship, but the name of his lady carefully hides from the press.
Interestingly, Grint, as his character Ron Weasley suffers from arachnophobia, that is afraid of spiders. It is also known that the actor is a passionate fan of the British football League and tries not to miss the matches of your favorite team – the London club Tottenham.
Young people spend a lot of time to charity. He sells personal items for charity auctions, and the funds spent on the needs of the poor and sick children. One day he even drew a picture, which depicted a beautiful butterfly, and sold it at auction and the money transferred to the children’s Fund.
- 2001 — Harry Potter and the philosopher’s stone
- 2002 — Thunder in my pants
- 2006 — driving Lessons
- 2009 — Cherry bomb
- 2010 — wild thing
- 2012 — white captivity
- 2013 — the Inevitable death of Charlie Countryman
- 2013 — CBGB
- 2013 — the Drummer
- 2013 is a Dangerous illusion
- 2015 — moonlight affair