Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint He was born on August 24, 1988 in Watton-at-Stone a small town in Hertfordshire in England.
He is the eldest child of the five who had Nigel grint, a former car racer, and Jo parsons, Housewife.
Your brothers are: James, Georgina, Samantha Y Charlotte, with whom he comments he always got along well and never caused problems for his parents.
In his spare time, he loves to play golf, draw, and do relaxation activities.
Like his character Ronald weasley, Rupert grint He also suffers from arachnophobia and comments that some scenes in the saga were made almost impossible for him because of this.
Before appearing in the movies of Harry PotterHis only stage appearances had been in his neighborhood theater group or school plays.
He recalls with laughter that one of the roles in which he felt most comfortable had been a fish in the play of “Noah’s ark”That his school carried out.
When Grint discovered that auditions were being held in his country for the roles of the film of Potter, knew that the role of one of the Weasleys it had to be hers.
Not only because of his natural and incredibly red hair, but because he is a fanatic with all his soul of the book series of JK Rowling.
So he got himself a video camera and filmed himself performing a scene he did for his drama class.
Surprisingly for him, after a while a letter arrived along with a call that credited him as the new Ronald weasley, with a contract for all the films in the saga.
In 2001 it premiered “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone“In which he shared the set with Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Tom felton, Robbie Coltrane, Alan Rickman, Maggie smith Y Richard Harris, among many others.
After this he had the opportunity to star in the film “Thunderpants“In 2002, a comedy where he tries to become an astronaut with the powers conferred on his pants.
Later Grint worked on the other three installments of Harry Potter, playing the role of faithful companion and unconditional support of the hero.
In the second installment “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets”, Ron accompanies Harry to unveil the mystery of the petrified students in Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
On “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban”, Ron, Harry Y Hermione must hide the newly escaped from prison godfather of Harry, Sirius Black.
In the last film released in the cinema we can already see the older characters and with an increasingly gloomy plot, since the dark lord Voldemort is ready to return.
In 2007 the fifth installment of the saga “Harry Potter and the Order of the PhoenixWhere the boys will find resistance to the evil power of Voldemort.
For 2008 the premiere of “Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince”.