Rupert Grint (full name - Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint) was born August 24, 1988 in Hertfordshire, UK. Rupert was the first of five children, Joe and Nigel Grint.
Acting career began on the stage more schools - Rupert successfully participated in small theater productions. In 2000, at age 11 he came to casting the film adaptation of the novel by JK Rowling, "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone", held film studio Warner Bros. Entertainment. With no professional acting experience, but being a fan of the Harry Potter books, Grint won the role of Ron Weasley, one of the central problems in the movie.
The premiere of the first part of the film took place in 2001 and brought international fame to Rupert. After a truly triumphant debut, he played a boy genius in the movie "Thunder Pants" (2002). Over the next 10 years Grint has starred in all the rest of the story of Harry Potter, as well as in several other motion pictures - such as, for example, "Cherrybomb" (2009) or "Wild Target" (2010).
In his interview with questions about his personal life, Rupert replied that because of too busy schedule of filming he simply did not have time for a serious relationship. In the days off work, he likes to cheer for favorite Tottenham and sometimes supplement their collection of cars and different vehicles. One of the unusual exhibits of his collection - a van for ice cream, which dreamed of as a child actor.