Birth Name: Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint
Date of Birth: August 24, 1988
Place of Birth: Harlow, Essex, England, United Kingdom
Quick Facts: Rupert Grint is an English actor best known for portraying Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter films. In December 2007, Grint was ranked #16 in the list of Forbes top twenty earners under 25 with an annual earning of $4 million. He successfully auditioned for Harry Potter by performing hip-hop lyrics that he wrote to promote himself. He had only acted in one school play prior to the role of Ron Weasley.
Interests: Rupert plays the guitar and didgeridoo. He likes all kinds of music, but says that classic rock and roll is his favorite. His favorite school subject is Chemistry. Rupert is an animal lover with two dogs named Ruby and Fudge. Impressively, he can ride a unicycle.