Rupert Grint


Rupert Grint nearly quit acting to sell ice cream after Harry Potter

From magic wands to ice cream cones, it turns out that following his time in the famed Harry Potter franchise Rupert Grint almost made a shocking career change. In an interview with The New York Times, the star revealed how after completing the fantasy movies back in 2011, he considered giving up acting altogether to become an ice-cream man instead.

Rupert Grint was offered so many sidekick roles after Harry Potter that he almost gave up acting to sell ice cream

Rupert Grint has revealed that he nearly gave up on acting after the Harry Potter movies wrapped. His alternative career path? Selling ice cream. "I definitely did think, 'Is it too late to pick something else?'" Grint said in a recent interview with The New York Times. The actor reportedly bought a pink and white ice cream van, which he drove back to his family home on the last day of shooting Harry Potter and thought he could "make a go of".

Rupert Grint in 'Servant' is His Best Post-Ron Weasley Role

The AppleTV+ horror-thriller series Servant does many things right, and one of those things is giving Rupert Grint an opportunity to display his acting talents. Grint is best known for his role as Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter series. In Servant, he plays Julian Pearce, the brother to Dorothy...

What The Harry Potter Cast Thinks About A Possible Cursed Child Movie, Including Daniel Radcliffe And Rupert Grint

The moment that Harry Potter and the Cursed Child was even announced as existing, it was one of those projects that almost instantly conjured the demand for a film adaptation. Always a hot topic of discussion with the legacy cast, it’s always felt so close and yet so far from happening, especially in the age where the slightest rumor of an HBO Max project can lead to huge hypotheticals. With Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint recently addressing the subject yet again, there are some fresh thoughts on whether the eighth Potter story could be adapted with the original cast.

Rupert Grint gives rare interview about daughter Wednesday, and his story is hilarious

Rupert Grint has given a rare interview about his daughter Wednesday, and he's shared a hilarious story about the one-year-old. The Harry Potter actor, 33, welcomed little Wednesday back in May 2020 with partner and fellow actor Georgia Groome, 30. The family remain fairly private, with Rupert sparking a sweet reaction from fans after he shared a rare photo of the 21-month-old back in January.

In Rare Interview, Rupert Grint Opens Up About His Baby And How He's Introducing Her To Harry Potter Films

As far as family-friendly franchises go, there none quite as popular as Harry Potter. Generations have been brought up on the Wizarding World, starting with J.K. Rowling’s novels, eventually expanding to the movies, theme parks, and even Broadway plays. The nine-film franchise made household names out of the young cast, including Ron Weasley actor Rupert Grint. And in a rare interview, Grint has opened up about his baby, and he’s introducing her to Harry Potter.