August 24, 1988 (34)
Rupert Grint is a British actor and producer who rose to fame with his breakout role as Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter film series by J. K. Rowling. Grint’s performance as Ron Weasley earned him critical acclaim and a legion of fans around the world. He appeared in all eight films of the series, which collectively grossed over $7 billion worldwide. His portrayal of the lovable, loyal best friend of Harry Potter made him a household name in the series. The series launched the careers of other notable actors such as Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Tom Felton, and Bonnie Wright.
In addition to his work on the Harry Potter series, Grint has appeared in several other films, including “Driving Lessons,” “Cherrybomb,” and “Moonwalkers.” He has also worked alongside several influential people in the entertainment industry, including Bill Nighy, Julie Walters, and Shia LaBeouf.