"I Felt Like I Missed Out On A Lot" - Rupert Grint Talks About Growing Up On Set Of Harry Potter & We're Surprised At What He Had To Say

16 March 2017, 12:20

Rupert Grint

We're surprised to hear this...

We weren’t exactly concerned about the careers of Harry Potter stars Rupert Grint (Ron), Emma Watson (Hermoine) and Daniel Radcliffe (Harry) when the series came to an end. 

They had well and truly carved their paths and could basically get any acting role that they wanted to. 

> The Harry Potter References That You Probably Missed In Fantastic Beasts

As such, it may surprise you to learn that Rupert Grint very nearly quit acting once Harry Potter had come to an end. 

Talking to Entertainment Weekly, the actor commented that they “had such an intimate and intense few years in this bubble. When I started, [acting] was never something that I aspired to do. I did acting with school plays and stuff like that. But it was never something that I actively dreamed of”.

He later went on to explain that he “fell in love with it whilst I was doing it. But I definitely did think ‘Is this really what I want to do?’. I wanted to live a little bit. I felt like I’d missed out on a lot. Being in that adult environment from such an early age, it was nice to just be away from it and not have any kind of commitments at all, and just be a bit free”. 

Rupert is gearing up to appear in Snatch and we’re not going to lie, we’re SO relieved that he decided to carry on acting. 

You May Also Like...

Daniel Radcliffe Reciting Sam Smith

WATCH: Daniel Radcliffe Auditions To Play Sam Smith In His Movie With One Hella Dramatic Monologue

Snapchat Accounts Ariana Kim K Rita Ora

80+ Of The Biggest Celebrities You Really NEED To Add On Snapchat Today

Capital Metadata - Capital App March 2017

Want To Control The Music On Capital? Now You Can With Our New App - My Capital!

  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40
  1. 1
  2. 2
    Havana artwork
  3. 3
    Rockstar artwork
  4. 4
    Reggaeton Lento (Remix) artwork
  5. 5
    Lonely Together artwork
  6. 6
    What About Us artwork
  7. 7
    Too Good At Goodbyes artwork
  8. 8
    Perfect artwork
  9. 9
    How Long artwork
  10. 10
    Silence artwork
  11. 11
    Sucker For You artwork
  12. 12
    Hurtin Me artwork
  13. 13
    Mi Gente (Remix) artwork
  14. 14
    Heartline artwork
  15. 15
  16. 16
    Sun Comes Up artwork
  17. 17
  18. 18
    Crybaby artwork
  19. 19
    Friends artwork
  20. 20
  21. 21
    Finders Keepers artwork
  22. 22
    More Than Friends artwork
  23. 23
    Bestie artwork
  24. 24
  25. 25
    Revenge artwork
  26. 26
    Your Song artwork
  27. 27
  28. 28
  29. 29
    Slow Hands artwork
  30. 30
  31. 31
  32. 32
  33. 33
    Too Much To Ask artwork
  34. 34
    Despacito (Remix) artwork
  35. 35
  36. 36
  37. 37
  38. 38
  39. 39
  40. 40
  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40
Visit the site