Full Name: Rupert Grint
Hometown: Harlow, UK
Born August 24, 1988, the red-headed English actor is now best known as Ron Weasley in the wildly popular Harry Potter film franchise. To audition for the role, Grint submitted a homemade rap video.
In addition to his work in the Potter films, Grint has been featured on the big screen in Thunderpants, Driving Lessons (opposite Laura Linney), Cherrybomb, and Wild Target.
In 2007, Grint was named No. 16 on Forbes List of the 20 Top-Earning Young Superstars, having earned an estimated $4 million.
Grint is also the proud owner of a pair of teacup piglets.