Rupert GrintRupert Michael Grint
(born August 24
) is a British actor
best known for playing the character of Ron Weasley
in the Harry Potter films Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
and its sequel Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Grint has also appeared as Alan A. Allen in the British comedy film Thunderpants (2002), and he will also co-star in the third Harry Potter film, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, which is planned to be released in 2004.