Rupert Grint Junket Interview And More Rave Reviews!

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Rupert Grint Junket Interview And More Rave Reviews!
July 13, 2009, 7:29 AM–Another wonderful Rupert Grint interview has just surfaced via Youtube. This is one of the junket interviews conducted in New York on occasion of the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince premiere. Watch it here.

The critics keep raving about Rupert’s performance in Half-Blood Prince, and we keep updating our Rave Reviews section 24/7! Here are a few recent ones:

“Best of all, who would have thought Grint would become a comic of Shakespearean proportions? He brings off sequences of unlikely athletic success and amorous silliness that are as delightful and pure as any silent clown’s.” (Baltimore Sun)

“Mothers, lock up your daughters: Harry Potter’s perpetually nervous sidekick Ron Weasley (Rupert Grint) is now the world’s least likely but surprisingly convincing stud, and no longer a whiny downer.” (Chicago Now)

“Diluting the tension comes Rupert Grint as Ron Weasley who finds that Lavender Brown is so lavish with her affections that all he wants to do is runaway. His face is an absolute picture as he battles with his feelings for Hermione and, after eating a box of ‘doctored’ chocolates intended for Harry, becomes entangled with a love spell.” (News Online)

Read them all here. And if you are interested in details about the infamous kiss scene in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II, then read what Emma Watson had to say here. Oh, and don’t forget to scroll down and check out our amazing exclusives from New York!

16 Comments to "Rupert Grint Junket Interview And More Rave Reviews!"

KC
July 13th, 2009 at 7:43 PM

Kind of.. AWESOME! hehe I love how he said kind of so often. He’s so sweet. 🙂

Jo
July 13th, 2009 at 7:45 PM

What’s he playing with, his shoe lace??

lacey
July 13th, 2009 at 7:47 PM

I was just coming to post the Chicago Now review! It’s also at the MetroMix Chicago web site. I always get annoyed when the movies portray Ron as a bumbling idiot (and reviews that claim Hermione’s too good for him) so I love how the said he’s an unlikely but CONVINCING stud!

KC
July 13th, 2009 at 7:48 PM

Yes Jo! He’s very flexible. 😀

Jo
July 13th, 2009 at 7:49 PM

Well I actually don’t like how they say “unlikely stud”. It’s still insulting to me. Oh well what the bleeeeeeeeep can you do. I am still amazed and happy by these reviews. Rupert should take a nice look at this.

AJ
July 13th, 2009 at 7:54 PM

I watched him play with his shoe strings the entire time…..

lacey
July 13th, 2009 at 7:54 PM

I’m not thrilled about the unlikely part either, but at least they say convincing. I blame the writing for so many thinking unlikely (did I mention I hate it when they portray Ron as a bumbling idiot? Because I hate it).

fleur
July 13th, 2009 at 7:55 PM

hey guyssss just wannna no if u re gonna post the other pics of rup at the pepsi bulllrun party??

thxxx a lot

Tao
July 13th, 2009 at 8:04 PM

I don’t think the ‘unlikely stud’ thing is insulting. Unfortunately Rupert was always thought to be the unattractive one of the group. 🙁 Don’t we all have the last laugh! Hah!

*needs to watch the shoe laces*

Ivana
July 13th, 2009 at 8:10 PM

Hopefully soon, Fleur!

Carolyn
July 13th, 2009 at 8:34 PM

But he was never unattractive.:( They just don’t know what they are talking about. Anyway, if anyone can tape The Daily Ten on E! tomorrow morning/afternoon, which is a repeat from tonight, they interviewed the Trio. I only caught a little of it, but they asked if Rupert had a crush on Emma and he said no, but laughed and put his hand in front of his face and Emma talked about the worst pickup lines she’s heard (“Do you wanna ride my broomstick?”), while Dan said something about getting a gift from a fan where when he thought about…ahem…touching himself…he should hit himself in the head with it. Anyway, it’s worth someone getting and putting up.

FugitiveStar
July 13th, 2009 at 8:50 PM

Well, I’ve always loved everything about Rupert’s portrayal of Ron in the movies, from the moments he’s courageous, loyal, and protective to the moments when he’s awkward, funny, and yes, even bumbling.

And I don’t have any problem with people referring to him as an unlikely stud because I never got the impression from the books he was supposed to be particularly studly. No one can help it if Rupert turned out to be “adorably sexy.”

Ivana
July 13th, 2009 at 8:50 PM

Someone needs to count how many times Rupert said “kind of” in this interview! Lol it’s so cute, reminds me of my hubby, he uses lots of filler words he’s anxious (but his fave filler word is “actually”). The other day he was talking on the phone to someone at work, about some important feature that needed to be implemented, and I counted — he said “actually” 62 times in less than five minutes. 🙂

Jo
July 13th, 2009 at 9:09 PM

Depends on how you interpret the article. If they mean Ron the unlikely stud okay I can understand, but some of these articles are referring to Rupert which annoys me. I still have that “gingers aren’t attractive” in the back of my mind. So that is what it makes me think about.

I kind of like the “kind of” Ivana. 😉

Verônica
July 14th, 2009 at 12:41 AM

Ivana,yesterday watching some of the interviews i thought: “Is that ‘kind of’ the new ‘yeah’?” LOL 😀

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July 15th, 2009 at 2:06 AM

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