October 3rd, 2013, 5:00pm–Rupert Grint, via Skype, has talked to HuffPostLive about his upcoming movie CBGB as well as portraying Cheetah Chrome. In the interview he is joined by the real life Cheetah Chrome as well as CBGB director Randall Miller. Rupert also, of course, talks about going from Harry Potter to a smaller set like CBGB, what tips Cheetah gave him, and how he got into The Dead Boys when doing research for the movie. He also talks about how nervous he was portraying Cheetah with him on the set that week. FYI, Rupert’s part of the interview comes in about the 11:32 minute mark. Enjoy!
Cheetah also talks about how well Rupert did portraying him, how he got off the drugs, and his involvement in the movie. To watch it please go here. We hope to have a YouTube version for you as soon as we can.