UK Release Date for Rupert Grint’s film Postman Pat!

April 13th, 2012, 3:11pm– The UK release date for Rupert Grint‘s film Postman Pat: The Movie – You know you’re the one has been released earlier today: The animated film will be released on 24 May 2013 in 3D in the UK.

The lead characters will be voiced by Rupert Grint, who lends his voice to boyband star and contestant Josh, as well as his his former Harry Potter co-stars David Tennant and Jim Broadbent as well as Stephen Mangan.

Licensing.biz gives a fist summary of the plot:

The film finds Pat coming face to face with the temptations of money, status and a shiny new suit when he enters a national TV talent show that threatens to take him away from his hometown of Greendale.

We will keep you updated with further information on the film!

Rupert Grint Joins Cast of “The Drummer”!

March 14th, 2012, 6:07pm–Variety and The Hollywood Reporter along with many major outlets are reporting that Rupert Grint has joined the cast of “The Drummer” along with Chloe Grace Moretz and Aaron Eckhart. The movie is a biopic based on The Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson. Rupert will be playing Stan Shapiro, a mail room intern at William Morris, who befriended Wilson during the last few years of the musician’s life.

This film is to be a major film role for Rupert and his first major film role since Harry Potter. We are inquiring with his reps right now and filming is to start in June. We will keep you updated on any new developments that come with this project. Stay tuned!

UPDATE: First, we have official word from Rupert’s reps that this film is indeed Rupert’s next project. Secondly Hollywood.com has a quote from Randall Miller on Rupert’s role and casting: “And Miller has high hopes for Grint as Shapiro: “Rupert’s character is the window into Dennis’ world. He is the everyman who witnesses the train wreck. Rupert is going to nail it.” Thanks Masha!

UPDATE #2: Another quote from screenwriter Jody Savin: “He is a brilliant young actor whose range exceeds his already stunning body of work,” from On The Red Carpet.

Rupert Grint To Lend Voice To Postman Pat Movie!

September 15th, 2011, 8:05pm–The news has just broke that Rupert Grint will be in a new movie! This time in a 3D CGI movie for Postman Pat originally a stop animation series aimed at pre-school children. This apparently is a very British icon, so a lot of us outside of the UK don’t know much, but fear not, you can learn about everything here. It is believed by many that Rupert will voice Pat’s son, Julian.

Of the film Rupert said: “I used to watch Postman Pat when I was a small boy. My brother and sisters all did at some stage.

“Postman Pat is one of those British symbols, I suppose. You are totally familiar with him and his cat Jess, even if you have never watched the series.

“How exciting to be part of the Postman Pat heritage.”

You can read all about it here.

Joining Rupert will be fellow Harry Potter co-stars Jim Broadbent (Slughorn) and David Tennant (Crouch, Jr.)!

Return of Rupert Grint Rave Reviews and Wartime Wanderers Update!

June 7th, 2011, 1:13 pm– With exactly one month left until the World Premiere of Rupert Grint’s film Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2, we are happy to bring back our sub-site Rupert Grint Rave Reviews with a completely new look!

We have added a few new-old reviews as well, but the main change is the new layout, designed by Flor from Sweet-Revelation.net! Use the slideshow at the top to get to each film’s respective reviews (the Harry Potter pages can be reached via an overview page, also within the slide).
We have also added a short information about why the reviews page has been created in the first place, which you can find here.
Enjoy reading more than 1000 citations of praise on Rupert Grint Rave Reviews! :)

On a different note, Rupert’s representatives have just informed us that, despite what recent articles said, he is NOT attached to the film Wartime Wanderers.

Rupert Grint Confirmed To Star In Anti-War Film “Comrade”!

March 22nd, 2011, 4:07pm– A few days ago, we posted about Rupert Grint being in talks to star in the Norwegian anti-war film “Comrade”. We have just received confirmation from Rupert’s reps that, YES, he is indeed going to be in the film, which will be directed be Petter Næss.
According to this article, Rupert will play Private Robin Southey Smith, and will be heading over to Norway this Friday with principal filming starting on Monday.
The film will also star German actors Florian Lukas (Goodbye Lenin), David Kross (The Reader) and Norwegaian actor Stig Henrik Hoff.

Of course, we have already updated our Filmography with all information we currently have about Comrade!

This means that Rupert will not be able to attend this Sunday’s Empire Film Awards, but with a new film in the works, we certainly won’t complain! :)

And while we had always believed this to be true, we didn’t want to post anything until we had complete confirmation. We will keep you posted!