Another Weasley: Rupert Grint Is Now a Dad

Cameron LeBlanc

Rupert Grint, best known for portraying Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter film series, is now a dad. Grint’s longtime partner Georgia Groome, an actress herself, gave birth to the couple’s first child this week, a daughter whose name has yet to be revealed.

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As far as we can tell, Grint is the first actor who portrayed one of the Weasley kids in the series to have a kid of his own. James and Oliver Phelps, the twins who played Fred and George; Bonnie Wright, who played Ginny; Domhnall Gleeson, who played Bill; and Chris Rankin, who (briefly) played Percy have yet to reproduce.

This makes them quite unlike their fictional parents, who likely started early in order to have such a large brood.

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