Rupert Grint Net Worth $40 million
Rupert Grint salary $2,000,000
Rupert Grint Net Worth: How rich is Rupert Grint? &How much money is Rupert Grint worth? Time to find out!
Rupert Grint is an English actor and producer and his current net worth is $40 million.
Born in England, as the son of Nigel Grint, a dealer in racing memorabilia, and Joanne Grint, he has four siblings.
Growing up, he wanted to become an ice cream man. However, he went on to study at Richard Hale School, where he took a particular interest in theatre.
Rupert began performing in school productions joining the Top Hat Stage and Screen School, a local theatre group that cast him as a fish in Noah’s Ark.
How did Rupert Grint get famous?
After he moved into secondary school, he continued to perform in school plays but never acted professionally before the Harry Potter franchise.
The author who wrote the best-selling novel, J.K. Rowling personally insisted that the cast be British. She even assisted the director in casting the roles.
Rupert, an avid fan of the books, auditioned for the role of Ron Weasley by sending a video of himself rapping about how he wished to receive the role.
His audition tape didn’t pass unseen as the casting team asked for a meeting with him.
For his performance in the film, he received a Satellite Award in the category of Outstanding New Talent. He also won a Young Artist Award for Most Promising Young Newcomer. His character, Ron Weasley appeared in all Harry Potter films.
Upon the critical success of the franchise, he went on and started in Thunderpants. There he portrayed the co-lead role of Alan, an anosmic boy.
From there he continued to appear in films and TV but not as big as the Harry Potter franchise.
Today, the actor starred in and served as executive producer, of the television series Snatch, based on the film of the same name.
How does Rupert Grint make money?
Rupert ranked fifth on the Sunday Times Rich List of British stars under 30, with $40 million, which is up to two million than the previous year.
He continues to win big time thanks to his company, Clay 10, which had its cash reserves grow from $3 million to $5 million lately.
Apart from its investments, this means that his business is worth approx. $12 million overall.
His company is run by Rupert’s father, Nigel, but Rupert is the only shareholder in the company.