Rupert Grint Lands Roles in ‘CBGB’ and ‘The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman’


Rupert Grint is doing just fine with his post Harry Potter work. He’s just landed two movie roles!

According to Variety, Rupert will star opposite Shia Labeouf and Evan Rachel Wood in The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman. In the movie, Shia stars as a normal guy who falls for a woman who’s been claimed by a violent crime boss.

Next up, he’ll join CBGB which stars Alan Rickman as CBGB owner Hilly Kristal and the New York City club’s impact on the underground music scene, highlighting artists like the Talking Heads, the Ramones and Blondie. Rupert will take on the role of Cheetah Chrome of the Dead Boys, who played a prominent role during the club’s rise.

Which role are you most excited to see Rupert take on?