A star Quidditch player with not one, but two girls vying for his affections – is Rupert Grint – aka Ron Weasley – the new Harry Potter heartthrob? Movies.ie investigates in our latest video interview! Having played second to Daniel Radcliffe in the Harry Potter films for all of nearly 10 years, Rupert Grint – aka Ron Weasley – finally seems to be coming into his own. In the latest Potter pic – Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince- our man Ron gets to be a Quidditch star, not to mention two on-screen romances! Having now recovered from his bout of swine flu, Movies.ie met the Grint to discuss the film, that all important kissing scene and his Hogwarts legacy. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is in Irish cinemas now!