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Rupert Grint Contracts Swine Flu

Rupert Grint Contracts Swine Flu

Rupert Grint, who plays Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter franchise, has contracted swine flu, his publicist confirmed.

The 20-year-old British actor is still expected to join co-stars on the red carpet for the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince on Tuesday.

“It has just been confirmed that Rupert Grint has taken a few days out of filming due to a mild bout of swine flu,” his publicist said in a statement. “He has now recovered and is looking forward to joining his fellow cast members at the junket and premieres this week and will then return to filming directly afterwards.”

Get well soon, Rupert!

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51 Responses to “Rupert Grint Contracts Swine Flu”

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  1. 1
    adrianna Says:

    aw poor bb

  2. 2
    eva Says:

    he’ll live.

  3. 3
    Lindsey Says:

    Oink oink!

  4. 4
    Linda Says:

    white-trash
    i think hes is G A Y!!

  5. 5
    Chris Says:

    Feel better soon Rupes.

  6. 6
    Jen Says:

    aww poor guy

  7. 7
    mailey Says:

    not a flattering pic of him..

  8. 8
    eli Says:

    if he´s gay that doesn´t make him white-trash, stupid.

    Recover soon Rupert!!

  9. 9
    Jennifer Says:

    DIE RUPERT DIE.

  10. 10
    russian girl Says:

    Poor Rupert.
    I hope he is healthy now!

  11. 11
    russian girl Says:

    @Jennifer #9
    Are you sick?? Shut up stupid *****.

  12. 12
    SarahC Says:

    Wow. That sucks. Hope he gets better! (:

  13. 13
    VALE_RIA Says:

    POOR :(

  14. 14
    alexandra Says:

    jennifer is apparently abmoral and a sick minded human being. i believe in karma and what goes around comes around. good luck w/ that. however, rupert i hope you get better! that is very, very serious and get a lot of rest and take more than a few days off of filming to respect your castmates health please! get well soon<3

  15. 15
    Celia Says:

    OMG!! I’m so happy he’s okay! That’s really scary!

  16. 16
    me Says:

    Awww…poor baby. It’s so weird that he got it. I thought it was something people only got in more tropical climates like Mexico, but thank goodness he’s better now. It’s a huge relief. We need our Rupert Grint!

  17. 17
    Jennifer Says:

    @alexandra: No…….. don’t believe in that karma bull crap. You must be one of that religious nuts.

  18. 18
    Sammy123 Says:

    aww too bad..!

  19. 19
    kyra182lovesgosling Says:

    Fell better! Rupert!!!

  20. 20
    michaela Says:

    I hope he gets better! I love him :(

  21. 21
    LuckyL Says:

    Anyone wishing death on his is asking for it–and I have to admit I lol’d.

  22. 22
    LuckyL Says:

    @the randomness of this

  23. 23
    Saudia Says:

    omg .. get better Rupert!! Ahh this is crazy .. I hope it doesn’t get serious

  24. 24
    yes Says:

    Aw, get better, Rupert!

  25. 25
    TJ Says:

    Well, i hate him. He’s ugly.
    But, i hope that he get better soon.

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