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

The 'Harry Potter' star takes key roles in two new movies.
Rupert Grint lands roles in two movies
Rupert Grint lands roles in two movies
Harry Potter star Rupert Grint has landed roles in Fredrik Bond's The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman and Randall Miller's CBGC.

In The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman, Shia LaBeouf stars as Charlie Countryman, who was just a normal guy... until he fell in love with the one girl who will probably get him killed. When Charlie meets the absolutely irresistible Gabi she's already been claimed by Nigel, an insanely violent crime boss with a gang of thugs at his disposal. Fredrik Bond is directing from a script by Matt Drake.

CBGC has Alan Rickman playing CBGC owner Hilly Kristal. The film follows the New York City club's impact on the underground music scene. The actor plays Cheetah Chrome of the Dead Boys, who played a prominent role during the club's rise.

Charlie Countryman was released November 15th, 2013 and stars Shia LaBeouf, Evan Rachel Wood, Mads Mikkelsen, Til Schweiger, Rupert Grint, James Buckley, Ion Caramitru, Vincent D'Onofrio. The film is directed by Fredrik Bond.

CBGB was released October 11th, 2013 and stars Alan Rickman, Malin Akerman, Justin Bartha, Richard de Klerk, Johnny Galecki, Kyle Gallner, Ashley Greene, Rupert Grint. The film is directed by Randall Miller.



Sources: Variety

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Comments (5)

  1. Salemwolf711

    both movies sound pretty good...

    2 years agoby @Salemwolf711Flag

  2. ROFLitschristian

    Here's to his future!

    2 years agoby @ROFLitschristianFlag

  3. skywise

    Glad to see that he is getting roles. After all the Harry Potter stuff it will take time for the audience to move past that and this is a great start.

    2 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  4. Vamp

    I'll watch them. He's cute, and he's a great actor!

    2 years agoby @vampire2000Flag

  5. Xenon

    good for him

    2 years agoby @xenon56Flag

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