Grint is excited about the project, as he's "always loved comics" and "used to dabble" in making his own, but he also admitted that he hasn't "really thought about it in too much detail," at least when it comes to potentially upending his life and moving to the states to film 22-episodes a year. That’s kind of blowing my mind a little bit." You and the "Harry Potter" fandom both, Grint."Who knows, this might be terrible," he said with a laugh. I’m keeping an open mind." In the meantime, at least he knows he 100 percent wants to dedicate himself to acting again, with the specific goal of "playing a villain" and doing "more serious, dramatic stuff" in mind. His most recent appearance was in the comedy Moonwalkers, in which he starred as Jonny, a rock band manager who develops a staged moon landing.The film premiered last year and then went out recently on limited release in the USA.He rose to prominence playing Ron Weasley, one of the three main characters in the Harry Potter film series.Grint was cast as Ron at the age of 11, having previously acted only in school plays and at his local theatre group.Grint made his stage debut in Jez Butterworth's Mojo in October 2013 at the Harold Pinter Theatre in London. While in school, Grint took an avid interest in theatre.
The project -- which already has a put pilot order -- was developed for Grint, who will play a low-level New York office employee who gets caught up in the world of "Imperial City," a supposedly fictional comic book series written by the character's deceased father.He continued performing in school plays as he moved into secondary school. Rowling personally insisted that the cast be British and assisted Susie Figgis and director Chris Columbus in casting the roles.Starting in 2000, casting began for the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, the best-selling novel written by author J. Grint chose to audition for the role of protagonist Ron Weasley, one of Harry Potter's best friends at Hogwarts, and was a fan of the book series.Having seen a Newsround report about the open casting, he sent in a video of himself rapping about how he wished to receive the role.His attempt was successful as the casting team asked for a meeting with him.