Rupert Grint on not attending Harry Potter star Robbie Coltrane's funeral trends now
Rupert Grint has explained why he didn't attend his Harry Potter co-star Robbie Coltrane's funeral.
Actor Robbie was known for playing half-giant, half-human Hogwarts gamekeeper Rubeus Hagrid in the movie franchise before his death from multiple organ failure, in October last year.
And, while Rupert, 34, who played Ron Weasley in the movies, says he looked up to Robbie, he chose not to go to his funeral last year.
Speaking out: Rupert Grint, 34, has explained why he didn't attend his Harry Potter co-star Robbie Coltrane's funeral
Rupert explained of his older co-stars to GQ: 'They all had this kind of subconscious presence in my life...
'Robbie, losing him was particularly tough. He really was the most wonderful being.'
However, he didn't go to his funeral, explaining his choice: 'I don't claim to know him outside work.'
RIP: Actor Robbie died from multiple organ failure,