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Rupert Grint Joins UK's Make Mine Milk Campaign

Posted by: Stephanie_J
May 12, 2011, 04:36 PM

Actor Rupert Grint was recently revealed as the latest spokesperson for the Make Mine Milk campaign in the U.K.

The Make Mine Milk campaign, "aims to wake the nation up to all that's great about milk, reminding people that low-fat milk contains less than 2% fat, and being nutrient-dense, it's also extremely healthy."

A photo of the Ron Weasley actor sporting a milk mustache for the campaign has been sighted on buses around the U.K. and in national newspapers and magazines.

As for his own milk-drinking habits, Grint says:

"I come from a big family and my mom always made sure we had lots of milk to drink as kids. It's low in fat, refreshing and good for you, and really tasty too. Nowadays I still have milk with cereal for breakfast and always try to pick up a milky cappuccino when I'm on set or on a photo shoot - it's important to get your daily dose of milk."
A video has also been released of Grint taking the Make Mine Milk challenge, in which he drinks a pint of milk in 20 seconds. Fans are encouraged to try and beat his time in order to win exclusive prizes!

Some behind-the-scenes photos of Grint's campaign photoshoot have been added here to the gallery.

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287 Points

How awesome! :D I love that dude.

Posted by Elise Lestrange on May 12, 2011, 05:05 PM report to moderator
4852 Points

Thats so cool! I wonder if I can drink milk that fast….maybe if it was chocolate milk!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on May 12, 2011, 05:38 PM report to moderator
1642 Points

Aww, he’s so cute xD ..

Plain milk is the best .. !

Posted by Bella'love ^HISS^ on May 12, 2011, 05:54 PM report to moderator
1020 Points

Love Rupert, but I hate drinking straight milk. I laughed at “white magic.”

Posted by butterbeer bottle on May 12, 2011, 06:18 PM report to moderator
20981 Points

Way to go Rupert! Milk is wonderful, I have a glass ever day. Nice cold milk….yummy! :)

Posted by LunaLuver on May 12, 2011, 07:06 PM report to moderator
243 Points

I have the urge for milk now. Haha!
Always looking adorable Rupert. c:

Posted by Eve on May 12, 2011, 07:27 PM report to moderator
10471 Points

I. WANT. MILK. NOW! But, Rupert, I take my daily dose of milk! I’m a good kid, right? =]

Posted by . on May 12, 2011, 07:48 PM report to moderator
3465 Points

a Vegan

Posted by gaminette [GTFO!] on May 12, 2011, 09:40 PM report to moderator
16278 Points

Does anyone else think that’s the goofiest/most awesome picture ever? :P

Posted by undesirable1 on May 12, 2011, 09:55 PM report to moderator
331 Points

He looks kind of cute like that lol

Posted by suzyweasley on May 13, 2011, 03:00 AM report to moderator
5389 Points

I dont much like milk but i could do with chocolate milk

Posted by Azaad Potter The Chosen One [ROAR] on May 13, 2011, 04:12 AM report to moderator
35 Points

Maybe he should read The China Study or The Food Revolution before running out and telling people to dump that pus-filled, antibiotic cocktail down their throats. Geez. Why aren’t intelligent people more informed?

Posted by owlsocks on May 13, 2011, 07:39 AM report to moderator
1026 Points

Awesome! And I so agree undesirable1!

Posted by AbbyWeasley on May 13, 2011, 11:25 AM report to moderator
2408 Points

So… Emma’s got Lancome and Rupert’s got milk! He does look really cute in those photo shoot pictures. Such lovely eyes and smile! Yeah this campaign is working I want milk!

Posted by KiwiMcI on May 13, 2011, 02:27 PM report to moderator
381 Points

Rupert Grint is so cute!
I should try that contest!

Posted by harry potter fan #1 on May 13, 2011, 05:22 PM report to moderator
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