Rupert Grint comments on his bout with the H1N1 Infuenza Virus
July 6, 2009 at 12:03 PM ET
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Saturday we reported that Harry Potter star Rupert Grint had contracted the H1N1 Influenza virus (Swine Flu). Earlier today, while speaking with reporters at a press event in London, England, Rupert commented on his bout with the virus.
"It was quite scary when I first found out I had swine flu. I thought 'Am I going to die?' But it was just like any other flu really. I had a sore throat and I went to bed for a few days."
Thankfully Rupert had only experienced mild symptoms of the virus and is set to attend the official premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince tomorrow in London, England.