Pilot Scoop: Harry Potter Pal Rupert Grint to Star in CBS Comedy Super Clyde

rupert grintApparently, all a degree from Hogwarts gets you is a career in the fast food industry.

Rupert Grint, best known as young wizard Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter films, will play the lead burger-flipper in CBS’ comedy pilot Super Clyde, TVLine has learned.

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The single-camera project from Raising Hope writer/EP Greg Garcia follows a meek fast food worker who decides to become a super hero.

Clyde is one of a pair of pilots Garcia has with the Eye Network; the other is an untitled multi-cam about a recently divorced man living with his parents.

In addition to playing Ron in the eight Potter films, Grint lent his voice to a 2012 episode of American Dad!.

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