Rupert Grint breaks Guinness World Record with Instagram followers
Rupert Grint has beaten the record for the fastest time to reach one million followers on Instagram.
Grint used his first post to introduce his baby girl Wednesday to the world with a selfie.
He wrote: “Hey Instagram….only 10 years late, but here I am. Grint on the Gram! Here to introduce you all to Wednesday G. Grint. Stay safe, Rupert.”
His Harry potter co-star Tom Felton, who plays Draco Malfoy in the franchise, was among the first to reply writing: “Welcome Weasley, it’s about time. Love to Wednesday xx.”
After less than 24 hours on the social networking site Grint had more than two million followers, including singer Ariana Grande and TV presenter Sir David Attenborough.
Grint and his partner Georgia Groome – a fellow actor – announced the birth of their first child in May.
The pair met on the set of comedy Angus, Thongs And Perfect Snogging in 2008 – and become a couple in 2011.