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Alan Rickman

Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman is an English actor and director. Known for his languid tone and communication, he trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London and became a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company, performing in classical and modern theater productions. He played Vicomte de Valmont in the RSC play Les Liaisons Dangereuses in 1985, and after the film moved to the West End in 1986 and to Broadway in 1987, he was nominated for a Tony Award. Rickman's first movie role came when he was cast to play German terrorist leader Hans Gruber in Die Hard.

Born February 21, 1946, London, England
Died January 14, 2016, London, England
Alma mater Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Occupation Actor, director
Years active 1974–2016

About Alan Rickman

In the Harry Potter films, he played Severus Snape, and in the original Die Hard film, he played Hans Gruber. For his breakout role in Les Liaisons Dangereuses, he was nominated for a Tony Award. In The Butler, he played Ronald Reagan [US President], and in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, he played Judge Turpin.

Alan Rickman before fame

He and a group of pals formed Graphiti, a graphic design studio, after graduating from the Royal College of Art. In the 1987 BBC film rendition of Romeo and Juliet, he made his cinematic debut as Tybalt.

Achievement of Alan Rickman

He was a member of Shakespeare's Royal Company.

Alan Rickman family life

In 1965, he met Rima Elizabeth Horton [Politician] and married her in 2012.

Associations of Alan Rickman

In the Harry Potter franchise, he played Severus Snape alongside Daniel Radcliffe [Movie Actor].

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Outstanding performance by a male actor in a miniseries or winner of a Motion Picture Actors Association award. Golden Globe Award winner or best actor in television and film. Winner of the BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor. Outstanding Performance by Lead Actor in Emmy Award-Winning Miniseries or Movie Primetime TM_VZ! Those who were educated at Latymer Upper School. English video game actor. British actor Shakespearean. Labor Party (UK). British theater directors. Members of the Royal Shakespeare Company. English voice actor. English-speaking director. English director

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