Alan Rickman
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Alan Rickman | 1946 - 2016

Alan Rickman

British actor Alan Rickman is photographed at the Sunset Marquis in West Hollywood on June 22, 2015.

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Alan Rickman as Severus Snape

Alan Rickman as Professor Severus Snape in the 2010 movie “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1.” He appeared as Snape in all eight “Harry Potter” movies.

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Alan Rickman as Hans Gruber in in Twentieth Century Fox’s “Die Hard” in 1988.

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Alan Rickman played the villainous sheriff in "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves” from 1991.

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Alan Rickman, left, as the evil Judge Turpin, with Jamie Campbell Bower in 2007’s “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.”

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Alan Rickman, second from left, as Alexander Dane in the science fiction comedy “Galaxy Quest,” with Tim Allen, left, and Sigourney Weaver, in 1999.

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Alan Rickman, left, and Mos Def in “Something the Lord Made” in 2004.

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Helen Mirren and Alan Rickman during a photocall rehearsal for “Anthony and Cleopatra” at the Olivier Theatre in London in 1998.

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Alan Rickman as France’s King Louis XIV in the 2014 film “A Little Chaos,” which he directed.

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Alan Rickman and Carrie-Anne Moss in “Snow Cake.”

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Rickman won a Golden Globe in 1997 for his role in the HBO film “Rasputin: Dark Servant of Destiny.”

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Alan Rickman with his best actor Emmy for his work in “Rasputin." 

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Alan Rickman in New York in 2011.

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