Alan Rickman
Alan Rickman was an English actor and director, known for his complex and widely varied roles on screen and on stage. He was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company. His awards included 1 Golden Globe, 1 Primetime Emmy, 1 BAFTA (and 3 nominations), and 1 Tony Award nomination. 

He was best known for his roles in Sense and SensibilityLove ActuallySweeney ToddRasputin, and the Harry Potter films.

Full Name Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman
Who actor
Birth Date February 21, 1946
Death Date January 14, 2016
Country England
Born London, England, UK
Died London, England, UK
Cause of Death cancer

University of the Arts London

Royal College of Art

Royal Academy of Dramatic Art

Father Bernard Rickman
Mother Margaret Doreen Rose Bartlett Rickman
Spouse Rima Horton Rickman

David Rickman

Michael Rickman

Sheila Rickman

Children none


While attending acting school, Rickman supported himself by working as a dresser for Nigel Hawthorne and Ralph Richardson.

Rickman was the godfather of Tom Burke.

Rickman was a friend of Natasha Richardson, Timothy Dalton, Emma Thompson, Michael Gambon, and others.

How Added - Added on the day of his death.

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