Alan Rickman

Alan Rickman

  • Born on
    • February 21st, 1946
  • Died on
    • January 14th, 2016
Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman (21 February 1946-14 January 2016) was an English actor and theatre director. He was a renowned stage actor in modern and classical productions and a former member of the Royal Shakespeare Company. Rickman was known for his film performances as Hans Gruber in Die Hard, Severus Snape in the Harry Potter film series, Eamon de Valera in Michael Collins, and Metatron in Dogma. He was also known for his prominent roles as the Sheriff of Nottingham in the 1991 film, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, and as Colonel Brandon in Ang Lee's 1995 film Sense and Sensibility. More recently he played Judge Turpin in Tim Burton's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street and voiced the Caterpillar in Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland. Description above from the Wikipedia article Alan Rickman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (52 Credits)

2016Alice Through the Looking Glass as Blue Caterpillar (voice)
2015Eye in the Sky as Lieutenant General Frank Benson
2014A Little Chaos as King Louis XIV
2013CBGB as Hilly Kristal
2013Dust as Todd
2013A Promise as Karl Hoffmeister
2013Lee Daniels' The Butler as Ronald Reagan
2012Gambit as Lionel Shahbandar
2011Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 as Severus Snape
2010The Song of Lunch as He
2010Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 as Professor Severus Snape
2010Alice in Wonderland as The Caterpillar (voice)
2009Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince as Severus Snape
2008Bottle Shock as Steven Spurrier
2007Nobel Son as Eli Michaelson
2007Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street as Judge Turpin
2007Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix as Severus Snape
2006Snow Cake as Alex Hughes
2006Perfume: The Story of a Murderer as Richis
2005Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire as Severus Snape
2005The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy as Marvin
2004Something the Lord Made as Dr. Alfred Blalock
2004Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban as Severus Snape
2004Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
2003Love Actually as Harry
2002Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets as Professor Snape
2001Blow Dry as Phil Allen
2001The Search for John Gissing as John Gissing
2001Play as Man
2001Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone as Severus Snape
1999Galaxy Quest as Alexander Dane
1999Dogma as Metatron
1998Dark Harbor as David Weinberg
1998Judas Kiss as Detective David Friedman
1997The Winter Guest as Man in street (uncredited)
1996Rasputin as Grigori Rasputin
1996Michael Collins as Eamon de Valera
1995An Awfully Big Adventure as P.L. O'Hara
1995Sense and Sensibility as Colonel Christopher Brandon
1995Lumière and Company
1994Mesmer as Franz Anton Mesmer
1992Bob Roberts as Lukas Hart III
1991Close My Eyes as Sinclair
1991Closet Land as Interrogator
1991Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves as Sheriff of Nottingham
1990Truly Madly Deeply as Jamie
1990Quigley Down Under as Elliott Marston
1989The January Man as Ed
1988Die Hard as Hans Gruber
1985Wetherby as TV Commentator (archival footage)
1982The Barchester Chronicles
1982Smiley's People as Mr. Brownlow

Director (2 Credits)


Writer (2 Credits)


Himself (1 Credits)

2019Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary as Self (Archival Footage)


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