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Alan Rickman

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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Feb 21, 1946 In Hammersmith, London, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
Movie Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary 2019-11-26
Latest Project:
In the movie Romeo & Juliet 1978-12-03
Known For
Movie Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary Himself (Archival Footage)
Movie Alice Through the Looking Glass Blue Caterpillar (voice)
Movie Eye in the Sky Lieutenant General Frank Benson
Movie A Little Chaos Le Roi Louis XIV
Movie Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film Himself
Movie Dust Todd
Movie CBGB Hilly Kristal
Movie Muse of Fire Himself
Movie A Promise Karl Hoffmeister
Movie The Butler Ronald Reagan
Movie Falls the Shadow: The Life and Times of Athol Fugard Himself
Movie BAM150 Himself
Movie Gambit Lionel Shahbandar
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Severus Snape
Movie Portraits in Dramatic Time
Movie Harold Pinter: A Celebration
Movie Alice in Wonderland The Caterpillar (voice)
Movie The Song of Lunch He
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 Severus Snape
Movie Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Severus Snape
Movie Bottle Shock Steven Spurrier
Movie Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street - Burton + Carter + Depp = Todd Himself
Movie Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Severus Snape
Movie Nobel Son Eli Michaelson
Movie Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Judge Turpin
Movie Perfume: The Story of a Murderer Richis
Movie Snow Cake Alex Hughes
Movie Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Severus Snape
Movie Making of 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' Marvin (voice) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Movie The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Marvin
Movie Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
Movie Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Severus Snape
Movie Something the Lord Made Dr. Alfred Blalock
Movie Love Actually Harry
Movie Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Severus Snape
Movie Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Severus Snape
Movie The Search for John Gissing John Gissing
Movie Play Man
Movie Blow Dry Phil Allen
Movie Judge Not: In Defense of Dogma Himself (Interviewee)
Movie Victoria Wood with All the Trimmings
Movie Help! I'm A Fish Joe (english version)
Movie Dogma Metatron
Movie Galaxy Quest Alexander Dane
Movie Dark Harbor David Weinberg
Movie Judas Kiss Detective David Friedman
Movie The Winter Guest Man in street (uncredited)
Movie Michael Collins Eamon de Valera
Movie Rasputin Grigori Rasputin
Movie Sense and Sensibility Col. Christopher Brandon
Movie An Awfully Big Adventure P.L. O'Hara
Movie Lumière and Company Himself
Movie Mesmer Franz Anton Mesmer
Movie Victoria Wood's All Day Breakfast
Movie Bob Roberts Lukas Hart III
Movie Close My Eyes Sinclair
Movie Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Sheriff of Nottingham
Movie Closet Land Interrogator
Movie Truly Madly Deeply Jamie
Movie Quigley Down Under Elliott Marston
Movie Revolutionary Witness Jacques Roux
Movie The January Man Ed
Movie Benefactors
Movie Die Hard Hans Gruber
Movie Wetherby TV Commentator (archival footage)
Movie Busted Simon
Series The Barchester Chronicles
Series Thérèse Raquin Vidal
Movie Romeo & Juliet Tybalt