Actor Alan Rickman, Known For His Roles In ‘Harry Potter’ and ‘Die Hard’, Dies at Age 69

Jan 14, 2016 at 11:06 am |

The World Just Lost Another Legend

For the second time this week the world has lost an incredible talent. English actor Alan Rickman, most notable for his roles as Severus Snape in the Harry Potter series as well as Hans Gruber in Die Hard, has died at the age of 69 after struggling with cancer.

A family statement released Thursday morning said: “The actor and director Alan Rickman has died from cancer at the age of 69. He was surrounded by family and friends.”

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Emma Thompson: “He was a rare and unique human being and we shall not see his like again.” RIP to the acting legend of stage and screen.

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