Actor of stage and screen Alan Rickman has sadly passed away at the age of 69. His death has been announced today by his family after Rickman lost his battle with Cancer.
Best known for his work on screen and stage, Alan Rickman has become a favorite of many for his multiple popular roles throughout his 38 year career; Die Hard‘s Hans Gruber, Harry Potter‘s Professor Snape, The Hitchhiker‘s Guide to the Galaxy‘s Marvin the Paranoid Android, Galaxy Quest‘s Alexander Dane/Dr. Lazarus and Dogma‘s The Metatron to name a few.
From the staff here at TPoW, we would like to offer our deepest sympathies to the family, friends and fans of the legendary Alan Rickman.