Alan Rickman Bio, Net Worth, Height, Facts

Alan Rickman
  • Name: Alan Rickman
  • Age at Death: 69 years old
  • Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Net Worth: US $16 Million
  • Status: Deceased

Alan Rickman was an English actor, director and producer known for his antagonist roles in films like ‘Die Hard’ and ‘Harry Potter’. He was born on February 21, 1946 in Acton, West London. He excelled at the arts and was awarded a scholarship to Latymer Upper School in London. He went on to study graphic design at Chelsea College of Art and Design followed by the Royal College of Art. He co-created the successful graphic design studio, Graphiti, which ran for three years. He was enrolled in the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art from 1972-1974. He became a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1978.

Rickman played the lead role of “Le Vicomte de Valmont” in the 1985 play ‘Les Liaisons Dangereuses’. His acting earned him several award nominations including a Tony and a Drama Desk Award. He played “Hans Gruber” in Die Hard (1988) and was awarded a Golden Globe and an Emmy for his role in Rasputin: Dark Servant of Destiny (1996). He gained further popularity with his role of “Severus Snape” in the Harry Potter film franchise. Other notable films include ‘Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves’, ‘Love Actually’ and ‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler ‘.

Alan Rickman had a net worth of $16 million. He died on January 14, 2016 at the age of 69. His reported cause of death was cancer. He was married to longtime girlfriend ‘Rima Horton’ from 2012 to his death. The couple had no children.

Alan Rickman Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Alan Rickman Age, Birthday, Married

  • Birth Name: Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman
  • Birthday: February 21, 1946
  • Place of Birth: Acton, London, England
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor, Director, Producer
  • Years Active: 1978–2016
  • Net Worth : Salary: US $16 Million
  • Marriage(s): Rima Horton
  • Death-O-Meter: Dead
  • Died: January 14, 2016
  • Cause of Death: Cancer
  • Place of Death: London, United Kingdom

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