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Harry Potter Fans Honour Alan Rickman At London Station

The Die Hard star lost his battle with cancer on Thursday (14Jan16) at the age of 69, and there has since been an outpouring of tributes from his famous fans, friends and colleagues....

9 Funny Moments Delivered By Alan Rickman

Turn those tears of sadness into tears of joy with this little reminder that the dearly departed Alan Rickman was actually one of the funniest and nicest guys around. And it wasn't just on screen...

Emma Watson Accused By Twitter Trolls Of "Exploiting" Alan Rickman's Death To Push Feminist Agenda

Emma Watson has been accused by Twitter trolls of exploiting the death of her Harry Potter co-star Alan Rickman to push her own ‘feminist agenda’.The British actress, who played Hermione Granger in all eight of...

More Tributes For Alan Rickman As Harry Potter Castmates Remember Acting Legend

Rickman, who played Hogwarts teacher Severus Snape in all the Potter films, lost his battle with cancer on Thursday (14Jan16) and there has been an outpouring of tributes from his famous fans, friends...

Emma Thompson: 'I Consider Myself Hugely Privileged To Have Worked With Alan Rickman'

The actor, who portrayed Severus Snape in all the Potter films, lost his battle with cancer on Thursday (14Jan16), aged 69, and celebrity fans and colleagues have taken to social media to remember...

See Alan Rickman In His Final Live Action Role 'Eye In The Sky' - Trailer + Pictures

It's a sad day for the world of film as we lose yet another giant of the entertainment industry, but at least we get to see Alan Rickman in one last live action role with...

Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson And J.k. Rowling Lead Tributes To Alan Rickman

The Die Hard actor's death was confirmed by his family on Thursday (14Jan16) in a statement which revealed the 69 year old passed away following a battle with cancer. The news sent...

More New Year Tragedy: Alan Rickman Has Passed Away Aged 69

The New Year has certainly not got off to the best of starts and it is with deep regret that we have to announce the death of another legend of the entertainment industry. Alan Rickman,...

Alan Rickman Dies

The Harry Potter star's death was confirmed by his family on Thursday (14Jan16). He had been suffering from cancer. Rickman is best known for playing Professor Snape in the Harry Potter...

Kate Winslet Wanted To Hide Pregnancy

Kate Winslet hid her third pregnancy for as long as possible.The 39-year-old actress gave birth to 18-month-old Bear Blaze in December 2013 - her child with third husband Ned Rocknroll - but initially didn't tell...

Movie Role Inspires Kate Winslet To Become Gardening Goddess

The Titanic star had always dreamed of becoming a gardener before taking on the role in pal Alan Rickman's directorial debut, and she admits she's even more passionate about becoming a green-fingered goddess...

Michael Gambon And Alan Rickman Pranked Daniel Radcliffe With Fart Machine

Gambon boasted to his friend about using the device to play practical jokes on audience members during London plays, and Rickman thought it would be hilarious to pretend Radcliffe had a wind problem....

Kate Winslet Sacrifices Personal Hygiene In The Name Of Film

Kate Winslet might be an actress of the most esteemed calibre, but that doesn't mean it's plain sailing every time. When she was selected to star in Alan Rickman's latest directorial effort 'A Little Chaos',...

Kate Winslet Was 'Terrified' Of Alan Rickman

Kate Winslet was ''terrified'' of Alan Rickman when they first met.The 39-year-old actress first worked with the actor 20 years ago on 'Sense and Sensibility' and was convinced he thought she was ''rubbish'' so she...

Alan Rickman Marries In Secret

The Harry Potter star, 69, tied the knot with Rima Horton, who he has been dating since they met as teenagers in the 1960s, in an intimate ceremony in New York. He...

Alan Rickman Reveals The Challenges And Joys Of Directing 'A Little Chaos'

It's been a long time since Alan Rickman made his directorial debut back in 1997, and so returning to the role (alongside acting in a major role as well) in 'A Little Chaos' presented a...

Alan Rickman Secretly Marries

Alan Rickman has got married in secret.The 69-year-old actor has been in a relationship with Rima Horton since they met when he was 19 and she was 18 and they have lived together in London...

Galaxy Quest Tv Series In The Works

Bosses at Paramount Television have recruited the 1999 film's director Dean Parisot, producer Mark Johnson, and screenwriter Robert Gordon to return for the TV reboot as executive producers, according to Deadline. Galaxy...

Alan Rickman Shares 'Harry Potter' And 'Die Hard' Secrets At Bafta's Life In Pictures Career Celebration

The career of Alan Rickman was celebrated on Wednesday evening, as the 69 year old was the subject of latest in BAFTA’s Life in Pictures series. Charming the audience with tales from his storied career,...

Alan Rickman Rewrote 'Terrible' Robin Hood Lines

The Harry Potter star played the villain opposite Kevin Costner in the 1991 movie, and he has now revealed he enlisted his playwright pal Peter Barnes to revamp the screenplay because he was...

'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its filmmakers never intended it to be a historical tale. Not only is it essentially a comedy, but...

Alan Rickman's Career Celebrated At Bafta Tribute

The Harry Potter actor was the focus of BAFTA's Life in Pictures event at the organisation's headquarters on Wednesday (15Apr15). During the tribute, Rickman was interviewed about his lengthy Hollywood career, and...

Harry Potter Stars Were Played By 'Small Adults In Wigs'

Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint were played by small adults in wigs in 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone'.Alan Rickman - who starred as Severus Snape in the film series based on the...

Alan Rickman Almost Turned Down Villain Role In 'Die Hard'

It was the role that made his name, though British star Alan Rickman has revealed that he was close to turning down the iconic villain Hans Gruber in Die Hard. Alan Rickman says he almost...

Kate Winslet Overcame Fear Of Alan Rickman For New Movie

The Oscar winner was just 19 when she starred as Rickman's love interest in the 1995 period drama, which marked her second feature film, and Winslet admits she was terrified of the formidable...

Sharleen Spiteri Inspired Alan Rickman's Harry Potter Style

Texas frontwoman Sharleen Spiteri was the inspiration behind Alan Rickman's image in the Harry Potter movies.The Scottish rocker, who befriended Rickman when he starred in the group's 2000 music video for In Demand, revealed she...

Alan Rickman Gets Behind The Director's Chair In A Little Chaos

British favourites Kate Winslet and Alan Rickman have reunited for Rickman’s first film as a director in more than a decade: A Little Chaos. The upcoming romantic drama, which Rickman has also written, is centred...

Michael Sheen Returning To Wonderland

Michael Sheen, Stephen Fry and Alan Rickman are among the stars returning for the 'Alice in Wonderland' sequel.The 'Masters of Sex' star is back to voice the White Rabbit in 'Alice in Wonderland: Through The...

'A Promise' Gives A Veteran Director A New Challenge

At age 66, Patrice Leconte clearly has no intention of slowing down. He's been making movies since he was 15 years old, and over his career has made films in a wide variety of genres,...

Toronto Film Festival Unveils Line-up

David Cronenberg's new film Maps to the Stars which stunned critics at Cannes and features Julianne Moore and Robert Pattinson will screen alongside another Cannes favourite, crime drama Foxcatcher which sees Despicable Me actor Steve...

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