Alan Rickman, the highly respected, talented actor and director of film and stage who was most widely known as the embattled Professor Severus Snape in the Harry Potter films, passed away today from complications due to cancer. He was 69 years old.
As Hans Gruber in Die Hard
As Harry in Love Actually
Rest in Peace Mr. Rickman. The world will miss the dulcet sounds of your distinctive voice.
images via Alan Rickman Facebook page