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Alan Rickman's private letters from 'Harry Potter' era revealed

May 29, 2018 - 11:15 AM

The letters include one from 'Potter' author JK Rowling, who thanked Rickman for his portrayal of her 'most complex character'

SEVERUS SNAPE. Alan Rickman is known for portraying the mysterious wizard in the ‘Harry Potter’ series. Screenshot from WarnerBrosPictures

'Oh no, not again': Why do stars keep dying in 2016?

Apr 27, 2016 - 10:47 AM

Has 2016 really been the year when the grim reaper took aim at the stars?

CELEBRITY DEATHS IN 2016. David Bowie was one of the high-profile individuals who passed away in the first few months of 2016. A Bowie mask featuring a speech bubble that reads 'Where are we now' was attached to the door of his former residence. File photo by Kayâ Nietfeld/EPA

JK Rowling reveals ‘Harry Potter’ secret she told Alan Rickman

Jan 19, 2016 - 10:56 AM

The late actor Alan Rickman took a secret which helped him play Snape to his grave but Harry Potter author JK Rowling has just revealed it on Twitter

SEVERUS SNAPE. The late British actor Alan Rickman was known for many onscreen and onstage roles, but younger generations remember his turn as the Hogwarts potions master in the 'Harry Potter' films. Screengrab from Facebook/harrypottermovie

Harry Potter fans raise a wand to late actor Alan Rickman

Jan 17, 2016 - 11:28 AM

Fans offer flowers and letters at the mythical platform 9 3 4 at London s King s Cross station for beloved actor Alan Rickman who played Severus Snape in the Harry Potter movies

'Potter' star Evanna Lynch shares Alan Rickman's life-changing advice in tribute

Jan 15, 2016 - 9:54 PM

He said not to worry about getting there and instead to focus on feeding my soul and following my heart from place to place shares Evanna And then he gave me the loveliest acting advice I ve ever gotten

LUNA LOVEGOOD. Evanna Lynch, who played Luna Lovegood in the 'Harry Potter' films, shares a touching story about Alan Rickman following his death. Screengrab from Facebook/harrypottermovie

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Jan 15, 2016 - 12:33 PM

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Stars mourn death of Alan Rickman

Jan 15, 2016 - 12:52 AM

Hugh Jackman Emma Thompson Sir Ian McKellen and many more members of the industry pay tribute to the late Alan Rickman

CONDOLENCE. Hugh Jackman, Emma Thompson, and Sir Ian McKellen are among the celebrities who expressed their condolence on the death of Alan Rickman. Photo by Mike Nelson, Facundo Arrizabalaga, Kay Nietfeld/EPA

Daniel Radcliffe pays tribute to Alan Rickman

Jan 15, 2016 - 12:19 AM

Daniel who played Harry Potter in the films remembers the late Alan Rickman who played Severus Snape

SEVERUS SNAPE. Daniel Radcliffe remembers the late Alan Rickman, whom he worked with on 'Harry Potter.' Screengrab from Instagram/harrypotterfilm

JK Rowling, 'Harry Potter' cast remember Alan Rickman

Jan 14, 2016 - 11:43 PM

JK Rowling Daniel Radcliffe Emma Watson Sir Michael Gambon and many others pay tribute to the late actor

Remembering Alan Rickman: 5 unforgettable roles

Jan 14, 2016 - 10:52 PM

Severus Snape Hans Gruber the Sheriff of Nottingham – just a few of Alan Rickman s many memorable roles

Screengrab from Instagram/harrypotterfilm

Pemeran Profesor Snape, Alan Rickman, meninggal dunia

Jan 14, 2016 - 9:55 PM

Alan Rickman meninggal dunia dalam usia 69 karena menderita kanker

PROFESOR SNAPE. Aktor Inggris pemeran Profesor Snape dalam film Harry Potter meninggal dunia di usianya yang ke 69. Foto oleh Gabriel Bouys/AFP

British actor Alan Rickman dies

Jan 14, 2016 - 9:17 PM

The esteemed British actor dies of cancer He was 69 His family confirms the news

ALAN RICKMAN. A file pictured dated 17 October 2014 shows British actor-director Alan Rickman arriving for the premiere of his movie 'A Little Chaos' at the 58th BFI London Film Festival, in London, Britain. Photo by Andrew Cowie/EPA

'Harry Potter' stars greet JK Rowling a happy birthday

Aug 01, 2015 - 5:10 PM

The actors who played Ron Weasley and Luna Lovegood among others wish the author a happy 50th birthday

JK ROWLING. The film adaptation's stars greet the 'Harry Potter' author a happy 50th birthday. Screengrab from Facebook/J.K. Rowling

WATCH: Alan Rickman jokes about Jimmy Fallon's impersonation

Jun 19, 2015 - 9:32 PM

All while inhaling helium too

Oprah Winfrey back in film with 'The Butler'

May 09, 2013 - 10:04 PM

Oprah Winfrey makes a film comeback in historical drama The Butler

BACK TO ACTING. Oprah stars in 'The Butler' alongside Forest Whitaker. Photo from the Oprah Winfrey Facebook page