Actor, Alan Rickman, dies at age 69

By: Dani

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 We are devastated to have to report the news that Alan Rickman has passed away at the age of 69. The beloved actor had been battling cancer for some time. He was surrounded by family and friends in London at the time of his passing on Thursday.

Many of his friends, co-stars, and admirers are expressing their sadness at the actor’s passing. J.K. Rowling said in part, “There are no words to express how shocked and devastated I am to hear of Alan Rickman’s death. He was a magnificent actor & a wonderful man.” Rickman was in the business for over 30 years with one of his most iconic characters being Severus Snape in the Harry Potter franchise. Personally, this is my favorite role the actor ever took on.  Continue reading