Alan Rickman, beloved British actor well known for his role as Severus Snape in all 8 of the Harry Potter films, has passed away at the age of 69.
The English star, who died on Thursday (January 14), was battling cancer.
“The actor and director Alan Rickman has died from cancer at the age of 69. He was surrounded by family and friends,” his rep told THR in a statement.
Alan had an extensive resume, with films including Die Hard, Robin Hood: Price of Thieves, Love Actually, and many more.
Alan secretly married his partner of many years last year.
Our thoughts go out to Alan‘s family and friends during this time.
Alan Rickman Dead – 'Harry Potter' Actor Passes Away at 69
Source: Just Jared