I have every sympathy for writers. It's a mystery to me what they do. I can edit. I can cross out and say, 'I'm not saying that' or, 'How about we move this to here? Wouldn't that make that bit of the story better?' But where any of it comes from is beyond me. I will never write a play or a novel.
|Born||February 21, 1946|
Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman is an English actor. Rickman is well known for his film performances as Hans Gruber in Die Hard, Sheriff of Nottingham in Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Professor Severus Snape in the Harry Potter film series, Eamon de Valera in Michael Collins, Metatron in Dogma, and Ronald Reagan in The Butler. Rickman is a former member of the Royal Shakespeare Company in both modern and classical theatre productions.