STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 167 this week

Alan Rickman


Alan Rickman was born on a council estate in Acton, West London, to Margaret Doreen Rose (Bartlett) and Bernard Rickman, who worked at a factory. He has English, Irish, and Welsh ancestry. Alan has an older brother David, a younger brother Michael and a younger sister Sheila. When Alan was 8 years old, his father died. He attended Latymer Upper ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent and publicist
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Alan Rickman? Add or change photos

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available starting today. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.


Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 people
created 03 Sep 2013
 
a list of 30 people
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 46 people
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 24 people
created 4 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Alan Rickman.

User Polls

Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 16 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Actor: Movie (47 credits)
 2013/VII Dust (Short)
Todd
 2013 A Promise
Karl Hoffmeister
 2011 The Boy in the Bubble (Short)
The Storyteller (voice)
 2009 Sonnet Number 12 (Short) (voice)
 2006 Snow Cake
Alex
 2001 The Search for John Gissing
John Gissing
 2001 Play (Short)
Man
 2000 A Fish Tale
Joe (voice)
 1999 Dogma
Metatron
 1997 The Winter Guest
Man in street (uncredited)
Show Show Actor: TV (17 credits)
Show Show Actor: Video (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack: Movie (4 credits)
Show Show Director: Movie (2 credits)
Show Show Writer: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Producer: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks: Movie (5 credits)
Show Show Self: TV (30 credits)
Show Show Self: Movie (8 credits)
Show Show Self: Video (7 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (10 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "The Tempest," in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with Michael Hordern, David Suchet, Ian Charleson, and Richard Griffiths in the cast. Clifford Williams was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 4 Articles | See more »

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I've learned a lot working with Bruce [Bruce Willis] and Kevin [Kevin Costner]. I mean, I'm the one that's there to learn, actually, in that situation. See more »

Trivia:

Was active in raising funds for the Labour Party. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays depressive intellectuals in heroic roles See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Message Boards

Recent Posts
First thought of his name will always be Prince of Thieves AnthonyRgartland
The grass widow Frankiegrrl2-3
Alan Rickman Supporting Evanna Lynch's New Film TheWriterWhoShallNotBeNamed
Discuss Alan Rickman on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page