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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 »
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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 17 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Eye in the Sky (completed)
Lieutenant General Frank Benson
 2013 A Promise
Karl Hoffmeister
 2012/I Gambit
Shabandar
 2006 Snow Cake
Alex
 2001 The Search for John Gissing
John Gissing
 2000 A Fish Tale
Joe (voice)
 1999 Dogma
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 1997 The Winter Guest
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He acted in Ariane Mnouchkine, Klaus Mann, and Timberlake Wertenbaker's play, "Mephisto," in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Barbican Theatre in London, England with Fiona Shaw in the cast. Adrian Noble was director. See more »

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6' 1" (1.85 m)
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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 »

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Named Best Stage Actor for his role in the acclaimed revival of Noel Coward's "Private Lives" at The Variety Club Show Business Awards 2002. See more »

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Often plays depressive intellectuals in heroic roles See more »

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