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Alan Rickman

Alan Rickman's key roles on stage and screen

Alan Rickman, who has died of cancer aged 69, was a great Hollywood screen villain, but also a versatile and acclaimed stage and screen actor. Here are some of his major roles:


"Les Liaisons Dangereuses" (1985) — Le Vicomte de Valmont,

"Antony and Cleopatra" (1998) — Mark Antony (opposite Helen Mirren)

"Private Lives" (2002) — Elyot Chase

"John Gabriel Borkman" (2010) — John Gabriel Borkman,

"Seminar" (2011) — Leonard


"Die Hard" (1988) — Hans Gruber

"Truly Madly Deeply" (1990) — Jamie