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Alan would by turns be hilarious and indignant and gossipy and generous," Mc Kellen wrote, adding, "All this delivered sotto, in that convoluted voice, as distinctive as Edith Evans, John Gielgud, Paul Scofield, Alec Guinness, Alastair Sim or Bowie, company beyond compare." Mc Kellen shared an anecdote from when they worked together on the TV movie Rasputin about how Rickman was a charitable leading man."On that film, he discovered that the local Russian crew was getting an even worse lunch than the rest of us.Jeremy has been battling on another front to modify the Duke of Westminster’s plans for 23 affordable flats opposite the hotel, so the approved scheme doesn’t compromise the views from his £8,500-per-night garden suites.‘We had no row with the Duke, merely wishing to negotiate about how it would be built,’ Goring tells me.To the younger generation he will always be Severus Snape, the deliciously villainous teacher who appears bent on making the hero's life a misery in the Harry Potter films.Others will remember him from movies as varied as Die Hard and Truly, Madly, Deeply or for his distinguished stage career.One said there had been no indication the star, who had appeared at first nights and charity events last month, was seriously ill before Christmas.
And director Richard Curtis has now revealed the eagerly anticipated special will not feature a tribute to the late Alan Rickman, after he tragically passed away last year.Meanwhile, Liam Neeson was pictured last week filming scenes in London with onscreen stepson Thomas Brodie-Sangster [Sam], who is now 26.• BAFTA and Golden Globe-winning actor dies from cancer at 69 • Star surrounded by family and friends as he passed away • Shock for fans as he had not spoken publicly of his illness • Best known for Die Hard role and as Prof Snape in Harry Potter • JK Rowling: 'He was a magnificent actor and wonderful man' • 'Such talent and wicked charm': Tributes to giant of screen • Gallery: Alan Rickman's life and career in pictures Alan Rickman, the actor who has died of cancer, had been unaware of the severity of his illness until recent weeks, friends said.His last bequest of his film A Little Chaos, and his indelible performance as Louis XIV, should now reach the wider audience they deserve." He recalled how Rickman always helped others and said his advice was always "spot on"."He and Rima Horton (50 years together) were always top of my dream-list dinner guests.
Juliet Stevenson, his co-star in Truly, Madly, Deeply, said she had seen him for the last time on Wednesday.