Alan Rickman Net Worth
Alan Rickman Net Worth: Alan Rickman was an English actor who had a net worth of $16 million. Born in London, England, in 1946, Alan Rickman attended Chelsea College of Art and Design and the Royal College of Art. He was admitted into the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, where he became a student of Shakespeare. Rickman's career began on stage with appearances in productions of "The Grass Widow", "Romeo and Juliet", "A View from the Bridge", "The "Seagull", and "As You Like It". He landed a role on the BBC's "The Barchester Chronicles" in 1982, which was based on "Barchester Towers". Five years later, his production of "Les Liaisons Dangereuses" moved to Broadway, and Rickman was nominated for a Tony Award and a Drama Desk Award. He went on to pick up roles in "Truly, Madly, Deeply", "Sense and Sensibility", "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves" and "Die Hard", for which he was named the 46th best villain in movie history by AFI. He was nominated for an Emmy and a Golden Globe for 1996's "Rasputin: Dark Servant of Destiny" and an Emmy for "Something the Lord Made" eight years later. In 2001, he landed the role of Severus Snape in the "Harry Potter" film franchise, and has appeared in all eight installments of J.K. Rowling's series. His other film credits include "Alice in Wonderland", "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street", "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy", "Love Actually", and "Die Hard with a Vengeance". He's been named to the 100 sexiest stars list three times by "Empire" in 1995, 2009 and 2010. Rickman began dating his girlfriend, Rima Horton in 1965 after they met when he was 19 and she was 18. They lived together without being married from 1977 until they finally tied the knot in 2012. Thanks largely to the Harry Potter Franchise, Alan Rickman is the 20th highest grossing actor in movie history. To date, his films have grossed over $3.4 billion. Unfortunately, Alan Rickman died on January 14, 2016 at the age of 69 after battling cancer.