Alan Rickman’s key roles on stage and screen

FILE - In this Wednesday, April 15, 2015 file photo, actor Alan Rickman poses for photographers on arrival at 'BAFTA A Life In Pictures, with Alan Rickman' in central London. British actor Alan Rickman, whose career ranged from Britain’s Royal Shakespeare Company to the “Harry Potter” films, has died. He was 69. Rickman’s family said Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016 that the actor had died after a battle with cancer. (Photo by Grant Pollard/Invision/AP, File)

LONDON (AP) — 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:

Stage:

“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

Screen:

“Die Hard” (1988) — Hans Gruber

“Truly Madly Deeply” (1990) — Jamie

“Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves” (1991) — The Sheriff of Nottingham

“Sense and Sensibility” (1995) — Colonel Brandon

“Rasputin” (1995) — Grigori Rasputin

“Galaxy Quest” (1999) — Alexander Dane

“Love Actually” (2003) — Harry

Rickman also played Severus Snape in eight Harry Potter films from “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” (2001) through “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2” (2011)

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