Harry Potter’s eternal Professor Severus Snape would have turned 74: a review of his most iconic roles

Harry Potter’s eternal Professor Severus Snape would have turned 74: A review of his most iconic roles

“Harry Potter”

The role for which he became known around the world and captivated teenagers: the dark and mysterious Severus Snape, a vile man but eternally in love with Harry’s mother. That was where his resentment towards the youth idol went. From love to hate.

There are those who remember him for this tender Christmas movie in which Alan Rickman plays a family man who struggles with the temptation to be unfaithful with his secretary. (Photo: Screenshot)

“Love actually”

There are those who remember him for this tender Christmas movie in which Alan Rickman plays a family man who struggles with the temptation to be unfaithful with his secretary.

As Hans Gruber, one of the best-known villains in the cinema, for the film "Hard to Kill". His ruse was to pass for an international terrorist when he was nothing more than a robber and his performance - in a cast with Bruce Wilis - made him enter Hollywood without stops. (Photo: Screenshot)

“Hard to Kill”

Like Hans Gruber, one of the best-known villains in the cinema, for the movie “Hard to Kill.” His ruse was to pass for an international terrorist when he was nothing more than a robber and his performance – in a cast with Bruce Wilis – made him enter Hollywood without stops.

With this role he won an Emmy and the only Golden Globe of his career for playing the monk Rasputin himself in the HBO film in 1996. It was the best recognition he had had so far. (Photo: HBO)

“Rasputin”

With this role he won an Emmy and the only Golden Globe of his career for playing the monk Rasputin himself in the HBO film in 1996. It was the best recognition he had had so far.

The British actor shares roles with Johnny Depp. In Tim Burton's tape, he is a judge who unfairly imprisons the barber with one low goal: to stay with his wife and daughter. (Photo: Screenshot)

“Sweeney Todd”

The British actor shares roles with Johnny Depp. In Tim Burton’s tape, he is a judge who unfairly imprisons the barber with one low goal: to stay with his wife and daughter.

Long before "Love Actually"In 1995, Alan Rickman had already acted with Emma Thopson in this film based on a novel by Jane Austen. Although in this he marries Kate Winslet. The film won a Golden Globe and a Golden Bear at the Berlinale. (Photo: Screenshot)

“Sense and sensibility”

Long before “Love Actually” in 1995, Alan Rickman had already acted alongside Emma Thopson in this film based on a novel by Jane Austen. Although in this he marries Kate Winslet. The film won a Golden Globe and a Golden Bear at the Berlinale.

In 1991, he played the role of Sheriff of Nottingham, a despot who controls the territory and who is the executioner of Robin's father, played by none other than Kevin Costner. Won a BAFTA award. (Photo: Screenshot)

“Robin Hood”

In 1991, he played the role of Sheriff of Nottingham, a despot who controls the territory and who is the executioner of Robin’s father, played by none other than Kevin Costner. Won a BAFTA award.

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