Tag Archives: Alan Rickman

PHOTOS: British Actors as U.S. Presidents

Some might think Steven Spielberg made a controversial decision when casting Daniel Day-Lewis, both a British and Irish citizen, as the U.S.’ 16th President Abraham Lincoln (with fellow Brit Jared Harris as Ulyssess S.

WATCH: Colin Firth, Alan Rickman (Naked!) in ‘Gambit’ Trailer

2011 Anglo Fan Favorites finalists Colin Firth and Alan Rickman face off in the trailer for Gambit, a remake of the 1966 Michael Caine/Shirley MacLaine classic. A twangy Cameron Diaz also stars in the Coen Brothers-penned flick, which ...

First Look: Alan Rickman as Ronald Reagan in ‘The Butler’

Look what Oprah tweeted: Alan Rickman as Ronald Reagan on set in Lee Daniels‘ upcoming film The Butler (with Jane Fonda as wife Nancy).

Vote in the Anglo Fan Favorites: Men of 2012, Hiddleston vs. Cumberbatch

It was a sweet inevitability, the race this entire tournament was gearing up for. Yes, there were obstacles and potential spoilers in the way — Alan Rickman loomed as a possible repeat victor, David Tennant nearly knocked out ...

10 Baddest Brits In History (Or Popular Legend)

Baddism can take many forms. You can be a badass, bad-meaning-good, bad-meaning-cool or even just plain bad.

Alan Rickman’s Roles: Ronald Reagan vs. CBGB’s Hilly Kristal

A sure-bet to scoring Oscar gold has been a role as a real-life figure – just ask recent winners Meryl Streep and Colin Firth. Now Alan Rickman, a respected fan favorite who has never been invited to the Academy’s party, is ...

WATCH: Daniel Radcliffe on Alan Rickman’s Oscar Snub

“The one thing I would have loved was for Alan Rickman to get nominated,” declared Daniel Radcliffe in an interview this week.

Five Appalling Alan Rickman Oscar Snubs

Last week, Gary Oldman ended his three-decade reign as Oscar’s most perennially snubbed talent, scoring a nomination for Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.

Best of Alan Rickman: From ‘Blow Dry’ to ‘Bottle Shock’ to Severus Snape

We conclude our look back at the career of 2011 fan favorite Alan Rickman with his roles from the past decade. As in his fine ’90s run, there is tremendous diversity here, but one particular portrayal looms larger than the ...

Best of Alan Rickman: From ‘Truly, Madly, Deeply’ to ‘Galaxy Quest’

Continuing our salute to Mr. Alan Rickman, we move forward from the actor’s massive Die Hard success in 1988 to the decade that contains some of his strongest and most varied work: the 1990s.