Alan Rickman, on his full name Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman, was an actor from England. He was born on 21st of February 1946 in Hammersmith, London. Unfortunately he died in 2016, at 69 years old, after a heavy fight with cancer. During his life, he was acting in more than 60 movies. Most of these movies were awarded with various distinctions.
Love was Alan Rickman’s way of life
Many of his movies had as topic romantic stories and romantic love, movies such as “Romeo and Juliet” (1978), “Sense and Sensibility” (1995), “Truly, Madly, Deeply” (1990), “Love Actually” (2003) or “Snow Cake” (2006). Other movies are focused on love for the others, like “Revolutionary Witness” (1989).
His heart was full of love. And for sure that we can discover this even today, if we look at his movies and we remember his appearances in the media. Besides his movies, we can discover a great person who was guided by love in his life.
Alan Rickman’s personal life was a love story that started in 1965, when he met his great love of his life, naming here Rima Horton. Their story love began when Alan was 19 and Rima was 18. Despite the fact that they lived together and had a love story for more than 40 years, they get married just in 2012. This is a wonderful love story for two persons that started during their adolescence and stayed alive until one of them should leave this world. Unfortunately for them Alan and Rima had no children, or maybe it was their choice.
Besides its personal life, Alan Rickman has shown his heart full of love in many other ways. He was involved in many charity actions and foundations, like Saving Faces and International Performers’ Aid Trust. As a patron and member in these organizations, he spent many years and money in order to help those people that were in need.
Remember Alan Rickman as a great lover of life and people
The year of 2016 began with the sad news, which informed us that Alan Rickman had to give up on his fight with the disease. But having all his movies and his public appearances, we should never forget Alan Rickman. We should remember every day that he chooses to give love in order to have a wonderful life. Alan Rickman gave love to his life’s partner, Rima, gave love to those people who helped through his charity actions and he helped us to learn why the offering is so important. He gave to all of us through his movies important lessons of life and he showed us that you can be richer if you give love.
All of his friends remember Alan Rickman as a wonderful person. They were close to this great man and actor. Everyone who met him said that he was a loyal person, who loves to support and encourage people. We, as audience, were also close to Alan Rickman through his movies. Due to this, we should remember Alan Rickman as a great person and with a big heart.