In this Tuesday, June 9, 2015 file photo, actor Alan Rickman attends The Public Theater's Annual Gala at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park, in New York. British actor Alan Rickman, whose career ranged from Britains Royal Shakespeare Company to the Harry Potter films, has died. He was 69. Rickmans family said Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016 that the actor had died after a battle with cancer. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
In this Tuesday, June 9, 2015 file photo, actor Alan Rickman attends The Public Theater's Annual Gala at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park, in New York. British actor Alan Rickman, whose career ranged from Britains Royal Shakespeare Company to the Harry Potter films, has died. He was 69. Rickmans family said Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016 that the actor had died after a battle with cancer. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File) Charles Sykes AP
In this Tuesday, June 9, 2015 file photo, actor Alan Rickman attends The Public Theater's Annual Gala at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park, in New York. British actor Alan Rickman, whose career ranged from Britains Royal Shakespeare Company to the Harry Potter films, has died. He was 69. Rickmans family said Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016 that the actor had died after a battle with cancer. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File) Charles Sykes AP

Alan Rickman, star of stage and 'Harry Potter' dies at 69

January 14, 2016 08:07 AM