Category Archives: Harry Potter Franchise

An Important Harry Potter Franchise Actor’s Views Discussed Posthumously

The Screenrant.com website recently posted an item concerning the late Alan Rickman’s views about the development of a character he helped portray during the popular Harry Potter series of films. The IMDb records the renowned British actor played the role of Severus Snape in a string of hit motion pictures: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007), Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince (2009), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I (2010), and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II (2011).

A Talented Actor

Gossip Alan Rickman privately harbored concerns about the slow development of the pivotal character he portrayed in the Harry Potter franchise apparently emerged after his death. The star passed away in 2016. Sadly, his fans will never know how Alan Rickman felt about the Snape character outside of the media interviews he may have provided. The star, who worked extensively in stage and film productions, studied at the Royal College of Art. He garnered well over 80 movie and TV credits during his career.

Private Letters Spark Posthumous Online Chatter

A letter sent to the actor by a producer following the release of the second Harry Potter film reportedly went to the auction block recently. Screenrant.com quotes an online site which concluded from a remark in the correspondence the star harbored artistic concerns about his Severus Snape role. Fortunately the public can still watch his appearances in the many films in which he portrayed the fictional Hogwarts teacher created by J.K. Rowling in re-runs.