Everywhere at facebook and twitter, users are in mourning over the death of Alan Rickman who played the character of Professor Snape in Harry Potter movie series. Alan Rickman embodied that role so perfectly that he was one of the favourite characters of the ultra famous Harry Potter series. Heartfelt tributes were offered from movie stars, his friends and fans.
Alan was 69. He died after a long battle with cancer in London and he was surrounded by his family in his last moments.
He wrote a letter in 2011 after the last recording he did as Snape. Who knew this letter would become a goodbye letter so soon.
JK Rowling, Author of Harry Potter series was in shock over the great actor’s death and posted this message on twitter
There are no words to express how shocked and devastated I am to hear of Alan Rickman's death. He was a magnificent actor & a wonderful man.
— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) January 14, 2016
Fans were devastated too.