Daniel Radcliffe & His Fellow Harry Potter Stars Pay Tribute To Alan Rickman
The actor has passed away following a battle with cancer.
With his death having come as a shock to many, his fellow actors and friends have taken to social media to pay their respects to the acclaimed actor of both stage and screen.
Daniel Radcliffe posted a particularly moving tribute to his co-star, writing:
Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling tweeted:
Emma Watson, who played Hermione in the franchise, wrote:
Matthew Lewis aka Neville Longbottom added:
Warwick Davis tweeted:
While his close friend Emma Thompson wrote:
And finally Michael Gambon, who played Dumbledore, told Radio 4:
“Everybody loved Alan. He was always happy and fun and creative and very, very funny. He had a great voice, he spoke wonderfully well.”
“He was intelligent, he wrote plays, he directed a play. So he was a real man of the theatre and the stage and that’s how I think of Alan.”