We are sad to report that Alan Rickman, a brilliant actor and phenom, has passed away at the age of 69.
The confirmation arrived early this morning that the actor had passed away as a result of cancer. The world is stunned by the loss, and there’s been an outpouring of grief online. Fellow “Harry Potter” actor Daniel Radcliffe released this touching statement about Rickman:
Author J.K Rowling also released two short statements on Twitter as well.
Our deepest sympathies go out to Rickman’s family and friends. We here at What’s Trending are pained by the loss of such an iconic man, who touched the lives of millions everywhere, and is a true credit to his profession.
Rest in Peace.