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Snape Speaks: Video Interview with Alan Rickman on the Potions Master and Deathly Hallows

Posted by: sue
December 11, 2009, 04:47 PM

Well this is quite a holiday treat: Rare video interviews are now online with actor Alan Rickman on his role as Professor Severus Snape in the Harry Potter film series. Mr. Rickman, who has routinely refused (in most cases, not all, but most) to speak at length about the pivotal character he portrays in the films, answered several questions at the Hudson Union Society recently about Snape. Alan confirms he has already filmed some scenes with Ralph Fiennes (Lord Voldemort) for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, but has yet to film with Dan Radcliffe (Harry). Thanks to Vimeo user Katie we can now enjoy the following:

Video One (or here )Alan Rickman on the Harry Potter series ("Incredibly well crafted").

Video Two: (or at this link)Working with the different directors on the series.

Video Three: (Update also here in our galleries) Speaks about Deathly Hallows and noted has filmed scenes with Ralph Fiennes and just the crew, and says he will be back on set shortly to film with 300 children (possibly Snape as Headmaster ?)

Many thanks to Katie and to SS for emailing!

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171 Points

he’s fantastic! and it’s nice to hear him seriously talk about the series

Posted by cosmo409 on December 11, 2009, 05:02 PM report to moderator
4881 Points

I loved all three interviews!! A real treat!!

Posted by HBPFan [ITC!] - CatPhoenix14 on December 11, 2009, 05:04 PM report to moderator
2525 Points

omg!!!! love ti!!

Posted by The Nerd on December 11, 2009, 05:25 PM report to moderator
183 Points

Alan Rickman is possibly the best adult actor on the set!

Posted by kingdomkey1121 on December 11, 2009, 05:34 PM report to moderator
2333 Points

<3 alan rickman

Posted by theREALGinnyWeasley on December 11, 2009, 07:25 PM report to moderator
228 Points

I love him.

Posted by RAzzLe on December 11, 2009, 07:28 PM report to moderator
250 Points

awesome! so… does this mean they are showing the welcoming feast with Snape as headmaster? if so, that will be great.

Posted by FijiSunrise. on December 11, 2009, 08:37 PM report to moderator
250 Points

awesome! so… does this mean they are showing the welcoming feast with Snape as headmaster? if so, that will be great.

Posted by FijiSunrise. on December 11, 2009, 08:37 PM report to moderator
23113 Points

WOW!! fans self What a wonderful treat. Alan Rickman is such a fine gentleman! swoons—-thud

Posted by oldenoughtoknowbetter♎ROAR♎OoM1, CW on December 11, 2009, 08:43 PM report to moderator
1232 Points

OMG…if there’s a headmaster scene, then I will forgive Yates for not having the DADA scene in HBP!!!

Posted by SeveraSphyrna on December 11, 2009, 10:21 PM report to moderator
1231 Points

Sighs contentedly I am… in love with this British actor…

Seriously, amazing, smart, handsome, funny… what more could a girl ask for?

Posted by Tassana Burrfoot on December 11, 2009, 11:08 PM report to moderator
928 Points

I’ve been in love with Alan Rickman since “Die Hard”.

I love that he’s been silent about the series until now.

Posted by sessionka oom4 CW on December 11, 2009, 11:16 PM report to moderator
3455 Points

i love alan rickmam! i love him in sense and sensibility!!! and i have a bumber sticker that says i love snape! i think he is the perfect snape!

Posted by Catherine ( *SQUEE!*) on December 12, 2009, 02:38 AM report to moderator
341 Points

Wow!!! Thanks a lot for the videos! Love Alan Rickman!

Posted by hermione97 on December 12, 2009, 07:54 AM report to moderator
80450 Points

Rickman is the best!

Posted by Won_Two on December 12, 2009, 08:55 AM report to moderator
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