It’s been four years since the famous English actor Alan Rickman had died but he is still in the hearts of his fan. The actor who is known for his epic role as Professor Severus Snape in one of the most popular Harry Potter franchise of movies and also for his role in films like Die Hard and Hitchhiker’s Guide. Apart from being an iconic actor, he was also a loving personality.
What was the reason for JK Rowling tweet:
On Wednesday Harry Potter author JK Rowling took to Twitter to express her gratitude for the late actor. Harry Potter author took to twitter to reply to a fan tweet which was like this “Tonight in Italy they air “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallow Part 2”. As always, I’m NOT ready to say goodbye to Severus Snape. Thank you @jk_rowling for this unique character and for convincing Alan Rickman to portray him – we had the perfect Severus Snape,”.
What was JK Rowling reaction to the tweet:
JK Rowling immediately replied with an emotional tweet about Alan in which she told while they were rehearsing for a stage play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child the thought about Alan made her cry during the play. Her tweet was like this “In Harry Potter & the Cursed Child, Snape makes his first appearance with his back to the audience. At the dress rehearsal I saw him in his long black wig & my eyes filled with tears because, for a split second, my irrational heart believed when Snape turned around, I’d see Alan.”
What was the reaction of her tweet:
JK Rowling emotional tweet had brought tears in many fans eyes. After the tweet, there was a flood of tweets by the emotional fans about there memories about Alan and how they reacted when Alan died. One of the fans tweeted that he was lucky enough to have a met Alan and had a picture with him. He pledged to keep the photo with him for a lifetime. And another tweet shared his experience about how he left all his work when he first heard of Alan’s death and said he will always remain a dear one for him.