Best known for his role as the deeply layered multi shaded sharp yet cunning character of Professor Severus Snape in Harry Potter Film series (2001 – 2011), Severus Snape Aka late actor Alan Rickman’s diaries to be published.
This is indeed an amazing news for his fans across the globe and the Harry Potter franchise filmy fanatics who are ardent all time lovers of this fantasy world film series across the globe and those who have grown up watching this timeless and cult film series which remains their favorite even today that the hawk eyed professor Severus Snape aka late actor Alan Rickman’s diaries to be published.
Harry Potter fame iconic film actor also remembered by fans as Professor Severus Snape, aka late actor Alan Rickman’s diaries to be published as a book in late 2022.
As per the latest news reports of the international leading prominent digital entertainment publication, the entire 27 volumes of his own handwritten diaries that have covered more than almost two and half decades i.e. 25 years of Alan’s entire life journey and Hollywood film career as an actor will be collated and compiled by the makers and publishers into a single book.
Alan Rickman is still oved a lot by his fans and the Harry Potter film franchise fans from all sections of the world for his brilliant character portrayal of Professor Severus Snape and every kid of the 2000’s decade still watches this film on their weekends as who does not love watching Harry Potter on loop.
Coming back to his diaries, Alan Rickman has written about each and every aspect of his life ranging from his thoughts on acting coupled with insights on friendships to his views on politics in his journals. Alan left for the heavenly abode at the age of 69 years in 2016 after losing his life to battle of cancer.
He began writing these personal journals i.e. diaries right back in the early 1990’s with his motive and purpose of publishing them someday. The latest update in the same is that publisher Canongate has gotten the rights of the book which has been titled as “The Diaries Of Alan Rickman”.
These diaries are going to be edited by Alan Taylor who is a renowned book editor of the Scottish Review of Books. Alan has also compiled his book titled “The Country Diaries”, which is an assorted collection of the countryside journalists right from Beatrix Potter To John Fowles and more. Alan Rickman’s wife Rima Horton speaking about this said, “I’m delighted that Canongate will be publishing Alan’s diaries and couldn’t have wished for a finer appointment of editor than Alan Taylor. The diaries reveal not just Alan Rickman the actor but the real Alan – his sense of humour, his sharp observation, his craftsmanship and his devotion to the arts”.
Alan Taylor has lauded and raved critically about the Harry Potter actor’s diaries by describing them to be totally ‘anecdotal, indiscreet, witty, gossipy and utterly candid’. Praising the late actor’s diaries and its content, he said, “They make compulsive reading and offer a peerless insight into the daily life of a remarkable actor, who was as beloved in the US as he surely was in the UK”.