Episode 476. Remembering Alan Rickman

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BILL CHOTTRSC Company Manager Alli Bostedt and RSC UK actor John Schwab are joined by our old friend Bill Chott (left) as they describe their professional and personal encounters with the late great Alan Rickman. Featuring brushes with greatness, missed opportunities, surprising kindness, spoiler gestures, annoying extras, enormous talent, imperious fingers, shout-outs to Galaxy QuestHarry Potter, Bottle Shockand the truly underrated Truly Madly Deeplyand enormous talent, courtesy, and grace. (Photo below courtesy of Alli Bostedt.) (Length 20:22)



Lsv · February 7, 2016 at 3:14 pm

Nope. It’s the one directed by Paddy Breathnach and written by Simon Beaufoy. Released 2001. Really funny movie.

Cate Morgan · February 4, 2016 at 2:14 pm

I’m so glad Bottle Shock got mentioned…it’s a wonderful little movie full of some fantastic performances. Mr. Rickman’s first taste of KFC was absolutely priceless.

alli · February 1, 2016 at 1:22 pm

You’re thinking of ‘The Big Tease’. ‘Blow Dry’ features Josh Hartnett with a truly appalling Yorkshire accent.

austin · February 1, 2016 at 12:23 pm

I’ll check that out! Is that the one starring and possibly written by Craig Ferguson?

Nanc · January 27, 2016 at 2:21 pm

Aw, it’s so much fun hearing everyone’s memories of Mr. Rickman. He was such a versatile actor and so fun to watch whether playing good guys, bad guys or the combination thereof. I have to put in a plug for my all time favorite Alan Rickman movie, Blow Dry. It’s worth hunting down, a simple yet complex little story that always makes me smile.

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