In a poll conducted by Ranker, the late Alan Rickman (who played Severus Snape in #HarryPotter & was in many other films) has been ranked the greatest British actor of all time.
Other actors considered in the list included Sir Ian McKellen, Gary Oldman, Sir Patrick Stewart, Richard Harris, Christopher Lee, Sir Alec Guinness, Charlie Chaplin, Anthony Hopkins, Benedict Cumberbatch, Christian Bale, Cary Grant, David Niven, Daniel Day-Lewis, and Ewan McGregor.
- Alan Rickman Named The Greatest English Actor Of All Time
- The Best English Actors of All Time
- Alan Rickman Named Best English Actor of All time