It’s been a bloody awful start to 2016 for celebrity deaths, hasn’t it? Two giants of the British entertainment industry gone with days of each other, both 69 and both had cancer.
Alan Rickman made even some pretty iffy films watchable (see Robin Hood) by his immense presence and always-entertaining delivery. He’s done some incredible work over the last three decades and he’s going to be greatly missed.
Twitter provided me with this extremely funny sketch – a rework of the famous Monty Python Four Yorkshiremen:
He’s on stage with 3 excellent comedians and outperforms them all (although Vic Reeves is particularly hilarious too)