“Actors are agents of change. A film, a piece of theatre, a piece of music, or a book can make a difference. It can change the world.”
Alan Rickman was very serious about his craft, using his acting and directing to inform and raise awareness as well, but not so about himself.
Like I suspect a lot of us I’ve borrowed ideas from some of his genre roles, mentally casting him as the exasperated villain or the droll observer.
And please watch this tortoise eat a strawberry.