How old was Alan Rickman in his first movie: Romeo & Juliet?

Alan Rickman was 31 in Romeo & Juliet when he played the character 'Tybalt'.

That was over 45 years ago in 1978.

This was his first recorded movie acting credit (although may not technically be his first actual acting role).

In 2016 he died aged 69, starring in 69 films in his career, 68 of those after Romeo & Juliet was first released. If he were alive today he would be 78.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Romeo & Juliet, I think Alan Rickman looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Alvin Rakoff has worked with Alan Rickman just once in his career.
  • Alan Rickman's first movie was as 'Tybalt' in Romeo & Juliet, released in 1978 when he was 31
  • Romeo & Juliet scores 7.8 out of 10 on TMDB.

Alan Rickman's other movies