The world got a little dimmer today with the passing of beloved English actor, Alan Rickman. He died of cancer at the age of 69, surrounded by family and friends.

Co-stars and fans alike shared their feelings across the Internet at the news of Alan’s death. From Emma Thompson’s touching tribute to J.K. Rowling’s tweets, we feel their pain. To celebrate Alan’s life and work, we’ve gathered some of our favorites gifs of the actor.

From his legendary role as Severus Snape in the Harry Potter franchise to his dreamy portrayal of Colonel Brandon in Sense and Sensibility, he will continue to steal the hearts of generations to come.

xx, The FabFitFun Team