Bob Hoskins Facts
English actor popular for his roles as Cockneys and gangsters
- Robert William "Bob" Hoskins is an English actor.
- He is popular for for playing Cockneys and gangsters.
- He appeared in films such as The Long Good Friday (1980), Mona Lisa (1986), Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988), Mermaids (1990), Hook (1991), Nixon (1995), A Christmas Carol (2009), Neverland (2011) and in his final role in Snow White and the Huntsman (2012).
- He is a recipient of the prestigious Prix d'interprétation masculine. He won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama for his role in Mona Lisa.
- He worked on television, movies and music video.
- He died of Pneumonia on 29 April 2014.