In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bob Hoskins

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Born Robert William Hoskins, Jr . on October 26, 1942 in West Suffolk, England.

Died April 29, 2014.

Actor Bob Hoskins, best known for his roles in Who Framed Roger Rabbit? and Super Mario Bros. has passed away after a battle with pneumonia.  Hoskins retired from acting in 2012 after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease.  His last film was Snow White and the Huntsman.

A versatile character actor, Hoskins was wonderful in everything he appeared in.  Let’s all send good vibes to his family and let them know he won’t be forgotten.

Selected Filmography

  • Pink Floyd The Wall (1982)
  • Brazil (1985)
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)
  • Hook (1991)
  • Super Mario Bros (1993)
  • Nixon (1995)
  • Spiceworld (1997)
  • Enemy at the Gates (2000)
  • Son of the Mask (2005)
  • Hollywoodland (2006)
  • Doomsday (2008)
  • Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)

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