Bob Hoskins

TV Actor

Bob Hoskins was born on October 26th, 1942 in Bury St Edmunds, West Suffolk, England, United Kingdom and is the TV Actor from United Kingdom. Discover Bob Hoskins's biography, age, height, physical stats, dating/affair, family, hobbies, education, career updates, and networth at the age of 71 years old.

Other Names / Nick Names
Robert William Hoskins, Bob, The Cockney Cagney
Date of Birth
October 26, 1942
United Kingdom
Place of Birth
Bury St Edmunds, West Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
Death Date
Apr 30, 2014 (age 71)
Zodiac Sign
$3 Million
Actor, Character Actor, Comedian, Film Actor, Film Director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Stage Actor, Television Actor
Bob Hoskins Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 71 years old, Bob Hoskins has this physical status:

Hair Color
Eye Color
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Bob Hoskins Religion, Education, and Hobbies
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Stroud Green Secondary School
Bob Hoskins Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
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Dating / Affair
Jane Livesey (1966-1978)​, Linda Banwell (1982⁠-⁠2014)
Robert Hoskins, Elsie
Other Family
William Hopkins (Maternal Grandfather), Bridget Wadlow (Maternal Grandmother)
About Bob Hoskins
  • Robert William Hoskins (26 October 1942 – 29 April 2014) was an English actor.
  • His work included lead roles in Pennies from Heaven (1978), The Long Good Friday (1980), Mona Lisa (1986), Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988), Mermaids (1990), and Super Mario Bros.
  • (1993), and supporting performances in Brazil (1985), Hook (1991), Nixon (1995), Enemy at the Gates (2001), Mrs. Henderson Presents (2005), A Christmas Carol (2009), Made in Dagenham (2010), and Snow White and the Huntsman (2012).
  • He also directed two feature films: The Raggedy Rawney (1988) and Rainbow (1996). Hoskins received the best actor award at the Cannes Film Festival, the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama for his role in Mona Lisa.
  • He was also nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for the same role.
  • In 2009, Hoskins won an International Emmy Award for Best Actor for his appearance on the BBC One drama The Street.
  • Hoskins retired from acting in 2012 due to Parkinson's disease, and died from pneumonia on 29 April 2014, at age 71.


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