Bob Hoskins, known for 'Roger Rabbit,' dies at 71

Oscar-nominated British actor Bob Hoskins, known in part for roles in "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" and "Mermaids," died Tuesday at age 71, his publicist Clair Dobbs said Wednesday.

Bob Hoskins net worth: Bob Hoskins was a British actor and film director who had a net worth of $12 million. Bob Hoskins was born on October 26, 1942 in Bury St Edmunds, West Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. Hoskins' father was an 

His wife Linda and children Alex, Sarah, Rosa and Jack said: 'We are devastated by the loss of our beloved Bob. 'Bob died peacefully at hospital last night surrounded by family, following a bout of pneumonia. 'We ask that you respect our privacy during

Hoskins' breakout role was in "The Long Good Friday" and he was nominated for an Oscar for "Mona Lisa." He also appeared in "Mermaids," "Hook," "Nixon" and many other films. His final role was in "Snow White and the 

The actor Bob Hoskins has died aged 71. His agent said that he died on Tuesday, surrounded by his family, suffering from pneumonia. He retired in 2012 following a diagnosis with Parkinson's disease in the autumn of 2011. One of Britain's best-loved