British film, TV, stage star Hoskins dies

Posted: May 1, 2014 at 4:34 a.m.

Bob Hoskins, whose roles ranged from Mona Lisa to Who Framed Roger Rabbit, received numerous prestigious acting awards over his four-decade acting career.

Bob Hoskins, the British film star who brought a singular mix of charm, menace and Cockney accent to a variety of roles, including the bemused, live-action hero of the largely animated Who Framed Roger Rabbit, has died at 71.

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