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Robert William "Bob" Hoskins, Jr. (born 26 October 1942 – 29 April 2014) is an English actor, known for playing Cockney rough diamonds, psychopaths and gangsters, in films such as The Long Good Friday (1980), and Mona Lisa (1986), and lighter roles in Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) and Hook (1991).

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Robert William "Bob" Hoskins, Jr. (born 26 October 1942 – 29 April 2014) is an English actor, known for playing Cockney rough diamonds, psychopaths and gangsters, in films such as The Long Good Friday (1980), and Mona Lisa (1986), and lighter roles in Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) and Hook (1991).

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 120

Birthday 1942-10-26

Day of Death 2014-04-29

Place of Birth Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2014 Super Mario Bros: This Ain't No Video Game as (archive footage)
2012 Snow White and the Huntsman as Muir
2012 Outside Bet as Percy 'Smudge' Smith
2012 Nina Conti: Her Master's Voice as Himself
2011 Neverland(2 episodes) as Smee
2011 Neverland as Mr. Smee
2011 Will as Davey
2010 Made in Dagenham as Albert Passingham
2009 A Christmas Carol as Fezziwig / Old Joe
2008 Pinocchio as Geppetto
2008 The Last Word Monologues
2008 Doomsday as Bill Nelson
2008 The Englishman's Boy(2 episodes) as Damon Ira Chance
2007 Sparkle as Vince
2007 Go Go Tales as The Baron
2007 Ruby Blue as Jack
2007 Outlaw as Walter Lewis
2006 The Wind in the Willows as Badger
2006 Hollywoodland as Eddie Mannix
2006 Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties as Winston
2006 Paris, Je T'Aime as Bob (Pigalle)
2006 The Street(1 episode)
2006 Bloody Business: Making The Long Good Friday as Himself
2005 Stay as Dr. Leon Patterson
2005 Mrs Henderson Presents as Vivian Van Damm
2005 Son of the Mask as Odin
2005 Unleashed as Bart
2004 Beyond the Sea as Charlie Cassotto Maffia
2004 Vanity Fair as Sir Pitt Crawley
2003 Den of Lions
2003 Behind the Ears: The True Story of Roger Rabbit as Himself
2003 The Sleeping Dictionary as Henry
2003 The Good Pope: Pope John XXIII as Angelo Roncalli / Pope John XXIII
2002 Maid in Manhattan as Lionel Bloch
2002 Värsta språket(16 episodes)
2002 Where Eskimos Live as Sharkey
2001 The Lost World(2 episodes) as Professor Challenger
2001 The Lost World as Prof. Challenger
2001 Friday Night with Jonathan Ross(2 episodes)
2001 Last Orders as Ray
2001 Enemy at the Gates as Nikita Khrushchev
2000 American Virgin as Joey
2000 Don Quixote as Sancho Panza
2000 Noriega: God's Favorite as Manuel Noriega
1999 David Copperfield(2 episodes) as Micawber
1999 David Copperfield as Micawber
1999 Felicia's Journey as Joe Hilditch
1999 A Room for Romeo Brass as Steven Laws
1999 Captain Jack as Jack Armistead
1999 Parting Shots as Gerd Layton
1999 The White River Kid
1998 Cousin Bette as Cesar Crevel
1997 Spice World as Himself
1997 24 7: Twenty Four Seven as Alan Darcy
1997 King of the Hill(1 episode)
1996 Michael as Vartan Malt
1996 The Secret Agent as Verloe
1996 Rainbow as Frank Bailey
1995 Nixon as J. Edgar Hoover
1995 Balto as Boris the Goose (voice)
1995 The Forgotten Toys as Teddy (voice)
1994 World War II: When Lions Roared(2 episodes) as Winston Churchill
1993 The Big Freeze as Sidney, plumber's mate
1993 Frasier(1 episode) as Coach Fuller
1993 Super Mario Bros. as Mario Mario
1992 Blue Ice as Sam Garcia
1992 Passed Away as Johnny Scanlan
1991 The Inner Circle as Beria
1991 Hook as Smee
1991 Shattered as Gus Klein
1991 Performance (UK)(6 episodes) as De Flores
1991 The Favour, the Watch and the Very Big Fish as Louis Aubinard
1990 Mermaids as Lou Landsky
1990 Heart Condition as Jack Moony
1989 Tummy Trouble as Eddie Valiant
1989 Tales from the Crypt(1 episode)
1988 The Raggedy Rawney as Darky
1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit as Eddie Valiant
1987 The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne as James Madden
1987 A Prayer for the Dying as Father Michael Da Costa
1987 The Secret Policeman’s Third Ball as The Secret Policeman (voice)
1986 Mona Lisa as George
1986 Sweet Liberty as Stanley Gould
1985 The Woman Who Married Clark Gable as George
1985 Mussolini and I as Benito Mussolini
1985 Brazil as Spoor
1984 The Cotton Club as Owney Madden
1984 Aspel & Company(1 episode)
1984 Lassiter as Inspector John Becker
1983 The Honorary Consul as Colonel Perez
1982 Nature(1 episode)
1982 Pink Floyd: The Wall as Rock and Roll Manager
1981 Big Jim And The Figaro Club(6 episodes)
1980 The Long Good Friday as Harold Shand
1980 Flickers(6 episodes)
1979 Brecht and Co
1979 Zulu Dawn as C.S.M. Williams
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare(1 episode)
1978 Pennies from Heaven(6 episodes) as Arthur Parker
1978 An Audience with...(3 episodes) as Himself
1977 Three Piece Suite(1 episode)
1976 The Crezz(12 episodes) as Det. Sgt. Marble
1975 Royal Flash as Police Constable
1975 Inserts as Big Mac
1974 Schmoedipus as Blake (Tom's Boss)
1974 Thick As Thieves(8 episodes) as George Dobbs
1974 Shoulder to Shoulder(6 episodes) as Jack Dunn
1974 If There Weren't Any Blacks You'd Have to Invent Them as The Sexton
1973 Sir Yellow(0 episodes)
1973 Thriller(1 episode)
1973 The National Health as Foster
1972 Crown Court(1 episode)
1972 Van der Valk(1 episode)
1972 Villains(13 episodes) as Charles 'Knocker' Grindley
1972 New Scotland Yard(45 episodes) as Eddie Wharton
1972 Up the Front as Recruiting Sergeant
1970 Play for Today(1 episode) as Blake
1970 Play for Today(2 episodes)
1970 Kate(3 episodes) as Heavy
1969 The Main Chance(45 episodes) as Workman

Directing

1999 Tube TalesDirector
1996 RainbowDirector
1989 Tales from the Crypt(1 episode)Director
1988 The Raggedy RawneyDirector

Writing

1988 The Raggedy RawneyScreenplay

Production

2005 Mrs Henderson PresentsProducer

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