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British Actor Bob Hoskins Dies at 71

Posted April 30th, 2014 @ 11:39am

British actor Bob Hoskins, best known for his roles in 1988's "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" and 1991's "Hook," has passed away.

Hoskins was also nominated for an Oscar in 1986 for his role in "Mona Lisa," winning a Golden Globe and BAFTA.

If you were a child of the 80's or 90's, you'd recognize him as Detective Eddie Valiant (who hated cartoons, if you remember!) in "Roger Rabbit," and Captain Hook's lovable pirate sidekick Smee in "Hook." 

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