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Bob Hoskins
Birth: Oct. 26, 1942
Bury St Edmunds
St Edmundsbury Borough
Suffolk, England
Death: Apr. 29, 2014
London
City of London
Greater London, England

Actor. He will perhaps be best remembered for his Oscar nominated role as 'George' in the picture "Mona Lisa" (1987) and for playing 'Private Detective Eddie Valiant" in the animated-action film "Who Framed Roger Rabbit?" (1988). Raised in North London, his father was a clerk, his mother was a cook, Bob was not keen on his studies and dropped out of school at the age of fifteen. He worked at numerous odd-jobs which included a fire-eater at a circus until his engaging personality provided opportunities for him to pursue acting as a career. He acquired experience in Shakespearean plays at regional theaters and launched his TV and film career during the early 1970s. Among one of Hoskins' early impressionable achievements was his playing of gangster 'Harold Shand' in the film "The Long Good Friday". (bio by: C.S.) 
 
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Record added: Apr 30, 2014
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Bob Hoskins
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i send this blessing to you and hope it reaches you as you were one of my may famous stars from the 1990's on and i hope you are well in heaven and hope maybe they will do a tribute to you and all you have done for movies television. rest well and have fu...(Read more)
- Melvin L. Moody Jr
 Added: Jan. 23, 2015
God always takes the best. May you rest in peace. Love to your family...x
- Authuille
 Added: Jan. 18, 2015

- M Steele
 Added: Jan. 6, 2015
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