Bob Hoskins
Date of Birth
Oct 26, 1942
Birth Place:
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England


Although Bob Hoskins first became widely known to American audiences as a detective assigned to investigate a cartoon rabbit in Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988), the balding, burly actor had long been recognized in his native England as a performer of exceptional versatility, capable of playing characters from working-class toughs to Shakespearean villains. Born in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, on...