British actor Bob Hoskins, known for his roles in films including "Who Framed Roger Rabbit", has died at the age of 71 following a bout of pneumonia, his family said Wednesday.
British actor Bob Hoskins poses during a photocall for his film "Hollywoodland" at Venice's Lido at the 63rd Venice International Film Festival, 31 August 2006
The gruff Londoner, who rose to fame in British gangster films in the 1980s and went on to have a long career as a Hollywood character actor, died in hospital on Tuesday night, they said in a statement.
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