Bob Hoskins British actor Bob Hoskins died at age 71 on April 29. The actor, best known for his role in the 1988 animated/live action classic film Who Framed Roger Rabbit, was a Golden Globe winner with a career that spanned more than 30 years. He appeared as Smee in 1991’s Hook alongside Robin Williams. "We are devastated by the loss of our beloved Bob. Bob died peacefully at the hospital last night surrounded by family, following a bout of Pneumonia," Hoskins’ family said in a statement.