Actor Bob Hoskins Dies of Pneumonia at Age 71

The Wall Street Journal
April 30, 2014 AT 3:36 PM
Actor Bob Hoskins died of pneumonia Tuesday at age 71. He was best known for portraying the cartoon-hating detective in 1988's "Who Framed Roger Rabbit," and he retired from acting in 2012 after being diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. WSJ's Niki Blasina reports. Photo: Getty.