Bob Hoskins’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth & life story

  • Source of Wealth: Acting, Directing films
  • Birth Place: Bury St Edmunds, West Suffolk, England
  • Marital Status: Married (Linda Banwell)
  • Full Name: Robert William Hoskins, Jr.
  • Nationality: British
  • Date of Birth: October 26, 1942
  • Occupation: Former actor, director
  • Children: 4 (Alex, Sarah, Rosa and Jack)

Bob Hoskins is a former British actor and director which has an estimated net worth of $12 million.

Bob Hoskins started his acting career in 1969 when he was accidentally received a script while waiting for his friend, fellow actor Roger Frost. He got the part for the production.

He landed a role in the educational series, On The Move in 1976. Hoskins appeared in several television shows such as Play for Today, The Lost World, Frasier, and Neverland, among others.

His versatility in acting which makes Hoskins known as a great actor. In 1986, he received numerous accolade under his name for playing the role as George in the film, Mona Lisa.

Hoskins appeared in several films such as Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Nixon, Snow White and the Huntsman, Enemy at the Gates, and Maid in Manhattan. Aside from being an actor, he also acted as a director for the film, The Raggedy Rawney in 1988 and Rainbow in 1996. He announced his retirement on August 8, 2012.

Robert William Hoskins, Jr. was born on October 26, 1942 in Bury St Edmunds, West Suffolk, England. After a long battle with Parkinson’s disease, he died of pneumonia on April 29, 2014. He is survived with his second wife, Linda Banwell, and four children, two of which from his first wife, Jane Livesey.