British actor Bob Hoskins passed away April 29th at age 71. He died after a bout of pneumonia, according to a statement released by his agent. Hoskins had retired from acting in 2012 after announcing that he had been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.
Tributes to Hoskins are pouring in all over online today. Many mention his gentlemanly nature and his wonderful mastery of the craft of acting. He is credited with acting in 114 films and television shows.