British actor BOB HOSKINS . . . best-known for his roles in Who Framed Roger Rabbit? and Mona Lisa . . . died earlier today at the age of 71.


Hoskins died in a hospital of complications from pneumonia, according to a statement released by his family. He retired from acting two years ago after he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. His film credits also include The Long Good Friday, Mermaids, Nixon and Snow White and the Huntsman. He's survived by his wife and four children. (TMZ)