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Jamie T Missed Out On A Meeting With Sick Hoskins

British singer JAMIE T missed the chance the chance to meet one of his heroes, BOB HOSKINS, on the set of his SHEILA video - because he was seriously ill. The veteran actor agreed to...

The Things They Say 5413

"You don't end up looking like me if you're a tough guy. I just have a big mouth with little to back it up." BOB HOSKINS insists he's not the tough guy people think he...

The Things They Say 5412

"Remembering people's names has got me into trouble a few times. I actually forgot my own name once. Er, in fact, it happened twice." Actor BOB HOSKINS finds it tough recalling his own moniker....

Hoskins Amazed By Fans

Veteran English actor BOB HOSKINS is constantly approached by fans in the street who are convinced they know him personally. The Long Good Friday is baffled when members of the public believe he should know...

Hoskins Fumes At Mario Bros Directors

BOB HOSKINS blames his 1993 flop SUPER MARIO BROS on the "arrogance" of husband-and-wife directing team Rocky Morton and Annabel Jankel. The British actor, 64, played Mario in the film adaptation of the Nintendo video...

Hoskins Admits To Being Bad With Accents

Veteran English actor BOB HOSKINS insists he is terrible at accents, despite acting for over 40 years. The Mona Lisa star, 64, has had to frequently use American accents during his career and rather than...

Hoskins + Zemeckis For Christmas Classic

WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT duo BOB HOSKINS and ROBERT ZEMECKIS will reunite for a new version of A CHRISTMAS CAROL. The director has cast Jim Carrey as Ebenezer Scrooge and Hoskins will play Mr. Fezziwig,...

Hoskins' Mistaken Identity

Veteran British actor BOB HOSKINS is so frequently mistaken for Hollywood star DANNY DeVITO, he signs more autographs as DeVito than himself. The MONA LISA star, 64, is fascinated by the identity mix-up and enjoys...

Hoskins' Mistaken Identity

Veteran British actor BOB HOSKINS is so frequently mistaken for Hollywood star DANNY DeVITO, he signs more autographs as DeVito than himself. The MONA LISA star, 64, is fascinated by the identity mix-up and enjoys...

Young Thanks Hoskins For Stage Career

British pop singer WILL YOUNG has actor BOB HOSKINS to thank for his new stage career, because it was the portly UNLEASHED star who told him to try his hand at theatre. Young, 27, first...

Hoskins To Hunt Help Children Hunt For Partners

Veteran actor BOB HOSKINS is so desperate for grandchildren he is prepared to help his son and daughter find partners. The MONA LISA star, 64, plans to go out and search for an ideal match...

Hoskins Suffered To Be Badger

British actor BOB HOSKINS is still suffering from recurrent aches and pains after playing BADGER in an upcoming TV version of THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS. The LONG GOOD FRIDAY star, 64, began to feel...

Love: 'I Want To Move To Britain'

Rocker COURTNEY LOVE wants to buy the London home of British actor BOB HOSKINS, in a bid to start a new life away from Los Angeles. The former HOLE star is desperate to move to...

Hoskins Sick Of Typecasting

English actor BOB HOSKINS is always cast in villainous roles because he's "short, fat and balding". The MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS star admits his figure and lack of hair result in film-makers offering him roles as...

Hoskins: 'I'm No Gangster'

British actor BOB HOSKINS is constantly mistaken for a real member of the criminal underworld because of the gangster roles he has played on screen The portly LONG GOOD FRIDAY star, who stands at...

Brody Stunned By Inspiring Hoskins

Oscar winner ADRIEN BRODY was left speechless by BOB HOSKINS on the set of new movie HOLLYWOODLAND by the Brit's ability to jump in and out of character. THE PIANO star has worked alongside many...

Hoskins Blasts Hollywood Executives

Veteran actor BOB HOSKINS has slammed Hollywood for allowing too many creative decisions to be made by executives and marketing bosses who "have nothing to do with the film industry". The 63-year-old British star is...

Hoskins Struggled To Contain His Excitement

English actor BOB HOSKINS struggled to contain his excitement when he appeared naked alongside sexy female extras in Oscar nominated comedy MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS. The HOOK star disrobed during one pivotal scene in the movie,...

Hoskins' Script Toilet Test

British actor BOB HOSKINS has devised a toilet test to decide which movie scripts interest him. The WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT? star has taken to reading scripts in the lavatory and gauges their quality by...

Hoskins Fascinated By Affleck's Nose

BOB HOSKINS couldn't take his eyes off BEN AFFLECK's nose when the actors reunited recently after filming new movie HOLLYWOODLAND together - because he was convinced his pal had gone under the cosmetic surgeon's knife....

Hoskins Relieved By Brando's Death

BOB HOSKINS was relieved when movie icon MARLON BRANDO died in 2004 because the tragedy scuppered a $5 million (GBP2.8 million) interview the Brit was supposed to conduct with his hero. The MONA LISA star...

Hoskins 'Passed Out' After Hearing About Air Traffic Chaos

British actor BOB HOSKINS was left terrified by last week's (ends11AUG06) airport alerts after flying into Los Angeles from London, oblivious of a thwarted terrorist attack. The MONA LISA star was on one of the...

Jones Suffers Suspected Heart Attack

British soap star BRUCE JONES was rushed to hospital yesterday (05JUL06) after suffering a suspected heart attack. The CORONATION STREET regular, who has also appeared on the big screen alongside BOB HOSKINS in 24/7 and...

Cannes Film Suffers Directors Feud

A film showing at the Cannes Film Festival and starring a host of A-list actors has been overshadowed by a legal battle among its producers. EMMANUEL BENBIHY furiously rejected the final cut of PARIS JE...

Tunstall Hits The Big Screen

Scottish star KT TUNSTALL is preparing to make her big screen debut in the first film effort by London's Old Vic Theatre Company. The SUDDENLY I SEE hitmaker will star in RUBY RED CHEQUER alongside...

Love Banned From Filming In Church

British director NICK LOVE has been banned from shooting his new movie in an English church, because a local priest objected to the violence in his previous films. Love wanted to shoot vigilante film OUTLAW...

Hoskins Says No To Batman

British actor BOB HOSKINS will not play THE PENGUIN in the next BATMAN movie. The 63-year-old, best known for his role as EDDIE VALIANT in WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT?, was leading front-runner among superhero...

Hoskins Says No To Batman

British actor BOB HOSKINS will not play THE PENGUIN in the next BATMAN movie. The 63-year-old, best known for his role as EDDIE VALIANT in WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT?, was leading front-runner among superhero...

Affleck's Superman Film Renamed After Studio Clash

BEN AFFLECK's forthcoming film on the death of TV SUPERMAN actor GEORGE REEVES has been renamed, following legal threats by the producer of the Superman movies. Affleck plays late actor Reeves in the TRUTH,...

Freeman: 'I Love Being A Bad Guy'

Veteran actor MORGAN FREEMAN loves being a villain on screen, as it's much more rewarding than playing a boring good guy. Freeman likes nothing better than to embrace his dark side while acting, leaving...

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