He played Eddie Valiant in the 1988 Touchstone Pictures film Who Framed Roger Rabbit. His other roles include Johnny Scanlan in Passed Away, Mario in the 1993 Hollywood Pictures movie Super Mario Bros. and Fezziwig and Old Joe in the 2009 animated film A Christmas Carol, where he once again collaborated with director Robert Zemeckis.
Hoskins officially retired from show business in 2012 due to an ongoing battle with Parkinson's disease. He succumbed to pneumonia in 2014 at the age of 71 and was survived by his wife and 4 children.
|1988||Who Framed Roger Rabbit||Eddie Valiant||Touchstone Pictures||Main Role|
|1993||Super Mario Bros.||Mario||Hollywood Pictures||Main Role|
|2009||A Christmas Carol||Fezziwig, Old Joe||Walt Disney Pictures||Motion Capture and Voice|