Hoskins' wife Linda and children Alex, Sarah, Rosa and Jack said they were "devastated by the loss of our beloved Bob".
In a statement, they added: "Bob died peacefully at hospital last night surrounded by family, following a bout of pneumonia. We ask that you respect our privacy during this time and thank you for your messages of love and support."
Bob Hoskins daughter Rosa has shared 11 life lessons passed on to her by her actor father, who died today aged 71.
British actor Bob Hoskins provided many outspoken and amusing soundbites throughout his long career - here are some of the best.
The late Bob Hoskins was often best known for his roles playing cockneys and gangsters.