How old was Bob Hoskins in his first movie: Up the Front?

Bob Hoskins was 28 in Up the Front when he played the character 'Recruiting Sergeant'.

That was over 51 years ago in 1972.

This was his first recorded movie acting credit (although may not technically be his first actual acting role).

In 2014 he died aged 71, starring in 101 films in his career, 99 of those after Up the Front was first released. If he were alive today he would be 80.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Up the Front, I think Bob Hoskins looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Bob Kellett has worked with Bob Hoskins just once in his career.
  • Bob Hoskins' first movie was as 'Recruiting Sergeant' in Up the Front, released in 1972 when he was 28
  • Up the Front scores just 4.1 out of 10 on TMDB.
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Bob Hoskins' other movies