Bob Hoskins – now best known for his screen roles in the likes of The Long Good Friday, Who Framed Roger Rabbit? and Hook - is expected to make a rare stage appearance this autumn to join Margaret Tyzack and, as previously tipped (See The Goss, 5 Apr 2005), 2004 Best Actress Award winner Kristin Scott Thomas in a West End revival of Pirandello’s 1959 play As You Desire Me. Ten years after the Second World War, a German writer, his mistress and sexually ambiguous daughter indulge in an age of decadence. According to the Daily Mail, it will open in October – though a venue has yet to be confirmed – and will be directed by former Almeida joint artistic director Jonathan Kent.