Remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman died of an apparent drug overdose Sunday at age 46.



Remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his Manhattan apartment on Sunday, February 2, 2014. The Academy Award-winning actor starred in dozens of films. Here, he and Catherine Keener pose at the Berlinale Film Festival for their 2006 movie Capote.

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Striking A Pose

Philip Seymour Hoffman, circa 1998, by Christopher Kolk/Corbis.

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A New York Native

Hoffman poses in New York's meatpacking district during filming of Flawless with Robert DeNiro in 1998. Photo by Todd Plitt/ImageDirect.

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'The Talented Mr. Ripley'

Hoffman with Matt Damon and Jude Law in The Talented Mr. Ripley, 1999.



Starring as Phil Parma in Magnolia. Photo by Peter Sorel/New Line SMPSP.

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Supporting the Arts

Hoffman at the premiere of Woody Allen's Sweet & Lowdown at Walter Reade Theater in New York City, circa 1999.

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'Almost Famous'

Playing music critic Lester Bangs in Cameron Crowe's autobiographical Almost Famous from 2000.



Hoffman as author Truman Capote with Keener as Harper Lee in 2005's Capote.


Oscar Winner

Holding the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for Capote in 2006. 

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With Meryl Streep in 2008's Doubt.


'The Master'

Hoffman playing Lancaster Dodd, a thinly veiled L. Ron Hubbard, in Paul Thomas Anderon's The Master with Joaquin Phoenix. Hoffman was nominated for an Academy Award for best supporting actor.

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'A Most Wanted Man'

A still from the upcoming A Most Wanted Man with Hoffman and Rachel McAdams. The film stars Hoffman, McAdams, Willem Dafoe, and Robin Wright, and is a modern-day thriller based on a John le Carre bestseller.