Philip Seymour Hoffman was an American actor. Best known for his distinctive supporting and character roles—typically lowlifes, eccentrics, bullies, and misfits—he acted in many films and theatrical productions, including leading roles, from the early 1990s until his death in 2014.
Philip Seymour Hoffman
July 23, 1967
Fairport, New York, U.S.
|Died||February 2, 2014 (aged 46)|
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
|Cause of death||Acute mixed drug intoxication|
|Alma mater||New York University|
|On screen and stage|
|Partner(s)||Mimi O'Donnell |
|Children||3; including Cooper|
|Relatives||Gordy Hoffman (brother)|
Philip Seymour Hoffman was an actor, director, and theater personality from the United States. In his over two-decade career in the entertainment industry, he was known for a variety of supporting and starring parts. Throughout his career, he appeared in over 50 films, each one breathtakingly different from the other. Scent of a Woman, Boogie Nights, Talented Mr. Ripley, The Master, and others are among these flicks. Hoffman got the chance to showcase his true talent in the lead light in Capote, for which he received international acclaim and the coveted Academy Award. After working as a supporting actor for many years and bringing strength and conviction to these side roles, Hoffman got the chance to portray his true talent in the lead light in Capote, for which he received international acclaim and went home with the coveted Academy Award. He was also a successful theatre figure who directed and played in a number of productions, including "True West," "Death of a Salesman," and others, earning him three Tony Award nominations. In his adolescence, he struggled with drug addiction, which returned to haunt him in 2012 when he returned to consuming prescribed medicines and heroin, finally leading to his death in 2014. At the time of his death, he was filming "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay " Part 2," the concluding installment of "The Hunger Games."
His brother, Gordy Hoffman , was the screenwriter for his 2002 film Love Liza.
He co-founded the Bullstoi Ensemble theater company with actor Steven Schub and director Bennett Miller at NYU.
In the 1990s, he played supporting roles in the films Boogie Nights, Magnolia, The Talented Mr. Ripley and The Big Lebowski. He received Tony Award nominations for his performances in the Broadway plays True West (2000), Long Day's Journey into Night (2003), and Death of a Salesman (2012).
At the age of 47,
Philip Seymour Hoffman height is 5 ft 9 in (1.77 m).
He was a favorite actor of director Paul Thomas Anderson , who cast him in Magnolia, Boogie Nights, Punch-Drunk Love, and The Master.
● Philip Seymour Hoffman was born on July 23, 1967 (age 47) in Fairport, New York, United States ● He is a celebrity actor ● His height is 5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)
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