Philip Seymour Hoffman



Age: 46


Summary: versatile character actor who had won a best-actor Oscar in 2006 for his portrayal of writer Truman Capote in Capote and created a gallery of other vivid characters including many of them slovenly and slightly dissipated comic figures, but who was nominated for Oscars four times in all.



Cause of Death: Apparent drug overdose


Born: July 23, 1967


Died: February 2, 2014


Location: Manhattan, New York