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R.I.P Philip Seymour Hoffman: 7 Things to Know About the Late Actor

Hoffman died at 46


Philip Seymour Hoffman died at the age of 46 in what officials believe to be a heroin overdose.

Here are a few facts about Philip Seymour Hoffman, as listed by the Washington Post.

  • He was born in Fairport, N.Y., in 1947.
  • Acting wasn’t hit first choice, but a neck injury ended his sports career early.
  • He majored in drama at New York University.
  • Hoffman won an Oscar for his role as Truman Capote in Capote.
  • He was nominated for four Academy Awards.
  • Hoffman was also nominated for three Tonys.
  • He had three kids.

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