Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman
1967 - 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman  American Actor


Philip Seymour Hoffman (July 23, 1967 – February 2, 2014) was an American actor, director, and producer of film and theater. Best known for his distinctive supporting and character roles – typically lowlifes, bullies, and misfits – Hoffman was a...

Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship14 yrs
Shortest Relationship14 yrs
Average Relationship Length14 yrs
First Name Philip
Middle Name Seymour
Last Name Hoffman
Full Name at Birth Philip Seymour Hoffman
Alternative Name Phil
Age 46 (age at death) years
Birthday 23rd July, 1967
Birthplace Fairport, New York, United States
Died 2nd February, 2014
Place of Death Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Cause of Death Acute Mixed Drug Intoxication, Including Heroin, Cocaine, Benzodiazepines And Amphetamine.
Height 5' 9½" (177 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Red
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Fairport High School, Fairport, New York, United States (1985)
University B.F.A. Drama, New York University Tisch School Of The Arts, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States (1989)
Occupation Text Actor, Producer, Director.
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Magnolia (1999),Capote(2005), Doubt (2008).
Year(s) Active 1991–2014
Father Gordon S. Hoffman (Was A Native Of Geneva, New York, United States And Worked For The Xerox Corporation.)
Mother Marilyn Loucks Hoffman O'Connor (Hailed From Nearby Waterloo, New York, United States And Worked As An Elementary School Teacher Before Becoming A Lawyer And Eventually A Judge.)
Brother Gordy Hoffman
Sister Emily Hoffman, Jill Hoffman
Favorite Movies Goodfellas
Favorite TV Shows Breaking Bad
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Male200313 years old
FemaleNovember, 20069 years old
Female17th October, 20087 years old

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 22015 Plutarch Heavensbee Movie
Happyish2015 Thom Payne TV Show
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 12014 Plutarch Heavensbee Movie
A Most Wanted Man2014 Günther Bachmann Movie
God's Pocket2014 Mickey Scarpato Movie
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire2013 Plutarch Heavensbee Movie
Back Beyond2013 Lancaster Dodd Short Film
A Late Quartet2012 Robert Gelbart Movie
The Master2012 Lancaster Dodd Movie
The Ides of March2011 Paul Zara Movie
Moneyball2011 Art Howe Movie
A Child's Garden of Poetry2011 TV Movie
Jack Goes Boating2010 Jack Movie
Pirate Radio2009 The Count Movie
The Invention of Lying2009 Jim the Bartender Movie
Mary and Max2009 Max Jerry Horovitz Movie
Doubt2008 Father Brendan Flynn Movie
Synecdoche, New York2008 Caden Cotard Movie
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead2007 Andy Movie
Charlie Wilson's War2007 Gust Avrakotos Movie
The Savages2007 Jon Savage Movie
Mission: Impossible III2006 Owen Davian Movie
Capote2005 Truman Capote Movie
Strangers with Candy2005 Henry Movie
Empire Falls2005 Charlie Mayne TV Movie
Along Came Polly2004 Sandy Lyle Movie
Cold Mountain2003 Reverend Veasey Movie
Owning Mahowny2003 Dan Mahowny Movie
25th Hour2002 Jacob Elinsky Movie
Love Liza2002 Wilson Joel Movie
Punch-Drunk Love2002 Dean Trumbell Movie
Red Dragon2002 Freddy Lounds Movie
Almost Famous2000 Lester Bangs Movie
State and Main2000 Joseph Turner White Movie
Flawless1999 Rusty Movie
Magnolia1999 Phil Parma Movie
The Talented Mr. Ripley1999 Freddie Miles Movie
Aimee Mann: Save Me1999 Phil Parma Movie
Happiness1998 Allen Movie
Montana1998 Duncan Movie
Next Stop Wonderland1998 Sean Movie
Patch Adams1998 Mitch Movie
The Big Lebowski1998 Brandt Movie
Boogie Nights1997 Scotty J. Movie
Culture1997 Bill Short Film
Liberty! The American Revolution1997 Joseph Plumb Martin TV Show
Michael Penn: Try1997 Assistant Movie
Hard Eight1996 Young Craps Player (as Phillip Seymour Hoffman) Movie
Twister1996 Dustin Davis Movie
Arthur1996 William Filmore Toffman TV Show
The Fifteen Minute Hamlet1995 Bernardo Short Film
Nobody's Fool1994 Officer Raymer Movie
Szuler1994 Martin (as Phil Hoffman) Movie
The Getaway1994 Frank Hansen Movie
When a Man Loves a Woman1994 Gary Movie
The Yearling1994 Buck TV Movie
Joey Breaker1993 Wiley McCall Movie
Money for Nothing1993 Cochran Movie
My Boyfriend's Back1993 Chuck Bronski (as Philip Hoffman) Movie
Leap of Faith1992 Matt Movie
My New Gun1992 Chris Movie
Scent of a Woman1992 George Willis, Jr. Movie
Triple Bogey on a Par Five Hole1991 Klutch (as Phil Hoffman) Movie
Law & Order1990 Steven Hanauer TV Show
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    TwoCentsJul 28, 2014

    Philip the most interesting part in his latest movie. Amazing even my friend thought so and he doesn't like drama movies. What a loss to hollywood.

    SiamEaseFeb 17, 2014


    marcus28Feb 11, 2014

    Philip Seymour Hoffman, you were such an incredible actor. You were so phenomenal. Rest In Peace:PSH: Philip Seymour Hoffman. Love you and miss you.

    femme999Feb 5, 2014

    Great actor! My heart and blessings go out to him and his family.

    A. M. the MapFeb 2, 2014

    My thoughts go out to him and his family! So heart-sinking!

    TwisterFeb 2, 2014

    I cannot believe that he died of an overdose! So sad! RIP

    poperatiMay 31, 2013

    Good actor. Thanks for the entertainment and roles.

    TeenaMay 4, 2008

    I have a question.Was Philip Seymour Hoffman adopted? My mother is dating a man who claims to be his real father. He has pictures of him and with him til he`s about 14 or 15 years old. I`m just wondering if my mom is dating a crack pot.

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