Name: Philip Seymour Hoffman
Birth Name: 
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Birth Date: 
July 23, 1967
Birth Place: 
Fairport, NY
Relationship Status: 
Lives with Mimi O'Donnell
Celebrity Ranking # 523

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s “God’s Pocket” Trailer Has Arrived: Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday April 15, 2014 9:35 AM GMT

He may have died of a drug overdose earlier this year, but Philip Seymour Hoffman's legacy lives on in the forthcoming film “God’s Pocket.”

In a newly-released teaser trailer, the “Along Came Polly” star is joined by heavy hitters like John Turturro, Richard Jenkins and Christina Hendricks, and as always he delivers on the hype.



"A Most Wanted Man" Featuring the Late Philip Seymour Hoffman Gets a Trailer: Watch Now!

Posted Friday April 11, 2014 1:58 PM GMT

Showcasing his last rendezvous on the big screen, Lionsgate released the first theatrical trailer for "A Most Wanted Man" starring Philip Seymour Hoffman's on Friday (April 11).

The flick made its mark on Sundance in January and now it's slated to hit theaters July 25.



Philip Seymour Hoffman's Upcoming Movie "God's Pocket" Receives Release Date

Posted Friday March 7, 2014 12:03 AM GMT

Showcasing some of the final works of the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, IFC Films will release his latest movie, "God's Pocket" in select theaters on May 9th.

Directed by "Mad Men" actor John Slattery, "God's Pocket" made its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival only two weeks before the multi-talented Hoffman died of an overdose.


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Coroner Confirms Philip Seymour Hoffman's Cause of Death

Posted Saturday March 1, 2014 11:10 AM GMT

Though drugs were assumed to be a factor in the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman, fans received confirmation on Friday (February 28) from the New York City coroner.

A spokeswoman for the NYC medical examiner explained that the "Hunger Games" star died from an "acute mixed drug intoxication" of drugs including, heroin, cocaine, amphetamines, and anti-anxiety drugs called benzodiazepines.


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Philip Seymour Hoffman Pal Launches Writers’ Foundation After Winning Lawsuit

Posted Wednesday February 26, 2014 2:15 PM GMT

After the National Enquirer falsely reported that Philip Seymour Hoffman was involved in a gay affair with David Bar Katz, Mr. Katz filed a $50 million lawsuit.

And now, David has announced he’s using the money from his settlement to start a writers’ workshop with an annual cash prize.


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Philip Seymour Hoffman Leaves Assets to Girlfriend Mimi O’Donnell & Son Cooper

Posted Wednesday February 19, 2014 3:20 PM GMT

Given the sudden drug-induced death of Philip Seymour Hoffman, it’s not surprising that he hadn’t updated his will since 2004.

And in the legal document, the “Capote” actor made provision for both his longtime girlfriend Mimi O’Donnell and their son Cooper.


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Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Alleged Drug Dealer: Linked To Other Celebrity Overdoses

Posted Monday February 17, 2014 5:25 PM GMT

With just two weeks since the terrible death of Philip Seymour Hoffman, it seems the guy he got the heroin from is no stranger to dead stars.

Robert Vineberg is accused of selling the “Along Came Polly” actor the junk that killed him, and he’s also been linked to Amy Winehouse and Jean-Michel Basquiat, both of whom died due to chemical complications.


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Cate Blanchett Honors Philip Seymour Hoffman During BAFTA Acceptance Speech

Posted Monday February 17, 2014 11:50 AM GMT

She’s one of the most-respected actresses in the industry, so it’s no wonder Cate Blanchett scored the Best Actress trophy at the 2014 BAFTA Awards last night (February 16).


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