Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman
Philip Seymour Hoffman (July 23, 1967 – February 2, 2014) was an American actor and director. Hoffman began acting in television in 1991, and the following year started to appear in films. He gradually gained recognition for his supporting work in a series of notable films, including Scent of a Woman (1992), Twister (1996), Boogie Nights (1997), Happiness (1998), The Big Lebowski (1998), Magnolia (1999), The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), Almost Famous (2000), 25th Hour (2002), Punch-Drunk Love (2002), Cold Mountain (2003), and Along Came Polly (2004).   In 2005, Hoffman played the title role in the biographical film Capote (2005), for which he won multiple acting awards including an Academy Award for Best Actor. He received another two Academy Award nominations for his supporting work in Charlie Wilson's War (2007) and Doubt (2008). Other critically acclaimed films in recent years have included Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007) and The Savages (2007). In 2010, Hoffman made his feature film directorial debut with Jack Goes Boating‎. Hoffman is also an accomplished theater actor and director. He joined the LAByrinth Theater Company in 1995, and has directed and performed in numerous Off-Broadway productions. His performances in two Broadway plays led to two Tony Award nominations: one for Best Leading Actor in True West (2000), and another for Best Featured Actor in Long Day's Journey into Night (2003).  Description above from the Wikipedia article Philip Seymour Hoffman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
Name Philip Seymour Hoffman
Also Known As
Birthday 1967-07-23
Deathday 2014-02-02
Gender Male
IMDB Philip Seymour Hoffman profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Fairport - New York - USA
As: Brandt
1998-03-06
The Big Lebowski...
As: Phil Parma
1999-12-17
Magnolia...
As: Truman Capote
2005-09-30
Capote...
As: Dustin Davis
1996-05-10
Twister...
As: Lester Bangs
2000-09-15
Almost Famous...
As: Owen Davian
2006-05-04
Mission: Impossible ...
As: Freddie Miles
1999-12-25
The Talented Mr. Rip...
As: Jacob Elinsky
2002-12-16
25th Hour...
As: Frank Hansen
1994-02-11
The Getaway...
As: Reverend Veasey
2003-12-24
Cold Mountain...
As: Mitch Roman
1998-12-25
Patch Adams...
As: Paul Zara
2011-10-07
The Ides of March...
As: Gary
1994-04-29
When a Man Loves a W...
As: Allen
1998-10-16
Happiness...
As: Caden Cotard
2008-10-24
Synecdoche, New York...
As: Scotty J.
1997-10-10
Boogie Nights...
As: Joseph Turner White
2001-01-12
State and Main...
As: Sandy Lyle
2004-01-16
Along Came Polly...
As: Duncan
1998-01-01
Montana...
As: Gust Avrakotos
2007-12-21
Charlie Wilson's War...
As: Jim the Bartender
2009-09-14
The Invention of Lyi...
As: Officer Raymer
1994-12-23
Nobody's Fool...
As: Chuck Bronski
1993-08-06
My Boyfriend's Back...
As: Andy Hanson
2007-09-26
Before the Devil Kno...
As: Rusty
1999-11-26
Flawless...
As: Dean Trumbell
2002-10-25
Punch-Drunk Love...
As: Young craps player
1996-02-28
Hard Eight...
As: Jon Savage
2007-01-19
The Savages...
As: George Willis, Jr.
1992-12-23
Scent of a Woman...
As: Freddy Lounds
2002-09-29
Red Dragon...
As: Matt
1992-12-18
Leap of Faith...
As: Henry
2006-07-28
Strangers with Candy...
As: Sean
1998-08-21
Next Stop Wonderland...
As: Father Brendan Flynn
2008-12-12
Doubt...
As: Art Howe
2011-09-22
Moneyball...
As: Dan Mahowny
2003-05-02
Owning Mahowny...
As: Wilson Joel
2002-12-30
Love Liza...
As: Jack
2010-09-23
Jack Goes Boating...
As: Lancaster Dodd
2012-09-14
The Master...
As: Le Comte
2009-11-13
The Boat That Rocked...
As: Cochran
1993-09-10
Money for Nothing...
As: Chris
1992-10-26
My New Gun...
As: Unknown
2001-11-02
Last Party 2000...
As: Plutarch Heavensbee
2013-11-22
The Hunger Games: Ca...
As: Robert Gelbart
2012-11-02
A Late Quartet...
As: Plutarch Heavensbee
2014-11-21
The Hunger Games: Mo...
As: Plutarch Heavensbee
2015-11-18
The Hunger Games: Mo...
As: Günther Bachmann
2014-07-25
A Most Wanted Man...
As: Himself
2013-09-06
Salinger...
As: Dean Trumbull
2003-07-02
Mattress Man Commerc...
As: Lancaster Dodd
2013-02-26
Back Beyond...
As: Clutch
1991-02-16
Triple Bogey on a Pa...
As: Wiley McCall
1993-03-04
Joey Breaker...
As: Mickey Scarpato
2014-05-09
God's Pocket...
As: Unknown
1997-10-01
Culture...
As: Unknown
2011-04-28
A Child's Garden of ...
As: Unknown
1994-04-24
The Yearling...
As: Unknown
1995-01-01
The Fifteen Minute H...
As: Max Jerry Horovitz (
2009-09-25
Mary and Max...
As: Himself
2009-01-16
I Knew It Was You: R...
As: Martin
1994-03-10
Szuler...
As: Unknown
2007-06-12
The True Story of Ch...
As: Himself
2000-01-01
That Moment: Magnoli...
As: Unknown
1996-07-22
The Daily Show with ...
As: Unknown
1992-05-25
The Tonight Show wit...
As: Unknown
2002-05-01
Icons...
As: Unknown
1993-09-13
Late Night with Cona...
As: Charlie Mayne
2005-05-28
Empire Falls...
As: Unknown
1953-03-18
The Academy Awards...
As: Unknown
1994-06-01
Inside the Actors St...
As: Steven Hanauer
1990-09-13
Law & Order...
As: Unknown
1983-04-04
Live with Regis and ...
As: Unknown
1999-11-01
The Early Show...
As: Unknown
2002-05-13
HypaSpace...
As: Unknown

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