Philip Seymour Hoffman was an actor as well as a film maker.He was born on July 23rd 1967 at Faitport USA. He died because of an overdose on february 2nd 2014 in Manhattan.
He started his career during the 80's, playing minor roles on TV series.He became famous in 1997 with the film entitled "Boogie Nights". In 1999 he played a film "Magnolia' with Tom Cruse. He was treated may times because of his drug addictio.n. In 2006 he won an oscar for being the best actor in the movie "The Master". Truman Capote was realized in 2012.