Philip Seymour Hoffman (July 23, 1967 – February 2, 2014)
(FoxNews) – Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has been found dead
of an apparent drug overdose at a Manhattan apartment, according to a law
The NYPD responded to an apartment in the West Village shortly after 11 a.m.
Sunday morning, the source said.
"The Hunger Games" actor has amassed an impressive portfolio of roles going
back to the early 1990s, when he first appeared on the hit, New York City-based
show, "Law & Order."
He has since gone on to appear in notable movies like "Scent of a Woman,"
"Boogie Nights," "The Big Lebowski," "Almost Famous," "Capote," "Mission
Impossible III," and "Moneyball."
Hoffman has been nominated for four roles for an Academy Award, winning a
single time for his portrayal of journalist Truman Capote, author of, "In Cold