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Philip Seymour Hoffman Death Facts: Age, Cause of Death, Birthday, Date of Death Tragedy!

Philip Seymour Hoffman died at age 46, not too shabby. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding movie actor Philip Seymour Hoffman's death.

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Won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the 2005 film Capote and also earned praise for his roles in the films The Master (2012), Synecdoche, New York (2008), Doubt (2008) and Mission: Impossible III (2006). He also played Plutarch Heavensbee in the Hunger Games film series.

His brother, Gordy Hoffman, was the screenwriter for his 2002 film Love Liza.

How did Philip Seymour Hoffman die?

Philip Seymour Hoffman's death was caused by combined drug intoxication.

Information about the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman
Cause of deathCombined Drug Intoxication
Age of death46 years
ProfessionMovie Actor
BirthdayJuly 23, 1967
Death dateFebruary 2, 2014
Place of deathWest Village, New York, United States
Place of burialN/A


Creating anything is hard.

Philip Seymour Hoffman

My love for the theater has always been a priority. That hasn’t changed. I got into acting that way. The film work that came up was really a surprise.

Philip Seymour Hoffman

I like to come to the set with very strong ideas and strong opinions about how to do things. And I like also dealing with somebody who’s like that.

Philip Seymour Hoffman

I work constantly but I work at a lot of different things. You know, I run a theater company in New York, I direct plays, act in plays, in movies, so I try to keep it eclectic.

Philip Seymour Hoffman

Actors are responsible to the people we play.

Philip Seymour Hoffman