Philip Seymour Hoffman, the Academy Award winner actor was found dead at his Manhattan apartment on Feb 2, 2014. Considered as one of the most multi-talented actors in contemporary Hollywood cinema, Philip’s body was discovered from his bathroom with a needle sticking out of his left arm.
According to law enforcement officials of New York, he died of an apparent drug overdose.
The news of Phil’s sad demise is a terrible blow to all of his fans who have enjoyed his outstanding performances in several Hollywood blockbusters.
From a career spanning nearly 25 years, let’s have a look at some of the most popular characters played by him demonstrating his versatility.
1. Truman Capote in Capote (2005)
2. Lancaster Dodd in The Master (2012)
3. Gust Avrakotos in Charlie Wilson’s War (2007)
4. Father Brendan Flynn in Doubt (2008)
5. Lester Bangs in Almost Famous (2000)
6. Allen in Happiness (1998)
7. Jon Savage in The Savages (2007)
8. George Willis, Jr. in Scent of a Woman (1992)
9. Phil Pharma in Magnolia (1999)
10. Paul Zara in The Ides of March (2011)
11. Andy Hanson in Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead (2007)
12. Scotty J. in Boogie Nights (1997)
13. Rusty Zimmerman in Flawless (1999)
14. Jack in Jack Goes Boating (2010)
15. Plutarch Heavensbee in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
16. Caden Cotard in Synecdoche, New York (2008)