Philip Seymour Hoffman Death

Philip Seymour Hoffman: A Man of Conflict and Pain and Guilt and Longing

Oliver Arnoldi | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Oliver Arnoldi

Playing the notoriously uncool music critic Lester Bangs in Cameron Crowe's 2000 film Almost Famous, Philip Seymour Hoffman remarks, 'great art is about conflict and pain and guilt and longing'. Found dead, alone, and with a needle of heroin in his arm in his New York apartment this month, the conflict and pain that linked so many of Hoffman's characters began to resonate with the final image of the man himself.

Philip Seymour Hoffman's Funeral In New York Attended By Host Of Stars

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Some of the biggest names from the worlds of theatre and film attended the private funeral of Philip Seymour Hoffman on Friday, packing the Church of ...

WATCH: Candlelit Vigil For Lost Star

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Philip Seymour Hoffman's many fans have joined in a candlelit vigil for the late star, outside his Manhattan apartment. A wake for the actor will ...

Hoffman's Role In 'Hunger Games' Sequels To Be Completed Using CGI

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Philip Seymour Hoffman's role in the forthcoming 'Hunger Games' sequel will be finished using CGI, it has been reported. The actor - who was found ...

Huge Drugs Haul Found At Philip Seymour Hoffman's Home

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Almost 50 bags of heroin were found at the home of Philip Seymour Hoffman following his death, according to police sources. The Oscar-winning actor...

Those Actors Who Left Us Wanting More...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Philip Seymour Hoffman's sudden death has caused shock and distress in Hollywood, where his career was celebrated with an Oscar, on the East Coast whe...

WATCH: Philip Seymour Hoffman Is Reflective In One Of His Final Interviews

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Philip Seymour Hoffman gave what turned out to be his final interview a fortnight ago, when he attended the Sundance Film Festival, promoting his film...

Philip Seymour Hoffman Dead: Stars React

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Stars of the big and small screen have taken to Twitter to express their sadness and shock at the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman. The Oscar-winnin...

WATCH: Philip Seymour Hoffman's Greatest Movie Performances

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Philip Seymour Hoffman has been found dead in New York, aged 46. Police have yet to confirm the cause of his death, but the New York Post reports h...