Philip Seymour Hoffman Overview

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Born: July 23, 1967

Date of Death: February 2, 2014 Raised by his mother after his parents divorced in Rochester, New York, Philip Seymour Hoffman's spare time in high school was mostly occupied by sports. En route to baseball tryouts during his sophmore year, he saw a beautiful senior heading the other way. He asked where she was going and she told him she was on her was to try out for a played called The Crucible. He put his mitt in his locker and never looked back. After studying drama at NYU, he landed a... See All

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