- Name: Philip Seymour Hoffman
- Born: 07/23/1967
- Died: 02/02/2014 (46 years old)
- Occupation: Actor, producer, director
Philip Seymour Hoffman (July 23, 1967– February 2, 2014) was an American actor, director, and producer. Known for playing distinctive supporting and character roles, Hoffman acted in many films from the early 1990s until his death in 2014. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest actors of his generation.
Birth Name: Philip Hoffman
Works: On stage and screen
School: New York University
Alias: Philip Hoffman
Birth Place: Fairport, New York, U.S.
Death Place: New York City, New York, U.S.
Philip Seymour Hoffman quotes :
It's important to say that actors can't act alone, it's impossible. What we have to do is support each other.Philip Seymour Hoffman
Directing is a really kind of amazing thing, because you're helping others and, in the middle of that, you have to worry about yourself.Philip Seymour Hoffman
I have a fine level of recognition in the business and among the acting community now, so I consider myself one of the lucky ones. If I didn't think that, there would be something wrong with me. I'm grateful and thankful for what I've got.Philip Seymour Hoffman
I have so much empathy for these young actors that are 19 and all of a sudden they're beautiful and famous and rich. I'm like, 'Oh my God, I'd be dead.'Philip Seymour Hoffman
People used to be funny about approaching me, but now they seem to think I'm as sane as anyone who's done what I've done in movies can be.Philip Seymour Hoffman