Name: Philip Seymour Hoffman
Birth Name: 
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Birth Date: 
July 23, 1967
Birth Place: 
Fairport, NY
Occupation: 
Actor
Relationship Status: 
Lives with Mimi O'Donnell
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Philip Seymour Hoffman Didn’t Want His Kids to Rely on Trust Fund

Posted Monday July 21, 2014 3:13 PM GMT

Not wanting his children to grow up with too many privileges, Philip Seymour Hoffman reportedly left his fortune to longtime partner Mimi O’Donnell.
The Oscar winner died of an accidental overdose in February and according to court documents, left his $35 million dollar earnings with Mimi, who is also the mother of their children.

Hoffman’s accountant David Friedman made the revelation attorney James Cahill Jr. who was appointed by the court to represent the actor’s three kids: Cooper, Tallulah and Willa.

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Digital Poster & New Stills Released for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part1": Check it Out Here!

Posted Thursday May 15, 2014 2:13 PM GMT

After seeing multiple shots from set, Lionsgate is finally giving fans a sneak peek of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1.”

On Thursday (May 15), the production company released a captivating motion poster featuring the gold mockingjay pin surrounding by bursts of fiery flames.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman’s “God’s Pocket” Trailer Has Arrived: Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday April 15, 2014 9:35 AM GMT

He may have died of a drug overdose earlier this year, but Philip Seymour Hoffman's legacy lives on in the forthcoming film “God’s Pocket.”

In a newly-released teaser trailer, the “Along Came Polly” star is joined by heavy hitters like John Turturro, Richard Jenkins and Christina Hendricks, and as always he delivers on the hype.

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"A Most Wanted Man" Featuring the Late Philip Seymour Hoffman Gets a Trailer: Watch Now!

Posted Friday April 11, 2014 1:58 PM GMT

Showcasing his last rendezvous on the big screen, Lionsgate released the first theatrical trailer for "A Most Wanted Man" starring Philip Seymour Hoffman's on Friday (April 11).

The flick made its mark on Sundance in January and now it's slated to hit theaters July 25.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman's Upcoming Movie "God's Pocket" Receives Release Date

Posted Friday March 7, 2014 12:03 AM GMT

Showcasing some of the final works of the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, IFC Films will release his latest movie, "God's Pocket" in select theaters on May 9th.

Directed by "Mad Men" actor John Slattery, "God's Pocket" made its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival only two weeks before the multi-talented Hoffman died of an overdose.

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Coroner Confirms Philip Seymour Hoffman's Cause of Death

Posted Saturday March 1, 2014 11:10 AM GMT

Though drugs were assumed to be a factor in the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman, fans received confirmation on Friday (February 28) from the New York City coroner.

A spokeswoman for the NYC medical examiner explained that the "Hunger Games" star died from an "acute mixed drug intoxication" of drugs including, heroin, cocaine, amphetamines, and anti-anxiety drugs called benzodiazepines.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman Pal Launches Writers’ Foundation After Winning Lawsuit

Posted Wednesday February 26, 2014 2:15 PM GMT

After the National Enquirer falsely reported that Philip Seymour Hoffman was involved in a gay affair with David Bar Katz, Mr. Katz filed a $50 million lawsuit.

And now, David has announced he’s using the money from his settlement to start a writers’ workshop with an annual cash prize.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman Leaves Assets to Girlfriend Mimi O’Donnell & Son Cooper

Posted Wednesday February 19, 2014 3:20 PM GMT

Given the sudden drug-induced death of Philip Seymour Hoffman, it’s not surprising that he hadn’t updated his will since 2004.

And in the legal document, the “Capote” actor made provision for both his longtime girlfriend Mimi O’Donnell and their son Cooper.

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