Posts tagged "philip seymour hoffman"

First Look: “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1″ Gets A Teaser Trailer

The first teaser for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1" debuted at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend, further whetting fans' appetites for the movie's premiere later this year. Only a minute long and featuring only four words from Jennifer Lawrence's Katniss Everdeen, the teaser focuses primarily on Plutarch Heavensbee (the late Philip Seymour Hoffman) and…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 28, 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Talent Remembered In Epic Memorial Clip

Maybe you won't cry while watching this 20 minute long memorial clip of the best moments of Philip Seymour Hoffman's expansive film career. But you'll certainly be left with a heavy heart at the illimitable artist the world has lost. From his lighter, more comedic roles in "Almost Famous" and "Flawless," to his severe and…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 5, 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Will Left Out His Two Daughters

Philip Seymour Hoffman's will has been filed and he left the bulk if his money to his longtime partner, Mimi O'Donnell, the mother of his three children and the executrix of his estate. The will was written before his two youngest daughters were…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 19, 2014

“Almost Famous” Director Cameron Crowe Shares His Memories Of Philip Seymour Hoffman And Now I’m Bummed Out

"He sat down and we talked about the meaning of the script and the commercialization of music and movies. And that's where we bonded a bit. When he drove to the office, he'd seen a director on a billboard doing an endorsement for a product. So he referenced that as "the line is blurry now."…
By: Claire Hannum / February 18, 2014

Drake Sort Of Apologizes For Complaining That Rolling Stone Replaced His Cover With Philip Seymour Hoffman

Drake apologized — sort of — on his website today for complaining on Twitter that he was "disgusted" that Rolling Stone replaced his planned cover with one honoring Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died recently of a drug overdose.  "I completely support and agree with Rolling Stone replacing me on the cover with the legendary Philli…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 14, 2014

Drake Whines That Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Death Took Away His Rolling Stone Cover

"[Rolling Stone] also took my cover from me last minute and ran the issue. I’m disgusted with that. RIP to Phillip Seymour Hoffman. All respect due. But the press is evil. I’m done doing interviews for magazines. I just want to give my music to the people. That’s the only way my message gets acro…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 13, 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman Was Reportedly In A Love Triangle

Philip Seymour Hoffman was reportedly in a "love triangle" with his longtime partner Mimi O'Donnell and another woman before his death. [Page Six] Julia Roberts' sister Nancy Motes, who died of a drug overdose this weekend, reportedly left a suicide note containing "dark secrets" about Julia. [Daily Mail UK] Also,…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 12, 2014

Weekend Shut-In Worksheet: Watch PSH In “A Late Quartet,” Make Rose Petal Lip Balm & Bake Your Own Samoas

Activities are wonderful, but sometimes, it’s fine to want to shut the world out for a couple of days, and make some serious time for you. Don’t be afraid of FOMO, either. There will always be another party, another pub crawl, another picnic. The time you’ll spend indulging in the things you want to do,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 8, 2014

Funeral For Philip Seymour Hoffman Held In Manhattan

Friends and family gathered in Manhattan today for Philip Seymour Hoffman's funeral. Meryl Streep, Cate Blanchett, Amy Adams, Julianne Moore, Ethan Hawke, Joaquin Phoenix, Diane Sawyer and others were all in attendance. [CNN, Daily Mail UK] Thoughts this dude had at a naked yoga class. [The…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 7, 2014

FYI: Discussing An Addict’s Participation In An Anonymous 12-Step Program, Even After They’ve Died, Is Not Okay

I'm not exactly surprised that rag like The New York Post would send a reporter to loiter outside of a 12-step meeting like Narcotics or Alcoholics Anonymous, in hopes of scoring some exclusive "scoop" on the passing of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. But I am…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 5, 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman Allegedly Possessed 70 Bags Of Heroin When He Died

Philip Seymour Hoffman reportedly had 70 small bags of heroin and pills laying around his New York City apartment when he was found dead yesterday of a drug overdose. He had reportedly been living alone for the past three months after being…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 3, 2014

More Details Emerge About Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Death

Celebrities react to Philip Seymour Hoffman's sudden death from a drug overdose this weekend. [Huffington Post] Meanwhile, police are concerned that the batch of heroin which killed Hoffman was laced with fentanyl, a drug used on cancer patients. Such…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 3, 2014

Breaking News: Philip Seymour Hoffman Found Dead In NYC Apartment [UPDATED]

Utterly heartbreaking news to report: actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who won the Academy Award for his role in "Capote," was found dead in his New York City apartment today, allegedly from a drug overdose. According to investigators, he was found with a syringe in his arms and an envelope believed to contai…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 2, 2014