Phillip Seymour Hoffman poses for a portrait at The Collective and Gibson Lounge, during the Sundance Film Festival, in Park City, Utah. Hoffman, who won ...
Philip Seymour Hoffman in the play True West, for which he was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play, at Circle ...
From left: Jessica Chastain, John Ortiz and Philip Seymour Hoffman in the play Othello at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts in New York ...
Philip Seymour Hoffman, left, and Ryan Gosling in a scene from Ides of March.(AP Photo)
Philip Seymour Hoffman portrays Father Flynn and Meryl Streep portrays Sister Aloysius in a scene from Doubt. (AP Photo)
Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman poses with his award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture-Drama for Capote at the 63rd Annual Golden ...
Oscar winner Philip Seymour Hoffman smiles during a photo call for the World Premiere of the film Mission Impossible III in Rome on April 24, ...
Phillip Seymour Hoffman and Amy Ryan in a scene from Jack Goes Boating. (AP Photo)
Philip Seymour Hoffman and Laura Linney in a scene from The Savages. (AP Photo)
A portrait and flowers in memory of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman is displayed outside Philip Marie Restaurant and bar on Hudson Street in Manhattan, New ...
Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Mira Nair and Shekhar Kapur on Monday expressed shock over the sudden demise of Hollywood actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
Hoffman, 46, widely known for his Oscar-winning role in Capote and memorable performances in films like The Master, Moneyball and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, was found dead in his New York City apartment of an apparent drug overdose on February 2.
"WHAT! Philip Seymour Hoffman Found Dead. In 2005, Hoffman won the Oscar and the Golden Globe Award for 'Capote'... Exceptional artist," tweeted Amitabh Bachchan.
Superstar Shah Rukh called Hoffman 'great actor'. "It's so difficult to accept that great actors are mortals. Thank you for the rides and the excitement Mr Philip Seymour. RIP," Shah Rukh posted.
Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur remembered meeting Hoffman
very recently in New York. "Remember long wonderful meeting with him in NYC. A man so incredibly humble about his genius. He was only 46. What a loss."
"Shocked to hear about the passing of @PhilipSeHoffman - he lived to make art and died for it. terrible when the great ones leave us," tweeted director Mira Nair.
Actress-director Pooja Bhatt too expressed her grief. "Just heard the most tragic news-Philip Seymour Hoffman dead at 46. What a terrible,terrible loss.'My soul is in good shape' Philip Seymour Hoffman. RIP," said Bhatt.
Actor Arshad Warsi feels his death is a waste of good talent. "What a waste of good talent, such a fine actor....Please say no to drugs... RIP Phillip Seymour Hoffman," posted Arshad.
"RIP Phillip Seymour Hoffman- you'll always shine wherever you are," tweeted Aditi Rao Hydari.
"Philip Seymour Hoffman... wanted so much more of you.. always sad to say sudden & early goodbyes. Warmest hug to you wherever you're shining now," posted Shahana Goswami.
Uday Chopra condemned the used of drug by the actors. "Cannot believe Philip Seymour Hoffman
passed away... Successful, talented, young... then dies of a drug OD what's going on with Hollywood. RIP," he wrote.