Sad news. According to the WSJ, Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his Manhattan apartment today at the young age of 46.
The New York Police Department is investigating, and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to determine exact cause of death. The official said Mr. Hoffman, was found dead at his apartment in the West Village neighbourhood of Manhattan.
Hoffman was set to appear in the final instalment of The Hunger Games, and completed a stint in rehab last year for substance abuse, including heroin. The New York Post is reporting that it was due to an apparent drug overdose. The death of a screen legend. RIP!