Philip Seymour Hoffman, one of the greatest actors of our time, died earlier today at his Manhattan apartment of an apparent drug overdose. He was just 46 years old. Celebrities took to Twitter to say their goodbyes, and it's beyond heartbreaking.
I am sad on so many levels about the loss of Philip Seymour Hoffman. One of the greats. Losing him this way is absolutely tragic. — Evan Rachel Wood (@evanrachelwood) February 2, 2014
Dear Philip, a beautiful beautiful soul. For the most sensitive among us the noise can be too much. Bless your heart. — Jim Carrey (@JimCarrey) February 2, 2014
We lost one of the greats today. Philip Seymour Hoffman RIP my friend. You will be missed always and forever. — Aaron Paul (@aaronpaul_8) February 2, 2014
Such shocking & sad news. RIP Philip Seymour Hoffman. One of the greatest actors of a generation and a sweet, funny & humble man. — Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) February 2, 2014
Phil was an irreplaceable force in American theater. His work & passion & intelligence & dedication were unmatched. It's just devastating. — Martha Plimpton (@MarthaPlimpton) February 2, 2014
Phillip.— Questlove Jenkins (@questlove) February 2, 2014
Philip Seymour Hoffman. Unbearably, shockingly, deeply sad. Words fail to describe his life and our loss. — Anna Kendrick (@AnnaKendrick47) February 2, 2014
Beautiful beautiful man. We have lost so much joy to something so joyless. RIP PSH. — Lena Dunham (@lenadunham) February 2, 2014
OH NO!!!!! Philip Seymour Hoffman has died. A truly kind, wonderful man and one of our greatest actors - ever — mia farrow (@MiaFarrow) February 2, 2014
Shocked to hear of Phillip Seymour Hoffman's death. If you missed him as Willy Loman, you missed a Willy Loman for all time. — Steve Martin (@SteveMartinToGo) February 2, 2014
Shocked, saddened by news of the brilliant PSH. His singing of 'I'm Gonna Get You On a Slow Boat to China' in The Master was perfection. — Judy Blume (@judyblume) February 2, 2014
PSH was one of the most wonderful people I ever knew. Please take away from this horror to get help if you need it. — Richard Lewis (@TheRichardLewis) February 2, 2014
"Sometimes I absolutely hate this job." -- The Grim Reaper, when Philip Seymour Hoffman's name showed up on his list. — Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) February 2, 2014
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