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Philip Seymour Hoffman

The actor whose work garnered an Academy Award, three Tony nominations and an Emmy nod was one of the most acclaimed and ambitious performers of his generation. He was found dead of an apparent drug overdose inside his New York apartment, police said. He was 46. Full obituary Notable deaths of 2013 Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times