Philip Seymour Hoffman

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  1. Throughline Theatre Stages the Last Days of Judas Isariot, Now thru 11/1Read the original story

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    In a courtroom in Purgatory, an upstart defense attorny causes an uproar throughout the Heavenly hierarchy when she files an appeal to redeem the soul of Judas Iscariot fron eternal torment. What follows is a who's who of biblical and contemporary figures coming out of the woodwork to testify for and against, or to simply add their two foul-mouthed cents to the debate.


  2. Odyssey Theatre & Lacc Theatre Academy Present Our Lady of 121ST Street, Now thru 11/1Read the original story

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    Los Angeles City College students will get the unique opportunity to mount a full theater production in a professional environment with the support of a professional design team. Odyssey Theatre Ensemble in association with Los Angeles City College Theatre Academy presents Our Lady of 121st Street by Stephen Adly Guirgis for eight performances, today, Oct. 24 through Nov. 1, as part of the Odyssey's student outreach program THE ODDS.


  3. Ebola Heroin Found in Jersey Drug BustRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WebProNews

    ... thing, too, not just something they thought up for movies and TV to sound tough. When actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died from a heroin overdose, police found dozens of heroin packets in his apartment labeled "Ace of Spades" and "Ace of Hearts". ...


  4. Stuff's weekend movie guideRead the original story w/Photo

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    Among the movies gracing Kiwi cinemas this weekend, Brad Pitt boards a tank, J K Simmons' grouches it up and Philip Seymour Hoffman takes one of his final bows. WHIPLASH Five minutes in, and I'm thinking "student jazz drummer, prestigious New York music academy, first love, JK Simmons playing a grouchy tutor who'll pass on some valuable life lessons .


  5. Willem Dafoe: The man with two facesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Willem Dafoe says the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman adds another layer to his character in A Most Wanted Man . Does it take extraordinary ordinariness to play extreme madness and badness? That's the question that comes to mind as I listen to Willem Dafoe speak.


  6. $35 Access Seats to Broadway's the River On Sale Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

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    ... , Vanessa Redgrave , Kevin Kline , Joanne Woodward , Rex Harrison , John Malkovich , Nathan Lane , Philip Seymour Hoffman and many others. The 2009 critically acclaimed and Tony Award-winning revival of The Norman Conquests, produced by Sonia ...


  7. 'A Most Wanted Man,' 'Magic in the Moonlight,' and more: Last Chance Movies for Oct. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... dangerous Chechen immigrant in Hamburg, dealing with his own superiors and a crusading lawyer. Philip Seymour Hoffman's last exceptional performance proves that he easily fits into the world of novelist John Le Carre. Opened on July 25 (13 weeks). ...


  8. Vilas CountyRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | Lakeland Times

    The Vilas County Board later this month could change how death investigations are conducted but the clock is ticking. When actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died of a heroin overdose on Feb. 2, 2014, a famous face became attached to a problem that many in law enforcement have been fighting for years.


  9. Steve Coogan Can Shine as Philip Seymour Hoffman's Replacement in 'Happyish'Read the original story w/Photo

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    British actor and comedian Steve Coogan has replaced the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in the upcoming dramedy pilot Happyish . The untimely death of Hoffman earlier this year left a gaping hole in the movie industry, though - and I think enough time has passed to say this - it also left several high quality parts up for grabs, given the 46-year-old was the greatest of his generation.


  10. Coogan replaces Philip Seymour Hoffman in HappyishRead the original story w/Photo

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    Steve Coogan will replace the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in new Showtime series Happyish. Hoffman had portrayed a hapless advertising executive in writer Shalom Auslander's pilot, prior to his death from a drug overdose in February.


  11. Coogan inherits Hoffman TV roleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    Steve Coogan has been cast in a US TV series that was to have starred the late actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. Hoffman had been due to begin filming the lead role in Happyish at the time of his drug-related death in February.


  12. Channing Tatum Is Foxcatcher's Real StarBy Nico HinesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    ... , There Will Be Blood , and of course exactly ten years before this awards season, Capote starring Philip Seymour Hoffman. Capote was Bennett Miller's first feature film, Foxcatcher is his third. Miller's second film- Moneyball -had a protagonist ...


  13. 'Happyish,' with Coogan, explores social divideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Showtime's Happyish is back on track with Philomena 's Steve Coogan as the social-media averse adman who was to have been played by the late Philip Seymour Hoffman. Hoffman, who died in February, had shot a pilot and Showtime had picked up 10 episodes of the half-hour comedy, which features an employee who finds himself working for a boss nearly 20 years his junior.


  14. Steve Coogan To Replace Philip Seymour Hoffman In Comedy SeriesRead the original story

    Yesterday | WENN Blog

    Actor Steve Coogan has replaced the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in comedy series Happyish. The Capote star was slated to make his TV series debut in the show after it was picked up by bosses at the Showtime network in January.


  15. Happyish: Philip Seymour Hoffman ReplacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | IGN

    ... begin production this December in New York. The show was originally planned as a starring vehicle for Philip Seymour Hoffman , who filmed the pilot last year, but the project was put on hold after the actor passed away in February. Showtime later ...


  16. Ruthlessly efficientRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    Knowing that this was Philip Seymour Hoffman's last completed movie adds an extra poignancy to Anton Corbijn's adaptation of John Le Carre's 2008 novel. Always adept at playing less than likeable characters , Hoffman fits the role of German anti-terrorist expert Gunther Bachmann like a glove.


  17. Steve Coogan Picked To Replace Phillip Seymour Hoffman In HappyishRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cinema Blend News

    When it comes to actors who can display equal amounts of warmth, dramatic emotion and comedic pathos, Philip Seymour Hoffman was at the top of the game, and his death left a glaring hole in the genre-morphing thespian community. Thankfully, Showtime has found a more than suitable replacement for Hoffman for their upcoming dramedy pilot Happyish : hilarious British comedian Steve Coogan.


  18. Steve Coogan picked to replace Philip Seymour Hoffman in Showtime's 'Happyish'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TheCelebrityCafe

    After the shocking death of Philip Seymour Hoffman, Showtime obviously had to put the brakes on Happyish , a series the beloved Oscar winner was set to star in. Months later, the network has found a replacement, one who will likely give the show a very different tone.


  19. Steve Coogan takes over Philip Seymour Hoffman's role in HappyishRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    Steve will play Thom Payne, a 44-year-old British expatriate struggling to cope when he gets a 25-year-old wunderkind boss, who uses words such as digital, social and viral. New role: Steve Coogan is to take over the part meant for the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in Showtime's new dark sitcom Happyish, which begins filming in December Suffering from border-line depression despite all his happy pills, Thom's mentor tells him he needs re-branding while his corporate headhunter reckons he has a 'low joy ceiling.'


  20. A Most Wanted Man: 'Philip Seymour Hoffman's final performance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Japan Times

    Much-loved character actor Philip Seymour Hoffman's sudden death due to a heroin overdose back in February this year was a shock, one of those things that no one saw coming. But look hard at his final performance in "A Most Wanted Man" and behind the role you can see it in his eyes - that funk, that despair, that whatever-it-was that drove him back off the wagon and onto the needle.