Music video "Try" by Michael Penn, directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.
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Philip S. Hoffman | Philip Hoffman | Phillip Seymour Hoffman | Phil Hoffman
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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"Not only couldn't I get a job as an actor, I couldn't hold down the temporary non- acting jobs I managed to get. I got fired as a waiter in restaurants and as a lifeguard at a spa" --On his life before films "If I hadn't gotten into Scent of a Woman
(1992), I wouldn't be where I am today. It's been a domino effect ever since".
Had twice been nominated for Broadway's Tony Award: as Best Actor (Play) in 2000 for a revival of Sam Shepard
's "True West"; and as Best Actor (Featured Role - Play) in 2003 for a revival of Eugene O'Neill
's "Long Day's Journey into Night".
His sluggish, almost listless way of talking