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Philip Seymour Hoffman: The actor was found dead in his apartment in Manhattan on Sunday.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman, who won a best actor Oscar in 2006 for his portrayal of writer Truman Capote in "Capote" and created a gallery of other vivid characters, many of them slovenly and slightly dissipated comic figures, died Sunday. He was 46.