Remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman

By Nikki Henderson |

Published 02/03 2014 12:06PM

Updated 02/03 2014 12:15PM

The acclaimed actor has been found dead of an apparent drug overdose. Sarah Dallof reports.

The acting world is grieving the loss of Philip Seymour Hoffman, found dead Sunday of an apparent drug overdose.

His body was discovered by a friend who'd stopped by after Hoffman failed to meet up with his kids.

The 46-year-old Academy Award winning actor spent much of his adulthood battling drug addiction.

Last year, after more than 20 years of sobriety, he relapsed and entered rehab.

In a statement, his family said:

"We are devastated by the loss of our beloved Phil."

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