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Philip Seymour Hoffman died of massive overdose of heroin, cocaine, prescriptions

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Philip Seymour Hoffman died from "acute mixed drug intoxication" with heroin, cocaine, benzodiazepines and amphetamines in his system, according to the New York City medical examiner.

Hoffman was found dead in his New York apartment on Sunday, Feb. 2. Reports indicate he had a needle in his arm, and an envelope of heroin nearby.

The 46-year-old often spoke candidly about his drug addiction. He admitted to relapsing last year after spending 23 years sober. That led to a stint in rehab for the popular character actor who was nominated for four Academy Awards and won Best Actor in 2006 for his portrayal of Truman Capote.

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