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Philip Seymour Hoffman: Oscar-winning actor dies at 46

2 February 2014 Last updated at 22:16 GMT

The award-winning American actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has been found dead at his flat in New York at the age of 46.

His body was found after a friend called emergency services and police say he died of a drug overdose.

The actor won an Oscar for his portrayal of the writer Truman Capote in the 2005 film Capote.

Nick Bryant reports from New York.

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