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Stars pay tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman's sudden death has shocked Hollywood, Broadway, and fans. The Oscar-winning actor, who was just 46 years old, appeared in more than 50 movies and a series of Broadway plays. He apparently died from a heroin overdose
Hollywood and Broadway in shock over death of Philip Seymour Hoffman 01:19

Celebrities reacted with shock and sadness Sunday to news of the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. Some issued statements, while others took to Twitter to express their grief.


"No words for this.  He was too great and we're too shattered," said Mike Nichols, who directed Hoffman in "Charlie Wilson's War" and in "Death of a Salesman."

Here is a sampling of some of the other reaction:



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