“I try to live my life in such a way that I don’t have profound regrets,’’ Hoffman told The New York Times in 2008. “That’s probably why I work so much. I don’t want to feel I missed something important.”
Well that was a sad, senseless surprise, although apparently not to many in the industry. P.S.H. was born in the earliest degree of Leo, with this Leo Sun square to Mars in Scorpio (driven, compulsive, obsessive, a fierce performer) and a tricky Moon in Aquarius square to Neptune in Scorpio. Out of what could be challenging aspects, he crafted an extraordinary life and talent.
This sort of incident stirs grief and memories re all people lost to substance abuse and addictions.
This eulogy is beautiful - as this Oscar clip below.
My fave performance of his was in Talented Mr Ripley…I thought how ill & adrenal he looked in the 2nd Hunger Games was just part of his CHARACTER, you know? And you?