Philip Seymour Hoffman Interviewed on "60 Minutes" Feb. 19

News   Philip Seymour Hoffman Interviewed on "60 Minutes" Feb. 19 Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, a Broadway and Off-Broadway regular and Oscar-nominated for his turn as Truman Capote in "Capote," will be the subject of a segment on the Feb. 19 edition of CBS' "60 Minutes."
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Philip Seymour Hoffman Photo by Aubrey Reuben

According to the "60 Minutes" website, the actor will talk about his struggle with alcohol and substance abuse after graduating from NYU. At age 22, he sought help and became sober. Steve Croft interviews him. Hoffman's Broadway work includes Long Day's Journey Into Night and True West. He is a member of the LAByrinth Theatre Company and frequently directs plays for it.

"60 Minutes" airs Feb. 19 at 7 PM, EST.