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Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his Manhattan apartment on Sunday. He was 46. Evan Agostini/Getty Images hide caption

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Remembrances

Philip Seymour Hoffman On Acting: An 'Exhausting' And 'Satisfying' Art

We listen back to interviews with Hoffman from 1999 and 2008, when he told Fresh Air's Terry Gross that carrying the emotional life of a character could be "burdensome." He was found dead on Sunday at age 46.

Machine Gun The Commodores 0:31

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    The Commodores
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    Machine Gun
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    Boogie Nights [Original Soundtrack]
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    Capitol

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Le Petit Chateau Original Soundtrack 0:26

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    Le Petit Chateau
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    Punch-Drunk Love
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    Nonesuch

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The Falcon Will Fly Again Brad Mehldau 1:00

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    Brad Mehldau
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    The Falcon Will Fly Again
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    Highway Rider
    Label
    Nonesuch Records

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Sweetness of Freddie Jonny Greenwood 0:13

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    Jonny Greenwood
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    Sweetness of Freddie
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    Master [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
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    Nonesuch

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Alethia Jonny Greenwood

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    Jonny Greenwood
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    Alethia
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Repercussions Michel Reis

Back Beyond Jonny Greenwood

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    Jonny Greenwood
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    Back Beyond
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