Oscars: 11 Past Best Actor winners

Slideshow posted in Photos | Thursday, January 27, 2011

6 of 11: In 2006, Philip Seymour Hoffman won his first Academy Award for 'Best Leading' Actor for his title role in 'Capote'. In this biographical film, Hoffman's portrays American author Truman Capote. The film's events surround the compilation of his book 'In Cold Blood', a murder account of a Kansas family. Through his research, Capote develops a close relationship with one of the killers. (A.M.P.A.S.)

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