Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead of an apparent drug overdose
in his New York City apartment on Sunday, according to law enforcement officials. The 46-year-old had a needle in his arm and close to 50 envelopes in his home containing what is believed to be heroin, according to police.
Dr. Drew Pinsky
not only hosts a nightly show
on HLN at 9 p.m. ET, but he's also a practicing physician who is board-certified in internal medicine and addiction medicine. We asked for his take on Hoffman's death: