ByAbi Toll, writer at
Abi Toll

If you didn't manage to catch the BAFTA Awards last night, then fortunately some of the highlights have surfaced online, including Cate Blanchett's moving tribute to the late Philip Seymour Hoffman. The actress dedicated her award for best actress to the revered actor for whom she held in high regard. Here's a snippet from her speech (via Indiewire):

Phil, your monumental talent, your generosity and your unflinching quest for the truth in both art and life will be missed be not only me and the people in this room and in this industry but the audiences who loved you so dearly.

You can watch the speech in its entirety here:


Source: Indiewire, Image source: EATW

Whilst the shockwaves of 's death continue to permeate the industry, it's undeniable that his memory will continue to be mourned, by admirers and his co-stars past and present.



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