Philip Seymour Hoffman
Philip Seymour Hoffman
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Tony Award nominee and Oscar nominee Philip Seymour Hoffman will star with Rachel McAdams, Willem Dafoe, and Robin Wright in the Anton Corbijn-directed spy thriller A Most Wanted Man, according to Deadline.com.

Written by Andrew Bovell and based on the novel by John le Carré, the film takes place in present-day Germany, where a mysterious man surfaces in Hamburg's Islamic community, on the run and desperate for help.

Hoffman will play the chief of a covert German spy unit.