Philip Seymour Hoffman Young: 'The Master' Actor In High School (PHOTO)

01/16/2013 04:04 pm ET | Updated Jan 17, 2013

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He is a Oscar-winning actor who can play both "The Master" and "Capote." But before Philip Seymour Hoffman was one of the industry's formidable talents, he was just a young man, donning a shaggy haircut and posing for this high school yearbook photo.

Did you recognize Hoffman? The 45-year-old -- who is nominated for his fourth Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Role in "The Master" -- graduated from Fairport High School in upstate New York before getting his B.F.A. in Drama from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts in 1989.

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