Amy Adams breaks down while talking about Philip Seymour Hoffman

PTI| Updated: Feb 21, 2014, 16:24 PM IST

Los Angeles: Actress Amy Adams became emotional and broke down while talking about the late Oscar-winning star Philip Seymour Hoffman during a show.

While appearing on an episode of a show, the `American Hustle` star became very emotional as she called him a "beautiful spirit", reportedly.

"Gosh, I wish you could all get a chance to work with him. He was beautiful, a beautiful spirit. And he has this unique ability to see people, really see them," Adams said about the late actor with teary eyes.

"And he will be missed. Sorry, I really... I just really loved him and I know so many people did, and I just don`t know how much more I can talk about it now. Sorry," she added.

Adams has worked with Hoffman in 2012`s `The Master` and 2008`s `Doubt`.

For both films, they received Academy Award nominations
The 46-year-old actor was found dead on February 2 of a suspected drug overdose