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Giamatti starred as the lead in the comedy-drama film Win Win, which earned positive reviews from critics.Giamatti produced and starred in John Dies at the End, which is based on the book of the same name.Now, poignantly, he has given us something else to remember him by: a sudden and untimely death.
Perhaps inevitably, he will always be thought of as Sean Penn's kid brother, another ferocious talent from one of Hollywood's most prominent showbiz families who, for reasons of happenstance, personal complication or sheer dumb luck, never scaled the same career heights or attracted the same wild adulation from the critics.
In 1998, Giamatti appeared in a number of supporting roles in the big-budget films, The Truman Show, Saving Private Ryan and The Negotiator.
In 1999, he played Bob Zmuda and Tony Clifton in Miloš Forman's Andy Kaufman biopic, Man on the Moon.
And, Giamatti played the role of New Yorker Harold Levinson, the brother of Cora, the Countess of Grantham (Elizabeth Mc Govern), in the 2013 Christmas special of the period drama, ITV Studios/Carnival Films television series, Downton Abbey.
He portrayed manager Jerry Heller in the biographical drama Straight Outta Compton, released in August 2015.