LOS ANGELES: Shawn Pyfrom has revealed he’s an alcoholic and drug addict. The actor - who played Andrew Van de Kamp on ABC’s Desperate Housewives - took to his blog Sunday to reveal his struggles. Shawn made the announcement following the shock news about Philip Seymour Hoffman‘s death from an overdose. Here’s what he wrote: “I just read the news about mr. philip seymour hoffman, and against the advise of others; i had to write this open letter. i can’t stay quiet anymore about this… I am an alcoholic and a drug addict.–sb

 i am proud of the man who has addressed and admitted to himself, what was once a clouded denial”.SB