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Brittany Murphy’s Last Film, “Something Wicked,” Looks Campy As Hell

Actress Brittany Murphy died almost five whole years ago. On September 12th, the last film she worked on before her sudden death will finally be in theaters. “Something Wicked” is a horror film/psychological thriller that looks to be about a newly-engaged couple who are stalked by a psycho. Andm well, how do I put thi…

Jessica Wakeman / September 5, 2014

Lifetime’s Movie “The Brittany Murphy Story” Doesn’t Look Too Tasteless, I Guess?

Lifetime could have done worse with “The Brittany Murphy Story,” judging by the trailer for the made-for-TV movie airing this Saturday. The film follows the career, personal life and mysterious death of the “Clueless” actress, who passed away from a combination of pneumonia, anemia, and drugs at the age of 32. Her husband, the British…

Jessica Wakeman / September 4, 2014

A “Clueless”-Inspired Candle

I’ve seen many Virgin Mary candles in my day, but this is definitely the first Virgin Who Can’t Drive candle I’ve ever come across, and everything about it–from the “Clueless” quote to Brittany Murphy’s incredulous expression, is amazing. The perfect gift for anyone who worships at the altar of ’90s movies. [$12, The Mall]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 6, 2012

Star Couplings: Brittany Murphy’s Mom And Husband Were Too Close For Comfort

Brittany Murphy’s mom shared a bed with Simon Monjack after Brittany’s death. [Dlisted]
Jenny McCarthy, who dated Jim Carrey for five years, has a new man in her life, and she’s living with him after only two months. [PopEater]
Hilary Duff signed a prenup because her husband’s family is worth $500 million! Who knew?! [NY

Annika Harris / August 18, 2010

Star Couplings: Mold Might Have Killed Brittany Murphy And Husband

The Department of Public Health is now investigating the deaths of Brittany Murphy and Simon Monjack. [TMZ]
Christina Applegate showed off her baby bump at the “Cats & Dogs” premiere. [Starpulse.com]
It appears Sean Penn and model Jessica White are back on. [PopEater]…

Annika Harris / July 26, 2010

Simon Monjack Died Of The Exact Same Thing As Brittany Murphy

It turns out that Simon Monjack died from acute pneumonia and severe anemia, which were the exact same things that his wife Brittany Murphy died of five months prior! The Los Angeles County Coroner also said that there were some prescription drugs in his system—just like Murphy—but not in lethal levels. What are the chance…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 22, 2010

Simon Monjack — Brittany Murphy’s Husband — Found Dead

Only five months after the death of actress Brittany Murphy, her husband, British screenwriter Simon Monjack, 39, was found dead yesterday. The preliminary cause of death was natural causes, with some suggesting that a heart condition might be to blame. Monjack was found by Murphy’s mother Sharon, who also was the first to find her…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 24, 2010

Autopsy Reports For Brittany Murphy And Casey Johnson Are Surprising

The Los Angeles coroner’s office had a sadly busy day yesterday, releasing autopsy reports for both Brittany Murphy and Casey Johnson. Rumors had us believing that drug use played a part in both deaths, but that’s apparently not the case. The reports say that no illicit drugs were found in either woman’s system.

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 5, 2010

Star Couplings: Husband Says Brittany Murphy Didn’t Seem Really Sick

Simon Monjack says Brittany Murphy didn’t seem that sick before dying of pneumonia. [People]
Charlie Sheen will be charged with misdemeanor assault and felony menacing ahead of a court hearing on Monday. [Starpulse]
Keyshia Cole reportedly went into labor last night. [The Young, Black & Fabulous]…

Annika Harris / February 5, 2010

Quickies: Brittany Murphy’s Cause Of Death Determined & The Katie Couric Salary Dilemma

Sources say Brittany Murphy’s cause of death, pneumonia, could have been treated. Ya think? [TMZ]
Ever wondered how the “Man Vs. Food” guy, Adam Richman, cleanses his insides after a food challenge? He’s dishing on the subject. [Maxim]
The Orange County City Council in California has banned beer pong. Let’s see how that’s enforced. [F-Listed]…

Annika Harris / February 4, 2010

Brittany Murphy’s Final Movie Poster Freaks Us Out

After her mother found the 32-year-old actress unconscious in the shower, this artistic coincidence gives up major goosebumps. And we’re not the only ones spooked by this eerily prophetic movie poster for Brittany Murphy’s final flick, “Deadline”. The distribution company, Red Box, has recalled all 19,000 posters and is in the process of changing the…

Simcha / December 27, 2009

The Disturbing Last Movies Of Stars Who Died Young

As the sad, eerie story of Brittany Murphy really only starts unfolding, Renegade Pictures has just released a trailer for her final movie, “Abandoned.” Brittany’s performance in it is pretty intense. She plays a woman under psychiatric evaluation whose husband has vanished. [Ace Showbiz]

Has anyone noticed that in show business,…

Jessica Goldberg / December 23, 2009

Did Perez Hilton Predict Brittany Murphy’s Death?

It’s been 48 hours since I heard the news that Brittany Murphy—who I’ve loved since her days on that Disney Channel show, “The Torkelsons”—had died at the way, way too young age of 32 after cardiac arrest, and I’m still shocked. But there’s one person who isn’t: Perez Hilton. Earlier this month, he appeared o…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / December 22, 2009

Quickies: Producers Not Loving Brittany Murphy’s Husband & Lady Gaga Gets Naked With Kanye West

Producers describe Brittany Murphy’s husband as a con man. [Showbiz411.com]
Tour the most expensive college dorms. [New York Observer]
Shane Sparks, a judge on MTV’s “America’s Best Dance Crew,” is out on bail after being charged with eight counts of child molestation. [TMZ]…

Annika Harris / December 21, 2009

Foul Play Not Suspected In Death Of Brittany Murphy

I know he’s not actually happy about it, but something tells me Tiger Woods isn’t crying too many tears over Brittany Murphy’s tragic death at the young age of 32. After all, up until the news of her passing came out yesterday, his name had dominated headlines for the last two weeks. Seriously, up until…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 21, 2009

Brittany Murphy Dead At 32 Of Cardiac Arrest

TMZ reports actress Brittany Murphy died in Los Angeles of cardiac arrest this morning. She was only 32.

According to the L.A. Fire Department, a 911 call was placed at 8 a.m. this morning from a house belonging to her husband, Simon Monjack.

Sources then told TMZ that Brittany Murphy’s mom found…

Jessica Wakeman / December 20, 2009