Brittany Anne Murphy-Monjack, an American actress and singer, died under unknown circumstances in December 2009.
Clueless (1995), Freeway (1996), and Bongwater (1998) were just a few of Murphy’s breakout roles; she also starred in the drama Uptown Girls (2003).
Fans of Murphy want to know the truth about suicide rumors, drug overdose speculation, and Murphy’s loved ones.
Has Brittany Murphy Taken Her Own Life?
The news of actress and singer Brittany Murphy’s untimely death sent shock waves throughout the globe. Murphy died in 2009, at the age of 32, just before the holiday season.
Brittany was discovered unconscious in her home’s bathroom in December 2009.
She and her mother-in-law, Sharon, shared a home with her husband, Simon. Murphy was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles. At 10 a.m., she was officially declared deceased.
The police quickly began looking into her death, and many people claimed suicide was to blame.
Murphy’s death was the result of her illness, therefore dispelling those misconceptions.
The documentary What Happened, Brittany Murphy?
The documentary illustrates that Murphy became famous when the industry was struggling. The media in the 1990s and 2000s were notoriously sexist.
One of Murphy’s pals in the show admits that Hollywood execs told her she wasn’t “not fuckable” enough to get a main role, prompting the character to consider a hair color and weight change.
As a result of all the criticism, Murphy felt exposed and insecure. According to the show, she fell for Simon Monjack, a manipulative scam artist.
Brittany Murphy’s half-brother finally speaks out after 10 years, claiming that she was murdered. From the Daily Mail:
Murphy and Simon tied the knot back in 2007. Murphy and her mother moved in with him.
Eventually, Simon began isolating Murphy from her companions and opening fire. He ended all communication with her, reduced her budget, and began acting as her manager, publicist, and even cosmetician. In
After Simon starred in one of Murphy’s films in November 2009, she was dismissed.
Even after Murphy’s mother passed away, Simon continued to live with her.
When Simon said an autopsy report wasn’t necessary in Murphy’s case, questions were raised about his motives. Many rumors and speculations concerning Brittany’s death were sparked by the statement.
Murphy, who was 32 years old, reportedly died of pneumonia, an iron deficiency, and a heroin overdose.
On May 23, 2010, nearly six months after Murphy’s passing, her husband too passed away due to pneumonia and anemia.
On November 10, 1977, Murphy was born to parents Angelo Bertolotti and Sharon Murphy.
Her father, Angelo Bertolotti, was Italian, while her mother, Angela, was of Irish and Slovak ancestry. When she was just two years old, her parents divorced.
Brittany Murphy Monjack – Our Precious Daughter, Wife, and Angel to All. So reads the inscription on her gravestone. She was laid to rest in Los Angeles, California, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. From the Daily Mail:
Murphy was one of three children raised by her mother in Edison, New Jersey; the other two were much older brothers.
Before her union with Simon Monjack Murphy and Joe Macaluso announced their engagement in May of 2007. Unfortunately, the couple broke up in 2006.
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