Daily Archives: December 20, 2009

Brittany Murphy Dead

Brittany Murphy at Australian premiere of "Happy Feet".

The death of Brittany Murphy at age 32 came as a shock to many of her fans because she had such a promising career. For those who don’t know Brittany Murphy, she starred in Just Married, Clueless, 8 Mile, and several others. She also provided the voice of one penguin in Happy Feet. Add music to her list of accomplishments in her career.

Her mother found her unconscious in the shower earlier this morning. She was immediately rushed to Cedar-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles where she died at 10:04 a.m.  Pacific Time (or 1:04 p.m. here on the east coast), according to TMZ. Along with her fans and mother, she leaves behind Simon Sonjack, her husband of two years, to mourn her death.