What Happened Brittany Murphy: Brittany Murphy died in her home in 2009, nearly 12 years after she was found unconscious. Her death continues to be shrouded in mystery.
The release of a new documentary, What Happened, Brittany Murphy?, which will air on HBO Max on October 14th, provides more chilling details about Murphy’s final days and her relationship with her husband, Simon Monjack (40), who, strangely enough, died just five months after her from the same causes as Murphy.
The docuseries, produced by Blumhouse Television, delves deeper into Monjack’s murky history, which includes interviews with the actor’s mother, Linda, and brother, James, as well as his former fiancée, Elizabeth Ragsdale, who claims he lied to her about his identity.
Ragsdale and Monjack had a brief flirtation, which was documented in the series, before being engaged. Ragsdale fell pregnant shortly after, and Monjack ordered that she give birth in the United States. After learning she was four months pregnant, he paid for her airline tickets to New York and informed her that she might expect him to see her there.
“When I arrived at my small New York studio, I dialled his phone number and he answered. I said, ‘Simon, I’ve made it to…,’ and before I could finish the sentence, he disconnected the phone line from me. He abandoned me while I was pregnant with his child “Ragsdale expresses himself in the documentary.
Brittany Murphy, an actress who was only 32 years old at the time of her death, died suddenly and strangely in December 2009. Even though the Clueless actress’s official cause of death was pneumonia, it was discovered that she was anaemic and that she was using a cocktail of legal pharmaceuticals at the time of her death.
Murphy’s marriage was further hampered when her husband, English playwright and producer Simon Monjack, died from pneumonia and anaemia barely six months later, at the age of 40, adding to the complications.
New facts regarding Murphy’s death, which occurred 12 years ago, is being revealed in the new HBO documentary, What Happened to Brittany Murphy? Some of the new facts were revealed to People magazine ahead of the film’s debut on October 14, including a weird narrative from Monjack’s history. Continue reading to learn more about the documentary as well as Murphy’s “bizarre” death.
Despite the fact that Brittany Murphy’s mystery 2009 death continues to confound fans, the upcoming HBO Max documentary “What Happened, Brittany Murphy?” offers numerous new information regarding the “Clueless” star’s untimely, unexpected passing.
It was reported by People that the documentary will explore her marriage to British producer Simon Monjack, who passed away in 2011.
A combination of pneumonia, anaemia and numerous drug abuse led to Murphy’s death in December 2009 at the age of 32, according to his family. Monjack, who was 40 at the time of his death, died in a similar manner just five months later.
Makeup artist Trista Jordan, who collaborated with the “Uptown Girls” star on her most recent film, “Something Wicked,” appears in the documentary and admits that Murphy’s appearance was a shaky experience.
“Her eyes were so sunken, and she just appeared to be in such a bad mood,” Jordan stated in an interview with People. “She didn’t seem like herself. She was in excruciating discomfort. She couldn’t stand up because she had Bambi’s legs.”