Top Stories

Brittany Murphy: Dead at 32 From Cardiac Arrest

Brittany Murphy: Dead at 32 From Cardiac Arrest

Actress Brittany Murphy died of cardiac arrest on Sunday morning at the age of 32.

TMZ reports Brittany‘s mom discovered her unconscious in the shower.

The Associated Press reports that the Los Angeles Fire Department then responded to a 911 call from the home of screenwriter Simon Monjack, Brittany‘s husband. She was pronounced dead at Cedars Sinai Medical Center.

Brittany has starred in many films such as Clueless, 8 Mile and Riding in Cars with Boys.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Brittany‘s family and friends.

UPDATE: Brittany‘s family via her rep says, “The sudden loss of our beloved Brittany is a terrible tragedy. She was our daughter, our wife, our love and a shining star. We ask you to respect our privacy at this time.”

Like Just Jared on Facebook

JJ Links Around The Web

Jason Merritt/Getty
  • Find out what happened when this SNL star impersonated Rihanna - US Weekly
  • Mama June is making some big threats - TMZ
  • Read the latest KUWTK recap - Gossip Cop
  • Kristen Stewart stepped out during the holiday weekend - Just Jared Jr
  • Yikes - Michelle Duggar made some extremely offensive comments - Radar
  • OMG what happened to Cersei on Game of Thrones!? - Huffington Post
  • Big casting news for Reese Witherspoon - Lainey Gossip
  • June's most anticipated films are right around the corner - The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here