Actress Brittany Murphy Dies Aged 32
9:26pm UK, Sunday December 20, 2009
Neal Walker, Sky News Online
Actress Brittany Murphy has died aged 32, a Los Angeles hospital spokesman has confirmed.
Brittany Murphy starred alongside Eminem in '8 Mile' in 2002
Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre spokeswoman Sally Stewart would not provide a cause of death, or any other information.
Murphy's publicist, Nicole Perna, released a statement regarding her death.
"In this time of sadness, the family thanks you for your love and support," she said. "It is their wish that you respect their privacy."
Website TMZ.com says Murphy suffered a cardiac arrest at a home listed as belonging to her husband, Simon Monjack....