She made her stage debut in a Broadway production of Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge in 1997, before appearing as Daisy Randone in Girl, Interrupted (1999) and as Lisa Swenson in Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999).The 2000s saw Murphy with roles in Don't Say a Word (2001) alongside Michael Douglas, and alongside Eminem in 8 Mile (2002), for which she gained critical recognition.Here, stars like stars to marry other stars." But "Factory Girl" director George Hickenlooper, who was friends with Murphy and almost cast her in the role of Edie Sedgwick instead of Sienna Miller, had more specific problems with Monjack.He said he asked Murphy to seriously consider her relationship with the British screenwriter. " ' Hickenlooper wrote in a comment on a Hollywood Eslewhere post about the couple. He held us literally to hostage and we were forced to settle with him as he held our production over a barrel." Hickenlooper goes on to say he posted this information on IMDB two years ago as a warning against Monjack, who he says was using the credit to solicit money from investors.The alleged serial killer is currently awaiting trial, and though Ashton has rarely spoken about his role in the chilling case, he’s expected to testify.(born Brittany Anne Bertolotti; November 10, 1977 – December 20, 2009), known professionally as Brittany Murphy, was an American actress and singer.
Murphy also voiced Luanne Platter on the animated television series King of the Hill (1997–2009).
"My problem is that I do not look like Ashton Kutcher," Monjack told the newspaper, referring to Murphy's ex boyfriend.
"Nor do they [the Hollywood elite] like the fact that she [Murphy] married someone who was not famous.
The victim had been stabbed 35 times in such a frenzied attack, that her head was almost severed from her body.
Michael Gargiulo (Photo Credit: CBS) After friends’ concerns about “Mike the furnace man” led police to Gargiulo, he was arrested and has since confessed to killing as many as 10 women.
Brittany Murphy was warned several times before her death about husband Simon Monjack's alleged fraudulent activities, but she reportedly refused to listen.