Brittany Murphy

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What went wrong with the exploitative Brittany Murphy docuseries?
A new two-part HBO Max series on the Clueless actor’s shocking death at 32 in 2009 is less monument to her short life than exploitation of her death

Adrian Horton

14, Oct, 2021 @5:37 AM

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Lifetime of sin: ranking the US network’s musical biopics
From LiLo’s gravel-voiced Liz Taylor to a Whitney straight out of America’s Next Top Model, we rank Lifetime Movies’ made-for-TV ‘masterpieces’

Hannah Verdier

04, Sep, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Amber Tamblyn's Dark Sparkler: an unsettling meditation on early fame
The former child star performed her new book of poems with Yo La Tengo in New York, taking a gimlet-eyed aim at the pressures Hollywood places on women

Sarah Galo

08, Apr, 2015 @5:23 PM

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Brittany Murphy's father calls TV movie biopic 'hideous'

Ben Child: Angelo Bertolotti says Lifetime's The Brittany Murphy Story, about the late actor, is 'unauthorised and completely untrue'

Ben Child

04, Sep, 2014 @11:35 AM

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Brittany Murphy movie 'a murder mystery'
Lifetime’s biopic of the actor takes inspiration from later-discredited poisoning claims made by her father

Ben Child

26, Aug, 2014 @7:48 AM

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Brittany Murphy's final film to be released

Something Wicked, which was completed just before the star's death in 2009, is to have a belated premiere

Ben Child

18, Mar, 2014 @10:37 AM

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Brittany Murphy's mother: 'Poisoning claims a smear'

Sharon Murphy has rebutted claims by Brittany Murphy's father that their daughter was murdered in 2009 as 'inexcusable' and an 'insult'

Ben Child

26, Nov, 2013 @8:29 AM

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Brittany Murphy poisoning claims queried by toxicologist

New evidence presented by the father of the late star suggesting that Murphy was murdered has questioned by a leading toxicologist

Ben Child

20, Nov, 2013 @10:02 AM

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Brittany Murphy toxicology tests suggest heavy metal poisoning

Father commissions reports after 2009 death of troubled 8 Mile actor initially ruled as caused by pneumonia

Andrew Pulver

19, Nov, 2013 @10:03 AM

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Top 10 teen movies

'When you grow up, your heart dies' – or so they say. Here's the proof: from Heathers to Juno, the Guardian and Observer's critics pick the 10 best teen movies

01, Nov, 2013 @5:32 PM

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Simon Monjack, husband of Brittany Murphy, dies of heart attack
British scriptwriter, whose actor wife died five months ago, dies aged 39 at home in Los Angeles

Catherine Shoard and agencies

24, May, 2010 @9:24 AM

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Prescription drugs don't equal 'safe' drugs | Deborah Orr
Deborah Orr: Beware the doctor who doesn't administer medicines properly

Deborah Orr

11, Feb, 2010 @9:00 AM

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