Brittany Murphy – Simon Monjack possible cause of death: mold

This parasitic fungus has the ability to attack the breathing system.

The American actress Brittany Murphy and her husband, Simon Monjack, died within five months of each other, and both deaths were initially put into pneumonia.

The two deaths are now investigated by the Department of Public Health in Los Angeles, and mold is considered a relevant factor for the respiratory health systems of the two artists.

The presence of mold in the West Hollywood Hills residence of the couple was seen by police officers since December 2009, when they were investigating the circumstances of death of actress Brittany Murphy, but at that time, it was considered “a factor”.

Sharon Murphy, the mother of Brittany Murphy, allowed U.S. investigators to examine again the victims residence. Monjack Simon’s mother decided to leave Europe and move back in the United States to be present while investigation occurs.

Recently, Roger Neal, Simon Monjack’s press officer, confirmed that Simon needed a bypass intervention, but it was postponed because he was – professionally – too busy.

Brittany Murphy, known for her roles in “Clueless” and “8 Mile”, has died at the age of 32 following a cardiac arrest on December 20, 2009. She was discovered in the bathroom of her residence in Hollywood Hills.

According to forensic experts, in her blood was discovered a combination of medicines with and without prescription. The doctors didn’t detect any drugs in Brittany’s bloodstream.

Her husband, screenwriter Simon Monjack has been found dead in his home in LA, five months after her death.

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Autopsy findings in case of Brittany Murphy’s death

Moreover, the autopsy result was released Thursday by the Los Angeles County Coroner, and answered questions that swirled about her sudden and tragic death.

It seemed that Murphy, 32, the star of “8 Mile” and “Clueless”, was suffering from pneumonia when she collapsed and died in the shower of her California home on Dec. 21, 2009, the autopsy showed.

Nevertheless, the autopsy found “multiple drug intoxication” due to medications, said coroner’s spokesman Craig Harvey.

Consequently, her death was ruled accidental, he said, and a full autopsy report was expected in two weeks.

Brittany Murphy Funeral Planned For Christmas Eve

The funeral for the actress, who died at age 32 Sunday, is scheduled for Christmas Eve, and is said to be “strictly private”. Considering the rumors, so far,no public memorial has been announced.

While Brittany’s family is making sure no unexpected guests crash the funeral’ rumor say a security team will be in place at the ceremony later today but for now it’s unclear how many officers will be patrolling the area.

Moreover, on Tuesday confidential investigators notes revealed copious prescription drugs found by Murphy’s bedside and other details. At this point, we may know more from toxicology screenings about whether the various medications found in Murphy’s home contributed to her death or not.

The L.A. Coroner’s office released a statement later Tuesday night, chastising the leak: “it is the policy and practice of the Department of Coroner to only release detailed information in cases where the final cause of death has been determined and the case investigation has been completed and closed by the Deputy Medical Examiner.”

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Simon Monjack’s world it’s destroyed !!

Brittany Murphy’s husband talk for the first time about the circumstances of her death.
Screenwriter Simon Monjack gave the first statements after his wife death. Monjack also said that Brittany had been sick lately but nothing badly. “She had laryngitis,” he said, nothing she had seen a doctor. “She had been tired at the end of the year. She had made a couple movies.”

Monjack talked about the fact that the community offered an outpouring of love and condolences for Murphy – and one message, in particular, was very moving to him.
One of those messages were from Ashton Kutcher : “2day the world lost a little piece of sunshine. My deepest condolences go out 2 Brittany’s family, her husband, & her amazing mother Sharon. see you on the other side kid.”

Moreover, Monjack said about Ashton : “I loved what Ashton wrote on Twitter. It was comforting to me,” Monjack told Access Hollywood, adding he did not know his wife’s former “Just Married” co-star personally. “I couldn’t have said it better.”

As far as what happened inside the actress’ home early Sunday, when Murphy was found unresponsive in the shower, Monjack said up to that point, it had just been “a regular day and also that Brittany’s mother, Sharon, went into the bathroom because she had been in there a long time. Her mom screamed for me and I ran. Then called 911,” said the hurt husband.

Ed Winter, Los Angeles County Assistant Chief Coroner, said that the actress’ death “appears to be natural at this time”.On Sunday, an autopsy was being conducted on Monday to determine the exact cause of death. Only after the toxicological tests we will know the real causes of actress death.

Rumor has it that Murphy was fired from “The Caller” movie distribution, also her spokesman said that the contract interruption was due to some differences upon creativity. When Murphy and her husband came back to L.A. she lost knowledge and was taken to the hospital.

Brittany Murphy : a star who hasn’t shine enough.RIP 1977-2009

Brittany Murphy’s death is no hoax. She died from a cardiac arrest on Sunday morning. She was only 32 years old. For months there have been rumors of celebrity death that usually start on Sundays. Unfortunately, this rumor came true for actress Brittany Murphy.
Usually, when someone who is young and in good health goes into cardiac arrest, it is because of some event or some foreign substance that enters the body and gets into the bloodstream. For example, a bullet can cause cardiac arrest – and a lot of bleeding. A traumatic event can cause a heart attack and be fatal. And, yes, drugs taken improperly can also result in cardiac arrest.We may never know just what caused Brittany Murphy to go into cardiac arrest, nor do we need to know. She is, sadly, dead!

It’s always tragic when someone so young dies, whether it be at home or on a battlefield thousands of miles away. It’s even more tragic if you ultimately learn that the death could have been prevented – either by a medical screening or an Act of Congress to stop all pointless and losing wars, like the two we are currently involved in now.
She was found collapsed in the bathroom by her mother, Sharon Murphy. The firefighters applied resuscitation maneuvers,but with no success.

Murphy was transported to the hospital after the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a call at 8 a.m. at the home she shared with her husband, British screenwriter Simon Monjack, in the Hollywood Hills. The young woman was taken to the Medical Cedars- Sinai Center, were doctors declared her death at the local hour 10:04.
It’s rumored that the LAPD will make an investigation to establish the circumstances of the death.

Actors from Hollywood immediately started to send their condolences to the family and friends. Among those who immediately reported her death on Twitter and share their regrets were Lindsay Lohan, Jessica Simpson, Hilary Duff and Ashton Kutcher.
“In this moments of sadness ,the family wishes thank to everyone for their support and the love shown. It’s their wish that the familiy’s privacy to be respected” said Murphy’s publicist, Nicole Perna.

Murphy’s first screen credit was a role on the CBS sitcom “Murphy Brown,” when she was in her early teens, but her career took off in earnest when she was cast as Tai in the 1995 comedy “Clueless,” opposite Alicia Silverstone. She went on to star in such films as the Eminem vehicle “8 Mile,” “Girl Interrupted,” and “Sin City”; for more than a decade, she also provided the voice of Luanne Platter on Fox’s “King of the Hill.”