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Brittany Murphy Said Ashton Kutcher Was “Like Forrest Gump”

Who: Four-time Kids' Choice Award-nominated actor Ashton Kutcher, 43, and Teen Choice Award-nominated actress, Brittany Murphy, who passed away in 2009 at 32 years old. Though they initially met on the set of rom-com Just Married in early 2002, things didn't turn romantic until around October, after shooting had wrapped.
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A Brittany Murphy Docuseries Is Headed to HBO Max

Sometimes the last thing that happens in a person’s life shouldn’t be how they’re remembered, but depending on the circumstances of what happened and why there are those times when a celebrity’s reputation and legacy might be mired in controversy and suspicion. That’s a sad note to a life that was otherwise vibrant and quite successful since Brittany Murphy deserved a bit more than to be regarded by how she met her end. Unfortunately, the resulting autopsy that was deferred to begin with only made her demise and that of her husband, who passed only a short while later, appear even more suspicious. But the docuseries that’s coming to HBO Max won’t fixate entirely on the idea of how Murphy met her end, but how she lived and thrived in the spotlight up until her passing, which is a much more positive manner of looking at someone that brought quite a bit of joy to many people. It might sound like an attempt to remain blissfully ignorant, but at the same time, it’s an attempt to celebrate her life and allow the matter of her passing, which is close to 12 years in the past now, to finally settle as her successes are elevated above what some folks still see as a conspiracy.
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Brittany Murphy Documentary Coming From HBO Max and Blumhouse

Brittany Murphy broke out in a big way with her scene-stealing turn in Clueless – her second credited acting performance, but her first real speaking part. She had real screen presence and it felt like she was at the beginning of what would be a long, interesting career. Tragically, Murphy died only 14 years after her big break, with her cause of death officially listed as pneumonia, at the way-too-young age of 32. Murphy’s sudden, premature death led to several different conspiracy theories that have unfortunately overshadowed her life and career. Now, a two-part HBO Max documentary will explore Murphy’s life – and will also attempt to tackle the mysterious circumstances surrounding her death.
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Brittany Murphy docuseries ordered at HBO Max to explore ‘mysterious circumstances surrounding’ her death

Brittany Murphy’s once-promising life and tragic death are getting a second look in a two-part docuseries. HBO Max announced the untitled project Thursday, in conjunction with Blumhouse Television with new interviews, archival footage and “an in-depth, intimate character portrait exploring the life and career and mysterious circumstances surrounding” her death.
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Documentary series on actress Brittany Murphy ordered by HBO Max

HBO Max has ordered a two-part documentary series about late actress Brittany Murphy, which will explore the life, career and mysterious circumstances surrounding her death in 2009 at the age of 32. The docu-series will feature archival footage and new interviews with those closest to the Hollywood star. Murphy’s death...
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HBO Max Orders Brittany Murphy Documentary Series

HBO Max has ordered a documentary about the late actor Brittany Murphy. The two-part series hails from Blumhouse Television and Pyramid Productions. The documentary will explore the life and death of Murphy, who was best known for the film “Clueless” and whose other credits included “8 Mile,” “Just Married” and the Fox animated comedy series “King of the Hill.” She died in 2009 at the age of 32. Though her death was ruled an accident and determined to be the result of a combination of pneumonia and the effects of several over-the-counter drugs she had taken, the death one year later of her husband has fueled speculation about her passing.