Brittany Anne Murphy-Monjack was a singer and actress from the United States. In 1997, she made her Broadway debut in a production of Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge. Her breakthrough role in Clueless was as Tai Frasier, followed by supporting roles in independent films such as Freeway and Bongwater. Murphy gained critical acclaim in the 2000s for her roles in Don't Say a Word with Michael Douglas and 8 Mile with Eminem. Something Wicked, her final film, was released in April 2014.
Murphy died of pneumonia on December 20, 2009, at the age of 32.
Murphy made her Broadway debut in 1997 as Catherine in Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge revival. She co-starred in the 1995 film Clueless with Amy Heckerling and Reese Witherspoon. Murphy has also appeared in television shows such as Party of Five, Boy Meets World, and Murder One.
Brittany Murphy has appeared in films such as Don't Say a Word, 8 Mile, and Uptown Girls Something Wicked, her final film, was released in 2014. Murphy left The Caller production in November 2009 after being replaced by Rachelle Lefevre.
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