‘Nuanced’ Brittany Murphy documentary coming to HBO Max

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The lifetime of the late actress- singer Brittany Murphy is the topic of a two-part documentary coming to HBO Max, that includes new interviews with individuals closest to the star and marking the streaming service’s first take care of Blumhouse Tv.

Pyramid Productions is coproducing the documentary, which HBO Max stated will “transcend the conspiracy theories and headlines” as a personality portrait exploring Murphy’s life, burgeoning profession and curious loss of life.

“I agreed to do that movie, as a result of I feel it’s a disgrace that Brittany’s promising life and profession has been eclipsed by the circumstances of her loss of life,” director Cynthia Hill stated in an announcement Thursday. “I feel it’s necessary to have fun Brittany’s expertise as we battle to elucidate the tragic circumstances of her and Simon’s deaths.”

Murphy and husband Simon Monjack, who wed in 2007, died inside six months of each other: Dec. 20, 2009, and Could 23, 2010, respectively. Murphy died of sudden cardiac arrest at age 32 after being discovered unconscious within the toilet of their Hollywood Hills residence. The coroner stated she died of pneumonia exacerbated by anemia and a dangerous mixture of medicines.

Jennifer O’Connell, HBO Max’s government vice chairman for nonfiction and live-action household programming, known as the upcoming documentary “an elevated, nuanced depiction of a sensational story.”

The venture, at present in manufacturing, is untitled thus far. No launch date has been set but.

Murphy was greatest recognized for her roles in “Clueless, “Simply Married,” “8 Mile,” “Comfortable Ft” and “Drop Lifeless Beautiful.” She additionally voiced Luanne on “King of the Hill” for 13 years.

Brittany Murphy with Eminem in 2002's "8 Mile."

Brittany Murphy with Eminem in 2002’s “8 Mile.”

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“It’s too surprising and too quick,” Murphy’s father, Angelo Bertolotti, instructed The Occasions in 2009, instantly after her loss of life. “It simply doesn’t make sense to me. As we converse, I’m watching an image of her. I simply can’t imagine it. Can’t persuade myself she’s gone.” He stated on the time that he hadn’t spoken to his daughter in about three years.

Monjack was discovered lifeless at their home months later. His reason for loss of life was additionally given as pneumonia.

Years later, a non-public toxicology end result procured by Murphy’s father — who reportedly sued to get the actress’ hair samples — sparked tales in 2013 alleging that the 2 had been poisoned, although not less than one professional declared the lab’s conclusion “ridiculous.” Murphy’s mom, Sharon Murphy, additionally discounted the speculation.

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