05/24/2010 // Los Angeles // TiffNews10
Los Angeles (WiredPRNews.com) – The husband of late actress Brittany Murphy was found dead over the weekend. As reported by the Associated Press (AP), Simon Monjack, 39, was found dead Sunday night in the Los Angeles home he shared with Murphy, who was found unresponsive in the home last December. Murphy, who starred in films such as “Clueless,” “Happy Feet,” and “Don’t Say a Word” was 32 at the time of her death, which was reportedly caused by pneumonia.
As noted in the report, Monjack’s death appeared to be due to natural causes according to Los Angeles County Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter. An autopsy has reportedly been scheduled for Tuesday, and toxicology tests have also been planned.
Monjack was credited as a film director and producer.
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