Forty-five years old, Breckin Meyer, tweeted on the 10th death anniversary of Brittany Murphy a GIF of her and himself. He captioned the GIF image that Murphy was a cute little angel who left the world way too early. He further wrote that Travis kissed Tai on her forehead because Meyer always thought of Murphy as his sister.
Character Travis comes from an Amy Heckerling directed movie, Clueless. The movie followed wealthy teenagers living in Beverly Hills. Murphy portrayed Tai, who caught his eyes. Alicia Silverstone, Donald Faison, Paul Rudd, Jeremy Sisto, and Stacey Dash also starred in the movie.
Late Brittany Murphy died on 20th December 2009. The twenty-four years old was suffering from flu-like symptoms for a while. She was at her home in Hollywood Hills. While in her bathroom, she collapsed in the arms of her mother, Sharon, and her husband, Simon Monjack, complaining that she could not catch her breath.
Shortly after her death, the reports came in. L. A. County coroner announced that Murphy had died because of pneumonia followed by anemia. She also had several intoxications due to the prescription and over-the-counter medication. This report was given by Coroner Asst. Chief Ed Winter to PEOPLE.
Her body did not have any illegal drugs. It was all prescribed drugs along with over-the-counter medications. After her daughter’s death, Sharon also died in the same bathroom that Murphy died in just after five months. she was only 40 years old. LAPD Commander Andrew Smith told PEOPLE that it was all a sad case.
Months after Murphy’s death, Simon Monjack opened up about his feelings surrounding his wife’s death. He said that he has seen many things in his life. He has seen sunsets from five continents. His life was what he dreamed it would be had he been with her. He also said that he would give up anything to get one day with Brittany.
Brittany Murphy was known for her performance in Clueless and 8-Miles with Eminem. She also worked with Angelina Jolie in her film Girl, Interrupted. Along with this, she had also worked in Little Black Book and Just Married.