Village Idiot for 3 Jan 2009, Brittany Murphy

Brittany Murphy has Died

Brittany Murphy died of cardiac arrest earlier today. TMZ reports "A 911 call was made at 8:00 AM from a home in Los Angeles that is listed as belonging to her husband, Simon Monjack, the Los Angeles City Fire Department tells TMZ. We're told Murphy was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center where she was pronounced dead on arrival." It is believed Brittany's death may be due to an addiction to prescription drugs after numerous plastic surgery operations.