Simon Monjack
British writer, director, producer
Simon Monjack
Simon Mark Monjack was an English screenwriter, film director, film producer and make-up artist. He was the widower of American actress Brittany Murphy.
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Brittany Murphy Cause Of Death In Question After New Report Allegedly Suggests Poisoning
Huffington Post - over 3 years
Brittany Murphy's cause of death has come into question following a lab report that allegedly suggests the actress may have been poisoned. Murphy died in 2009 at the age of 32. Her death, which was concluded to be accidental, was attributed to multiple drug intoxication, pneumonia and "iron deficiency anemia." Five months later, her husband, Simon Monjack, was also found dead. The 40-year-old was said to have also died of pneumonia and anemia. Last year, Murphy's father, Angelo Bertolotti, sued the Los Angeles Coroner’s Office and the Los Angeles Police Department to get further toxicology reports, according to The Hollywood Reporter. He accused the departments of "failure to conduct toxicology tests on the specimens" of hair and attested "his daughter’s death was incorrectly determined to have been allegedly caused by pneumonia and anemia.” After Bertolotti filed the lawsuit, Julia Davis, a screenwriter who worked for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and was working on ...
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Brittany Murphy Dies At 32: Death Certificate Changed - Post Chronicle
Google News - over 5 years
Brittany Murphy's mom and Brittany Murphy's husband Simon Monjack looked devastated. Sharon Murphy told Larry King that Brittany Murphy's final words were "Mom, I'm dying," she said the morning of her death. Monjack did most of the talking on the show,
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Brittany Murphy és férje halálát gomba okozta - MIX online
Google News - over 5 years
2007 májusában Simon Monjack brit forgatókönyvíró egy zsidó magánszertartás keretében vette feleségül. A házaspár állítólag filmet tervezett készíteni DM Thomas The White Hotel című regénye alapján. Brittany és Simon öt hónap különbséggel hasonlóan
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Brittany Murphy und Simon Monjack: Todesursache Schimmel? - RTL Online
Google News - over 5 years
Immer noch wirft der Tod von Schauspielerin Brittany Murphy und Simon Monjack Fragen auf. Und es wird immer mysteriöser. Verschiedene US-Medien wie 'Tmz.com' berichten, dass ein Schimmelpilz im gemeinsamen Haus die Ursache für die Lungenentzündung der
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Brittany Murphys Ehemann geht leer aus - RTL Online
Google News - over 5 years
Der Ehemann der im Dezember gestorbenen Schauspielerin, Drehbuchautor Simon Monjack, werde in dem Testament nicht berücksichtigt, berichtet ‚tmz.com'. Monjack hatte dem Internetdienst nach der Hochzeit im Mai 2007 bereits erzählt, dass Murphy und er
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“Clueless” Stars- 16 Years Later… - StarsEntertainment.com
Google News - over 5 years
Her husband, Simon Monjack, similarly, died in a sudden accident four months later. Paul Rudd. He has starred in movies like “Knocked Up”, “I Love You, Man”, and “Role Models”. He can be next seen starring in “Our Idiot Brother” which is being released
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Schwarzenegger tem filho fora do casamento; veja outros casos - Terra Brasil
Google News - almost 6 years
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411mania.com Interviews: Luke Goss - 411mania.com
Google News - almost 6 years
I fell in love with it, four and a half years of theatre in London, two and a half years in the West End. But then I did this movie about a drug addict called Two Days, Nine Lives directed by the late director Simon Monjack and fell in love with film
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ARTS, BRIEFLY; Funeral Is Held For Brittany Murphy
NYTimes - about 7 years
Family members paid their final respects to the actress Brittany Murphy at a private funeral held on Thursday afternoon at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Los Angeles, The Associated Press reported. Ms. Murphy, 32, who appeared in films including ''Clueless'' and ''8 Mile,'' died on Sunday after going into cardiac arrest at her home; a cause of death
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Brittany Murphy, Actress in 'Clueless,' Dies at 32
NYTimes - about 7 years
Brittany Murphy, the perpetually perky and slightly quirky actress who worked her way up from supporting parts to romantic leads after her breakout role in the film ''Clueless,'' died Sunday in Los Angeles. She was 32. Ed Winter, an assistant chief coroner in Los Angeles County, told The Associated Press that Ms. Murphy apparently collapsed in the
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FILM REVIEW; Warhol's Anointed Starlet, Drowning in the Glitterati
NYTimes - about 10 years
It's not entirely inappropriate that ''Factory Girl,'' George Hickenlooper's biography of Edie Sedgwick, the most glamorous of Andy Warhol's so-called superstars, should suggest a magazine layout masquerading as a film. The world through which Sedgwick blazed and burned out was one that lived and died by the camera. It existed to be seen and
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NEIGHBORHOOD REPORT: GRAMERCY PARK; Kicking Out the Rock Star Ghosts And Selling Off the Doorknobs
NYTimes - about 12 years
Over the last 80 years, the Gramercy Park Hotel has sheltered Babe Ruth, a young John F. Kennedy, Joe Strummer of the Clash and many other notables. But none have left their mark on the hotel as much as Frank Long, a big and genial man from Dayton, Ohio. Mr. Long is president of International Content Liquidations, and although he and his crew will
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Simon Monjack
    FORTIES
  • 2010
    Age 39
    Died on May 23, 2010.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 2010
    Age 39
    Monjack was found dead on 23 May 2010 in his house in Hollywood, according to the Los Angeles County coroner's office.
    More Details Hide Details Law enforcement sources say the Los Angeles Fire Department was called there for a medical emergency after Murphy's mother, Sharon, found Monjack unconscious in the master bedroom around 9:20 pm, and then called 911. Paramedics arrived; Monjack was pronounced dead at 9:45 pm after suffering a fatal heart attack. The coroner's report found the cause of Monjack's death to be acute pneumonia and severe anemia, similar to the causes attributed to his wife's death five months earlier in the same house. He was buried next to Murphy at Forest Lawn cemetery in the Hollywood Hills.
    In January 2010, Monjack's mother, Linda Monjack, told People that her son was "unwell, and the doctors are carrying out tests.
    More Details Hide Details On whether he has a heart problem, it is not really for me to say, you must ask him, but yes, there have been health problems in the past. I believe it's common knowledge, and it's been in the press that he had a slight heart attack a week before Brittany's death."
  • 2007
    Age 36
    In February 2007, Monjack was arrested and spent nine days in jail, facing deportation, because his visa to the United States had expired.
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  • 2006
    Age 35
    In 2006, Coutts Bank successfully sued Monjack, who had been evicted from four homes, for $470,000.
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  • 2005
    Age 34
    In 2005, warrants were issued for Monjack's arrest in Virginia on charges of credit card fraud, but the charges were later dropped.
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  • 2001
    Age 30
    Monjack married Simone Bienne in Las Vegas in November 2001; they separated five months later, and were divorced in 2006. That year, he met actress Brittany Murphy (although he claimed to have met her when she was a teenager and stayed in touch). In April 2007, they married in a private Jewish ceremony at their Los Angeles home.
    More Details Hide Details The couple did not announce their engagement beforehand and rarely made public appearances together before their marriage. On 20 December 2009, Murphy died after collapsing in their bathroom. The cause was later revealed to be pneumonia, with secondary factors of iron-deficiency anemia and multiple prescription drug intoxication.
  • TWENTIES
  • 2000
    Age 29
    Monjack directed, produced, and wrote the B-movie Two Days, Nine Lives in 2000.
    More Details Hide Details He received story credit for the 2006 biographical film Factory Girl about Warhol actress/model Edie Sedgwick. Director George Hickenlooper contended that "Monjack had nothing to do with Factory Girl" and that "he filed a frivolous lawsuit against us making bogus claims that we had stolen his script. He held us literally hostage and we were forced to settle with him as he held our production over a barrel." Monjack denied these claims. In 2007, E! News reported that Monjack was slated to direct a film adaptation of D. M. Thomas's novel about Sigmund Freud, The White Hotel, with Brittany Murphy cast in a leading role.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1970
    Born
    Born on March 9, 1970.
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