Brittany Murphy died of cardiac arrest early Sunday morning, after her mother had found her unconscious in the shower, according to a report by TMZ. The actress was 32.


It is reported that a call went out to 911 from Murphy’s Los Angeles home at 8 a.m. Attempts to revive her were not successful. A spokesperson for Cedars Sinai Medical Center confirmed to PEOPLE that Murphy died at the facility Sunday at 10:04 a.m.

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Actress Brittany Murphy was pronounced dead this morning after going into cardiac-arrest in her Los Angeles home. The 32-year-old actress starred as “Alex” opposite of Eminem in his hit 2002 autobiographical film, 8 Mile. Murphy’s husband Simon Monjack placed a call to 911 around 8:00 am in the morning of December 20. The actress was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical, where she was pronounced dead on arrival. Brittany Murphy first gained attention on the screen in 1996’s movie “Clueless,” which starred Alicia Silverstone. Murphy also starred in movies like Sin City and Just Married, in addition to doing extensive voice over work.

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