In The New Yorker's fascinating exploration of Megan Phelps-Roper's decision to leave the Westboro Baptist Church, the granddaughter of church founder Fred Phelps reveals that her disenchantment with her family's beliefs sprung from their reaction to the death of Brittany Murphy in 2009. As Phelps-Roper tells reporter Adrian Chen, she... More »
Eddie Murphy will receive the 2015 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor this weekend at the Kennedy Center, and a whole host of comedy stars will align to honor him -- among them, Dave Chappelle, Kathy Griffin, Arsenio Hall, Brittany Howard, George Lopez, Sam Moore, Tracy Morgan, Kevin Nealon, Trevor Noah, Jay Pharoah, Joe Piscopo […]
Tracy Morgan will help salute Eddie Murphy as he receives the nation's top prize for humor at the Kennedy Center in Washington later this month. The Kennedy Center announced the addition of Morgan, Brittany Howard and George Lopez to the lineup Monday. Show More Summary
Even in the trailer for Girl Interrupted alone, Angelina Jolie stole the show with the memorable — if inaccurate — threat that she’d jam a pen in her neck and puncture her aorta. (Apart from Brittany Murphy’s rotisserie chicken addict character, does anyone really remember anything else from that movie?) …Read More
What would a Meryl Streep biopic even be about? Moreover, what would it look like if made in the vein of Lifetime's Whitney Houston and Brittany Murphy movies? Christina Applegate, who looks like "she's not even trying," provides a sample of that in a new Funny or Die video that spoofs the network's try-hard celebrity docudramas. Show More Summary
Everyone's favorite '90s flick, "Clueless," was released 20 years ago this past weekend. The movie starred Alicia Silverstone and put now famous stars like Paul Rudd and the late Brittany Murphy on the map. The story of a beautiful blonde navigating high school as a popular student was a sleeper hit that ended up grossing $56 million in the US alone. Show More Summary
Everyone's favorite 90's flick "Clueless" was released 20 years ago this past weekend. The movie starred Alicia Silverstone and put now-famous stars like Paul Rudd and the late Brittany Murphy on the map. The story of a beautiful blonde navigating high school as a popular student was a sleeper hit that ended up grossing $56 million in the U.S. Show More Summary
The 90’s wouldn’t have been complete without the film Clueless, starring Alicia Silverstone, Brittany Murphy, Paul Rudd, and Jeremy Sisto. Now a work of nostalgia, and for many a guilty pleasure, Clueless provided us with and endless...Show More Summary
All we see is abs! Fabulous, fabulous abs! Ashley Tisdale's abdominal muscles are out of control on the cover of Health magazine! [ Related: Ashley Tisdale Called Out For Terrible Parking Job ] You can tell she really puts in work! Though it may be hard to focus on anything but her fit figure, the actress also talks about [...]
Sawyer Sweeten. Jonathan Brandis. Lee Thompson Young. Dana Plato. Corey Haim. Brittany Murphy. What is it about child stars that put them at risk for being troubled — even suicidal — later in life?
Brittany Murphy was found unconscious in her shower, sick with pneumonia, four different drugs in her system. The actress' death in 2009 was sudden and mysterious and ugly, but posthumous magazine covers showed her looking glamorous, her struggles hidden.
It’s sad how Eminem getting down with Brittany Murphy on screen basically put a hold on rabbit monikers in the music world. Of course, we should pay unspoken homage to those kick-ass rap battles in which the fictional Slim Shady makes...Show More Summary
It’s peculiar that Lifetime once branded itself as “television for women” when its programs, particularly its celebrity biopics, are only concerned with the men in their subjects’ lives. Brittany Murphy, Aaliyah, and Whitney HoustonShow More Summary
Following the, let’s call it, “success?” of previous biopics like Liz & Dick, The Brittany Murphy Story, and Aaliyah: The Princess Of R&B, Lifetime has debuted the trailer for its latest look at scandal-ridden celebrity. Whitney, actress...Show More Summary
After the travesties that were Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B and The Brittany Murphy Story, we had lost all faith in Lifetime biopics about dead female celebrities. And yet here comes the trailer for Whitney to change our minds. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Whitney Houston Yaya DaCosta
Lifetime has a reputation for toeing the line of good taste, but this is just … ugh. The network behind previously aired controversial Made For TV movies about the demise of Brittany Murphy, the disappearance of Natalie Holloway and the Amanda Knox trial, to name a few, has just signed on Raymond Cruz to play [...]
Look at these beauties! Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, and Rebel Wilson are giving some ?Pitch Perfect 2 adorableness on this week's Entertainment Weekly cover! The stars look downright gorgeous, but it's what they revealed on the inside that caught our attention… Details about the plot of the Elizabeth Banks-directed sequel! [ Video: Anna Kendrick Sings Christmas Carols For [...]
Today would have been the late Brittany Murphy's 37th birthday. We can't believe she's already been gone for five years… So in honor of what would have been the actress' celebratory day, we've gathered five little known facts about her — to make you smile and scratch your head all at the same time! Like, did you know [...]
Lifetime is premiering “Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B” on November 15th and the hate is already spreading through social media. After the Brittany Murphy biopic flopped, the negative social chatter should be expected. But there’s oneShow More Summary
Dying with dignity is a universal human right and choice. At age 29, Brittany Murphy chose to exercise that right and have a good peaceful death. The post A Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard Chooses to Die With Dignity. appeared first on The Good Men Project.