Brittany Murphy

Skye McCole Bartusiak, an actress perhaps best known for playing Mel Gibson's daughter in "The Patriot" was found dead in her Houston home. (credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images Entertainment)

21-Year-Old Actress Who Played Mel Gibson’s Daughter In ‘The Patriot’ Found Dead

Skye McCole Bartusiak’s mother said the actress had been healthy and did not drink or do drugs and the family did not yet know a cause of death.


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New Toxicology Report Suggests Actress Brittany Murphy May Have Been Poisoned

A new toxicology report suggests rat poison may have killed actress Brittany Murphy.


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Brittany Murphy’s Father Sues LAPD, Coroner Over Daughter’s Death Investigation

The father of actress Brittany Murphy sued the Los Angeles Police Department and the coroner’s office, alleging the investigation into his daughter’s death was mishandled.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/13/2012

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Brittany Murphy’s Mother Claims ‘Toxic Mold’ Killed Her Daughter, Son-In-Law

Brittany Murphy’s mother claims toxic mold found in her daughter’s Hollywood home killed Brittany and her son-in-law, according to TMZ.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/19/2011