Brittany Murphy’s husband found dead

Simon Monjack dies in Los Angeles home

The husband of late actress Brittany Murphy’s, British screenwriter Simon Monjack, has been found dead in his Los Angeles home yesterday (May 23). He was 39.

Police are currently investigating at the scene, while Sergeant Louie Lozano told BBC News that natural causes are currently believed to be the preliminary cause of death.

The Factory Girl screenwriter said that his “world was destroyed” when Murphy died of pneumonia last December, aged 32.

Monjack is believed to have compalined about his health recently, claiming to have suffered a heart attack last year.