Producer: Brittany Murphy Was Fired from Movie Because Husband Simon Monjack Was Drunk on Set

By Olivia on
Getty ImagesBrittany Murphy was supposed to star in the film The Caller, but she was replaced by Twilight star Rachelle Lefevre. News of Murphy's death from cardiac arrest this weekend has renewed interest in the casting switch, as producer Michael Z. Gordon (who was set to work with Murphy on Shrinking Charlotte) claims the drunken behavior of Brittany's husband Simon Monjack was to blame. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Murphy was fired from the film two weeks ago. Gordon said he...Read Full Story