Brittany Murphy Worried About Her Weight

Actress discussed being too thin in final interview
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 21, 2009 2:45 PM CST
Brittany Murphy Worried About Her Weight
In this June 27, 2005 file photo, U.S. actress Brittany Murphy arrives to launch the summer sale of the Harrods department store in central London.   (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

(Newser) – Brittany Murphy voiced concerns about her weight in a final interview that may turn out to be sadly prophetic: "I am a bit thinner now than what I would like to be," Murphy told Fox News' Pop Tarts in early December, citing her regimen of intense ballet workouts, the New York Daily News reports. In a separate interview that day, the 32-year-old star says her New Year's Resolution was to have a child.

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"As far as having a New Year's resolution, I'd love to have a child next year," she told Access Hollywood. "I've been very blessed to have a really great loving husband," she said. "I spend more time with my family than anyone else in the world."
(Read more Brittany Murphy stories.)

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