Kutcher eventually went on to marry Demi Moore, while Murphy married Simon Monjack.
While we may never know the exact level of romantic commitment between Kutcher and Murphy, it's clear that Kutcher held a special place in his heart for Murphy.
The twice-engaged beautiful young actress with the sometimes-spotty filmography and the frumpy British B-movie director/screenwriter with a history of financial struggles who faced deportation just months before their wedding.
Now, just over three years after the revelation of their secret April 2007 nuptials, Brittany Murphy and Simon Monjack are dead, both having collapsed and passed away in the Hollywood home they shared with Murphy's mother.
Rumors swirled again when a distraught Monjack refused to allow the coroner's office to do an autopsy on the actress.
Honestly, this project couldn't have received a less warm welcome if it showed up to a dinner party uninvited and empty-handed.Unfortunately, our website is currently unavailable in most European countries.We are engaged on the issue and committed to looking at options that support our full range of digital offerings to the EU market.You always have the choice to experience our sites without personalized advertising based on your web browsing activity by visiting the DAA’s Consumer Choice page, the NAI's website, and/or the EU online choices page, from each of your browsers or devices.To avoid personalized advertising based on your mobile app activity, you can install the DAA’s App Choices app here.The marriage was also shocking because Monjack, seven years older than Murphy, was practically unknown in the entertainment business and the press he had gotten was mostly unkind.