However, studio bosses have decided to move ahead with the film in the New Year (10) with a new actress for the lead role, reports the Daily Express. Producer of the film Darren VanCleave, confirmed the news to TMZ.com, revealing they are now looking to recast the part - and are also planning to dedicate the project to Murphy.
Murphy passed away at her Los Angeles home following a cardiac arrest.
London (ANI): Bosses behind Brittany Murphy's latest movie Shrinking Charlotte have decided to move ahead with the film by finding another actress to tackle the lead role. The 32-year-old was due to start work on the film, a comedy with Kathleen Turner, Matthew Lillard and True Blood's Sam Trammell, but the project was thrown into turmoil by the actress' sudden death on Sunday.