Is Lili Reinhart Related To Brittany Murphy?

Lili Reinhart and Brittany Murphy are yet another doppelganger couple from Hollywood. 

Putting their pictures side to side, especially their Met Gala looks, makes fans wonder if the two are actually related.

Read on to find out some details about Lili’s life, as well as about the late actress Brittany Murphy. 

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“Riverdale” star Lili Reinhart’s career recap

Lili Reinhart made her debut TV appearance in the short film titled “For Today”, which aired in 2010. 

From 2010 to 2017, Reinhart was noticed by many producers, so she got the opportunity to work alongside Austin Abrams, Camila Mendes, Cole Sprouse, and Kristen Stewart.

She made her breakthrough as an actress basically in 2011, when she landed many important roles, in the movies “Lilith”, and “The Most Girl Part of You”.

The following year, she switched the focus to starring in TV series, including “Forever’s End”, “Surviving Jack”, and “The Kings of Summer”. 

During the same period, Lili also appeared in movies such as “Cocked”, and “The Good Neighbor”. 

The year 2017 is when Lili joined the cast of “Riverdale” as Betty Cooper / Beth Cooper, whom she has portrayed in over 100 episodes over the course of 5 years. 

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Is Lili Reinhart related to Brittany Murphy?

While we can clearly see many similarities between the two actresses, especially when it comes to their facial features, the two are not related. 

Lili did let us know via her social media posts and stories on Instagram that she’s very much aware of the similarities between her and Brittany. 

She also rocked some of the most memorable Met Gala looks, many of which resembled the looks Brittany Murphy used to wear, so it was heartwarming to see. 

Interestingly, Lili Reinhart started her acting career just months after her doppelganger actress Brittany Murphy lost her life to illness. 

Many fans even took it so far as to create a conspiracy theory that Brittany did not really die, but instead continue acting under an alias name!

Brittany Murphy’s acting career and life

If you’re a ‘90s child or born before this time, you definitely remember Brittany Murphy from her memorable performances in rom-com movies. 

She started her career at the age of 18 with her debut appearance in “Clueless” in 1995. 

From 2000 to 2009, Brittany took on many great roles in movies including “Don’t Say a Word”, “Spun”, “Uptown Girls”, and “Just Married”.

One of her most impeccable performances was in “8 Mile”, in which she got the opportunity to star alongside Eminem. 

Many fans love Brittany’s longest performance in more than 250 episodes of “King of the Hill”, where she was the voice actor for 10 years. 

On December 20, 2009, Murphy was found collapsed on the bathroom floor in Los Angeles, from where she was transferred to the hospital.

Unfortunately, the actress went into cardiac arrest and passed away that night. 

Her final movie titled “Something Wicked” was released in 2014.