Murphy Was “Scheduled To Record ‘Happy Feet’ Sequel in New Year”

Brittany Murphy was planning to jet to Sydney, Australia, in the New Year — to reprise her role in the sequel of animated adventure Happy Feet.

The Clueless star, whose shocking death shook Hollywood on Sunday, lent her voice to the original movie as the penguin Gloria in 2006.

And she was scheduled to fly Down Under in early 2010 to record her vocal for the second movie, according to

It is unknown if the role will have to be recast or cut from the movie, which is set to hit theaters in 2011.

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