John Ritter Celebrity Watchlist

Born into a showbiz family, this son of singer-actor-cowboy Tex Ritter tackled a myriad of TV guest spots and a recurring part as a reverend on The Waltons before landing his seminal role as the hilarious and horny Jack Tripper on Three's Company. After ei… (more)

Birth Name: Johnathan Southworth Ritter

Birth Place: Burbank, California, United States

Birthday: September 17, 1948, Virgo

Died: September 11, 2003

Profession: Actor, Producer

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Jason Ritter Talks Parenthood And Remembers His Famous Dad

Jason Ritter knows how to make the most of an opportunity. When the 32-year-old actor was invited to guest star on the first season of the NBC dramedy Parenthood, he was only supposed to appear in a three-episode arc as sexy, mild-mannered high schoo… Read more

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Sling Blade SUNDe

Billy Bob Thornton wrote, directed and stars in this chilling tale about a simple man who befriends a troubled family after being released from a mental institution. Dwight Yoakam. Bushman: J.T. Walsh. Cunningham: John Ritter. Thornton's screenplay won an (more…)

Mon Aug 3 9:00am
Three's CompanyA Black Letter Day(Season 4, Episode 13) TVLAND

Janet and Chrissy both read an advice-column letter from a man having an affair with one of his two female roommates. Jack: John Ritter. Janet: Joyce DeWitt. Chrissy: Suzanne Somers. Lana: Ann Wedgeworth.

Mon Aug 3 9:36am
Three's CompanyThe Reverend Steps Out(Season 4, Episode 14) TVLAND

Chrissy's dad pressures her to move so he can gain a pastorate from a prudish church committee. Suzanne Somers. Jack: John Ritter. Rev. Snow: Peter Mark Richman. Mrs. Claremont: Patricia Barry. Janet: Joyce DeWitt. Larry: Richard Kline. Rick: Ric Carrott.

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VIDEO: Three's Company Alums Suzanne Somers and Joyce DeWitt Reunite After 30 Years

Former Three's Companys stars Joyce DeWitt and Suzanne Somers reunited for the first time in 30 year…

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Keck's Exclusives: First Look at a Three's Company Reunion

Three decades after Suzanne Somers was escorted off the set of Three's Company (she asked for a sala…

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Is This the End for Two And A Half Men?

Does Two and a Half Men minus Charlie Sheen equal zero?Executives at CBS and Warner Bros. TV — who o…

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Keck's Exclusives: Jason Ritter Would Consider Playing Jack Tripper if Recruited by James Franco

As I first reported last week, Oscar host and nominee James Franco is in talks with the Three's Comp…

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John Ritter's Family Loses Wrongful-death Lawsuit

John Ritter's family lost their wrongful-death lawsuit against the late actor's doctors on Friday, a…

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John Ritter's Widow Testifies at Wrongful Death Trial

Amy Yasbeck sobbed through much of her testimony as she told jurors about husband John Ritter's last…

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  • Birth Name: Johnathan Southworth Ritter
  • Birth Place: Burbank, California, United States
  • Birthday: September 17, 1948, Virgo
  • Died: September 11, 2003
  • Profession: Actor, Producer
  • User Rating:4.25 out of 5 (100 ratings)
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