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

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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01:43 — Mommy issues arise when the pair are joined by Academy Award®, Golden Globe and Emmy-winner KATHY BATES, as Willie's horror story of a mother, Sunny S (more…)
Hearts Afire
John Ritter returns to TV in a genial sitcom, playing an aide to a senator (George Gaynes). His life is somewhat complicated by his wife (Markie Post) (more…)
Hearts Afire
John Ritter returns to TV in a genial sitcom, playing an aide to a senator (George Gaynes). His life is somewhat complicated by his wife (Markie Post) (more…)
Hearts Afire
John Ritter returns to TV in a genial sitcom, playing an aide to a senator (George Gaynes). His life is somewhat complicated by his wife (Markie Post) (more…)

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Wed Jan 25 3:35pm
Sling Blade TMC

Chilling tale about Karl Childers, a simple man who befriends a troubled family after being released from a mental institution. Karl meets a trusting boy and discovers the youngster is in danger thanks to the presence of his mother's violent boyfriend.

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Fri Jan 27 8:22am
The Mary Tyler Moore ShowTed's Wedding(Season 6, Episode 9) SUND

Mary's quiet luncheon turns into a shotgun wedding when an exasperated Georgette finally drags Ted to the altar. John Ritter, pre-“Three's Company,” plays the minister who performs the ceremony in his tennis duds. Georgette: Georgia Engel. Sue Ann: Bet (more…)

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Sun Jan 29 5:30am
M*A*S*HDeal Me Out(Season 2, Episode 13) AMC

The weekly poker game plays on, despite Radar running over a civilian and Frank being held hostage in the showers by an enlisted man (John Ritter). Capt. Pak: Pat Morita. Maj. Freedman: Allan Arbus. Hwang: Jerry Fujikawa. Capt. Halloran: Edward Winter. Win (more…)

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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…

Joyce DeWitt and Suzanne Somers
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…

Charlie Sheen
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…

Jason Ritter
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…

Amy Yasbeck and daughter by Barry King/WireImage.com
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
  • Died: September 11, 2003
  • Profession: Actor, Producer

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