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Amy Yasbeck Biography

Birth Place:
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Fast Facts

  • Was pictured on the box of the Betty Crocker Easy Bake Oven as a child
  • In 2000, she was presented with a new Easy Bake Oven when she appeared as a panelist on the show I've Got a Secret
  • First met future husband John Ritter on the set of Problem Child in 1989
  • They also appeared together in Problem Child 2, in the TV movie Dead Husbands and on a Cosby Show episode
  • Gave her blessing to the continuation of Ritter's sitcom 8 Simple Rules after his death
  • Published the book With Love and Laughter, John Ritter in 2010
  • Established the John Ritter Foundation for Aortic Health as a result of her husband's sudden death