Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »

Stats

Birth Name: Jonathan Southworth Ritter

Born: 17 September 1948 Died: 11 September 2003

Country of origin: United States

Height: 5' 11"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Amy Yasbeck


Lists

259 votes
Famous people + cats (186 items)
list by Raquel
Published 7 years, 4 months ago 38 comments
176 votes
Premature Deaths (Actors and Actresses) (133 items)
list by xolmis
Published 2 years, 4 months ago 29 comments
167 votes
Gone Too Soon (75 items)
list by Tara
Published 6 years, 10 months ago 34 comments
120 votes
Famous Actors Final Roles are... Animated? (31 items)
list by Stehako
Published 5 months, 3 weeks ago 16 comments
77 votes
Acting Dynasties: Generations of Performers (52 items)
list by Joseph Grey
Published 4 years, 4 months ago 13 comments

Photos

4 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes

Description: The son of a legendary country singing musician/actor Tex Ritter and his wife Dorothy Fay, who was also an actress, John Ritter started out his life as Jonathan Southworth Ritter, who was born in Burbank, California, on September 17, 1948. After his father married Dorothy Fay Southworth in 1941, the couple had their first child, Tom Ritter, who had been diagnosed with cerebral palsy, and became a lawyer, but John was destined to follow in his parents footsteps. He was enrolled at Hollywood High School, where he was a student body president, and became the most popular student ever. After graduation from high school, he later ... (more)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

TV

Most popular
Top rated
Most recent
1. Scrubs (2001)
Rating:
7.5
3051 Watched
Rating:
7.2
2956 Watched
Rating:
6.2
1317 Watched
4. Ally McBeal (1997)
Rating:
6
1090 Watched
5. It (1990)
Rating:
6.7
1003 Watched




Movies

Most popular
Top rated
Most recent
1. Bad Santa (2003)
Rating:
6.3
1256 Watched
2. Bride of Chucky (1998)
Rating:
4.9
1008 Watched
3. Sling Blade (1996)
Rating:
7.5
441 Watched
4. Problem Child (1990)
Rating:
5
486 Watched
5. Problem Child 2 (1991)
Rating:
4.7
356 Watched





Add Comment
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 1 week ago
Gone, but not forgotten (539 person items)
Noah Bieber added this to a list 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Stehako added this to a list 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Famous Actors Final Roles are... Animated? (31 person items)

"as Great Uncle Stew in "Stanley's Dinosaur Round-Up" (2006) Year of Death: 2003"


SwtChaos added this to a list 7 months, 1 week ago
Celebrities Who Married Their Co-Stars (83 person items)

"John Ritter and Amy Yasbeck Began dating in 1990, Married in 1999, Married until his passing in 2003 (Have 1 child) (Met on the set of movie 'Problem Child') "


Leo added this to a list 7 months, 1 week ago
Top 10 TV Stars Who Died During Production (10 person items)

"8 Simple Rules"


Queen of Horror* added this to a list 1 year ago
R.I.P, Legend. (122 person items)

"September 17, 1948 - September 11,2003 "



Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block