John Ritter


John Ritter Brief Biography

John Ritter
Jonathan Southworth "John" Ritter (September 17, 1948 - September 11, 2003) was an American actor and comedian, best known for his role of Jack Tripper in Three's Company, for which he won an Emmy and a Golden Globe Award in 1984; also playing the same role in Three's a Crowd, he was the son of the late singing cowboy star Tex Ritter and the father of actors Jason Ritter and Tyler Ritter.

Ritter appeared in hundreds of films and television shows/episodes combined (and performed on Broadway), including It (1990), Problem Child (1990), Problem Child 2 (1991), and Bad Santa in 2003 (his final live action film which was dedicated to his memory). Prior to Clifford's Really Big Movie (posthumously released), Ritter received four Daytime Emmy Award nominations for his voice work on the children's television series, Clifford the Big Red Dog, in addition to many other awards Ritter was nominated for or won. Don Knotts called Ritter the "greatest physical comedian on the planet".

John Ritter News

• The Almanac for Sept. 17, the 260th day of 2018
• Famous birthdays for Sept. 17: Nate Berkus, Alex Ovechkin, Narendra Modi, Baz Luhrmann, Ella Purnell, Daniel Huttlestone, Rita Rudner, Elvira
• The Almanac for Sept. 17, the 260th day of 2017
• 'Arrow' actor Tyler Ritter welcomes first child



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