Feb. 17th, 1980
Los Angeles, California, USA
Jason Ritter's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2010 - The Dry Land
2009 - Peter and Vandy
2008 - W.
2008 - Good Dick
2007 - The Education of Charlie Banks
2006 - The Wicker Man
2004 - Raise Your Voice
2003 - Freddy vs. Jason
2002 - Swimfan
1999 - Mumford
Guest TV Roles
Jack Yusen (Voiced)
Co-creator of Morning Knight, Inc. with actress/writer/director Marianna Palka. His theater credits include Wendy Wasserstein's "Third" directed by Daniel Sullivan (Lincoln Center, NYC), Neil LaBute's "The Distance From Here" directed by David Leveaux (Almeida at King's Cross, London) and Tom Donaghy's "The Beginning of August" directed by Neil Pepe (The Atlantic Theater Company, NYC).
- Jason's father, grandmother and grandfather (on his mother's side) all sadly died in 2003.
- Cousin of Joseph Potts who is a coach in Kansas City Royals organization.
- Jason graduated from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts where he studied at the Atlantic Theatre Company.
- In _Mumford (1999)_ (qv), he played the son of 'Ted Danson' (qv). In _"Joan of Arcadia" (2003)_ (qv), he played the son of Danson's wife, 'Mary Steenburgen' (qv).
- Grandson of 'Tex Ritter' (qv) and 'Dorothy Fay' (qv).
- He and his _"Joan of Arcadia" (2003)_ (qv) co-star 'Chris Marquette' (qv) also starred together in _Freddy vs. Jason (2003)_ (qv) and _The Education of Charlie Banks (2007)_ (qv).
- Received the script of the _"Joan of Arcadia" (2003)_ (qv) episode "Death Be Not Whatever" on September 11, 2003, the day his father 'John Ritter' (qv) died. It originally aired on November 7, 2003, only two days after the death of his paternal grandmother, 'Dorothy Fay' (qv).
- First appeared on national television when he was one years old. In the _"Three's Company" (1977)_ (qv) opening credits from Seasons 6-8, he is seen standing next to "Janet Wood" as she is petting a goat. This was revealed by 'Joyce DeWitt' (qv) on a special feature on a _"Three's Company" (1977)_ (qv) DVD set.