Person Details

Birthday: 1948-09-17 14:55:21

Death: 2003-09-11 14:55:21

Aliases: Jonathan Southworth Ritter

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Burbank - California - USA

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 31

TV Involvements: 2


Most Famous Work

Biography

Johnathan Southworth "John" Ritter (September 17, 1948 – September 11, 2003) was an American actor, voice over artist and comedian perhaps best known for playing Jack Tripper and Paul Hennessy in the ABC sitcoms Three's Company and 8 Simple Rules, respectively. Don Knotts called him the "Greatest physical comedian on the planet". Ritter's final films Bad Santa, Clifford's Really Big Movie and Stanley's Dinosaur Round-Up were all dedicated in his memory. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Ritter, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

It
Average
7

It

(1990) Ben Hanscom
Sling Blade
Average
8

Sling Blade

(1996) Vaughan Cunningham
The Stone Killer
Average
7

The Stone Killer

(1973) Hart
The Flight of Dragons
Average
7

The Flight of Dragons

(1982) Peter Dickinson
The Other
Average
7

The Other

(1972) Rider
Clifford's Really Big Movie
Average
5

Clifford's Really Big Movie

(2004) Clifford
Mickey's 60th Birthday
Average
7

Mickey's 60th Birthday

(1988) Dudley Goode
A Smoky Mountain Christmas
Average
6

A Smoky Mountain Christmas

(1986) Judge Harold Benton

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2015 Himself (archive footage)
2006 Archive Footage
2005 Himself (Archive footage)
2004 Clifford
Clifford (voice)
2003 Bob Chipeska
N/A
Eli
N/A
Himself
2002 Stanley Grubman
Paul Hennessy
N/A
Bill
N/A
2001 Narrator
Sam Dorian
Bob Carter
2000 Dr. Josh Parks
N/A
Tom Williams
Christian Therapist
1999 N/A
Dr. David Farris
N/A
N/A
Donald Bridges
Joe Cass
N/A
1998 Dr. Carter Elston
Chief Warren Kincaid
Bruce Simon Barker
N/A
Robert Forrest
Steven Mayer
Tom Maguire
Dr. Wexler
1997 N/A
N/A
George Madison
N/A
Duncan the Bartender
Moses Helper
Ted Buchanan
Ed Chandler
N/A
1996 Jonas Ambler
Vaughan Cunningham
Paul Hegstrom
N/A
N/A
1995 Rick Knowlton
Clarke MacGruder
N/A
1994 N/A
N/A
Ward Nelson
N/A
1993 N/A
N/A
N/A
Bill Grant
1992 John Hartman
Roy Knable
Garry Lejeune / Roger Tramplemain
N/A
Himself
Himself
1991 Piney (voice)
Ben Healy
1990 L. Frank Baum
Benjamin Hanscom
Ben Hanscom
Ben
N/A
1989 Barney
Zachary Hutton
1988 N/A
Dudley Goode
N/A
1987 Bob Wilson
N/A
Phillip Reed
1986 Judge Harold Benton
Frank Coleman
John Ritter
1985 Alex
1984 Himself
N/A
N/A
N/A
Danny Loeb
Himself
1983 Alan O'Black
1982 Robert
N/A
Himself
Peter Dickinson
N/A
1981 Charles Rutledge
1980 Satan (The Devil)
Bubba Newman
Steve Nichols
1979 President Chet Roosevelt
N/A
1978 Himself
Marty Flesh
Himself
Himself
Paul Stallings
1977 Dale Riley
Jack Tripper
1976 Franklin Frank
1975 N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
1974 N/A
N/A
1973 N/A
Hart
1972 N/A
Private Carter
N/A
N/A
N/A
Rider
1971 Roger
Richard
1969 N/A
1968 N/A
1967 N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

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