More Jason Ritter Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Happy Endings)Jason Ritter currently stars in the CBS drama Joan of Arcadia, as 'Kevin Girardi,' a former star athlete who is adjusting to life as a paraplegic. On the big screen, he was most recently seen in the New Line feature Raise Your Voice, opposite Hilary Duff.
He recently completed filming the independent feature Our Very Own, opposite Allison Janney and Keith Carradine. His other feature film credits include Mumford, directed by Lawrence Kasdan, Swimfan, and Freddy vs. Jason. Among Ritter's television credits are guest-starring roles on Hack, Law & Order, Law & Order: SVU, and the movie The Dreamer of Oz.
His theater credits include the Off-Broadway production of The Beginning of August, starring Mary Steenburgen, and the role of 'Tim' in the world premiere of Neil LaBute's play The Distance from Here at London's Almeida Theatre.
Ritter is a graduate of New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, where he studied at the Atlantic Theatre Company. He also studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. He is the son of actors John Ritter and Nancy Morgan, and the grandson of famed film cowboy Tex Ritter.
Bio courtesy Lionsgate Films for "Happy Endings" (28-Aug-2005)