From a child model to a world-acclaimed TV and movie star, Krysten Ritter has definitely come a long way in her endeavors as an American supermodel, actress, musician, and writer. She has had a good taste of both the modeling and acting world and it can be conveniently said that the multitalented entertainer has earned bragging rights for her myriad of commendable achievements in the course of her career spanning two decades.
Krysten’s Career Exploits
As a budding musician, Ritter got to feature in some music videos like Whitney Houston’s Could I Have This Kiss Forever and Sevendust’s Waffle. She was also part of a music band popularly known as Ex Vivian, where she served as a guitarist and a singer.
As an actress, Krysten Ritter first graced the spotlight on the set of the 2001 movie titled Some One Like You and since then, this bundle of talents has been featured in several popular movies and television series. Her stellar performances in some television shows like Gravity, Gilmore Girls, as well as Gossip Girl singled her out as an indisputable choice for casting directors of blockbuster films and television series like; Jessica Jones, Veronica Mars, Breaking Bad, 27 Dresses, Bis Eyes, and What Happens in Vegas. She is set to make an appearance on The Defenders – a superhero television series from Netflix, and will also be seen on Brett Hayley’s next installment titled The Hero.
Krysten Ritter became a writer through a script she penned about her modeling experiences which she sold as a television pilot. Her first novel titled Bonfire was published in 2017. The psychological thriller centered on the experiences of an environmental lawyer who became entangled in a deepening mystery following her arrival to her hometown to undertake a case.
As one would expect, Krysten Ritter’s efforts in the entertainment industry have been rewarded with several awards and nominations.
Parents and Relationship With John Ritter
Though they are no longer a couple, Krysten’s parents are Kathi Taylor (mother) and Garry Ritter (father). When her parent’s marriage ended in a divorce, her dad relocated to Benton and her mum got married for the second time, taking Krysten and her sister to live with her new husband in a farm located outside Shickshinny.
As a lover of animals, Krysten was thrilled that she was going to be living in a farm filled with cattle. She didn’t waste time in selecting a pet calf and named it Jake. She liked snuggling the calf as she takes her afternoon nap, but it eventually grew too big that she had to let it go to the pastures. Nevertheless, Krysten visited the animal daily and enjoyed riding it every day. She also had a pet dog called Mikey.
Krysten isn’t related to John Ritter. While they work/worked in the same space as thespians, there are no family ties whatsoever between the two. The similarity in their names is just a matter of coincidence; they are two distinct individuals going by the same last name. Besides, Krysten’s biological parents have been accurately identified as Garry Ritter and Kathi Taylor. That, in view of the fact that John was the son of Tex Ritter and Dorothy Fay, goes to confirm the lack of family ties between the actress and the late American actor.
Krysten Ritter’s Boyfriend
Coming to her relationship record, the dark-haired actress is currently unmarried, but she has a fulfilling relationship with Adam Granduciel – a well-known singer, guitarist, and record producer.
Krysten’s love for music may be the secret of her attraction to Adam, the duo started their relationship in 2014 and have sustained it for a good four years and still counting. Before her dalliance with Adam, the famed artist was in a relationship with Brian Geraghty, they started dating in 2011 but ended it two years later in 2013. In 2009, her name was linked to Ivan Sergei in a relationship that lasted for a year before it hit the rocks.
Height and Body Stats
The details of Krysten’s body statistics show that she measures 33-23-35 from bust to hips (33 inches for bust, 23 inches for waist and 35 inches for her hips). Her height of 5 feet 9 inches is considered tall for a woman and her body weight of 57 kg goes down well with the height, giving her a sleek, slender look.
Krysten wears a bra size of 32A, a shoe size of 40.5 EU or 10 US, and a dress size of 34 EU or 2 US. She sports shiny black hair and hazel eyes.