Krysten Ritter is not related to the late John Ritter, who died in September, 2003.
Krysten, the daughter of Kathi Taylor and Gary Ritter, was born December 16, 1981 and grew up on a cattle farm in Pennsylvania. She moved to New York to model after being scouted at a mall in Wilkes-Barre, PA.
Krysten Ritter has been around show business for a while, appearing in such TV shows as Breaking Bad, Veronica Mars and Gilmore Girls. She has also made several movies, and starred as the character Suze in Confessions of a Shopaholic.
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