December 16, 1981
39 years old
5 ft 9 in | 175 cm
33-23-35 in | 84-58.5-89 cm
57 kg | 126 pounds
10 US | 40.5 EU
Krysten Alyce Ritter was born in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, United States, on December 16, 1981, is an American actress.
Young Krysten Ritter first started her career as a model, at the age of 15.
She was discovered at a shopping mall, the Wyoming Valley Mall, by a modeling agent.
She got her television debut in NBC sitcom Whoopi (2004) in episode "The Squatters", in role as Brynn.
She made her big screen debut in romantic comedy film Someone Like You (2001) in uncredited role as Model.
Her breakthrough performance came as Jane Margolis in AMC neo-Western crime drama television series Breaking Bad (2009-2010).
Nightbooks (2021) family, opposite Winslow Fegley and Lidya Jewett
El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019) neo-Western crime thriller in role as Jane Margolis, with Aaron Paul, Jonathan Banks and Matt Jones
Veronica Mars (2014) neo-noir mystery opposite Kristen Bell, Jason Dohring and Enrico Colantoni
Big Eyes (2014) biographical comedy drama with Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz and Danny Huston
Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009) romantic comedy opposite Isla Fisher, Hugh Dancy and Joan Cusack
Listen Up Philip (2014) comedy drama with Jason Schwartzman, Elisabeth Moss and Jonathan Pryce
The Hero (2017) comedy drama opposite Sam Elliott, Laura Prepon and Nick Offerman
Vamps (2012) comedy horror with Alicia Silverstone and Sigourney Weaver
How to Make Love to a Woman (2010) comedy romance opposite Josh Meyers, James Hong and Ian Somerhalder
Life Happens (2011) comedy with Kate Bosworth and Rachel Bilson
Refuge (2012) drama opposite Madeleine Martin and Brian Geraghty
Asthma (2014) romantic drama with Benedict Samuel and Nick Nolte
She was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television for her role as Jessica Jones in superhero drama series Jessica Jones (2015-2019).
She played Jane Margolis in AMC neo-Western crime drama television series Breaking Bad (2009-2010) in 9 episodes.
One Life to Live (2004) ABC soap opera in role as Kay
Tanner on Tanner (2004) comedy miniseries in role as Saleswoman
Veronica Mars (2005-2006) teen noir mystery drama television series in role as Gia Goodman
The Bedford Diaries (2006) The WB drama series in role as Erin Kavenaugh
Gilmore Girls (2006-2007) The WB comedy drama series in role as Lucy
'Til Death (2006-2007) Fox sitcom in role as Allison Stark
Gravity (2010) Starz comedy drama series in role as Lily Champagne
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012-2013) ABC sitcom in role as Chloe
The Defenders (2017) Netflix superhero miniseries in role as Jessica Jones
Graduated from Northwest Area High School, in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania (2000).
Has German, Scottish and English ancestry.
She sings and plays guitar in band "Ex Vivian".
Launched her production company "Silent Machine" in 2012.
Published her first novel "Bonfire" in 2017.
She supports PETA.
Featured in music videos for:
Sevendust "Waffle" (1999)
Whitney Houston "Could I Have This Kiss Forever" (2000)
The War on Drugs "Holding On" (2017)
Lives in New York and Los Angeles.
She dated Brian Geraghty (2011-2013) and Ivan Sergei (2009-2010).
She started dating musician Adam Granduciel in 2014, they have one son.