Krysten Ritter Biography

Krysten Ritter is an American actress and former model, mainly known for her roles on TV. She is currently the star of Netflix’s “Jessica Jones” series. She plays the title character there and she has gained a lot of praise for her performance there.

But Krysten Ritter first started as a model and was discovered when she was only 15 years old. She singed for Wilhelmina Models and they later put her into a commercial as they saw her very fitting for this role. But it just so happens that Krysten’s quirky nature was perfect and she started looking for other possibilities to act. She started her work during the early 2000s and first landed very small roles. Her fist credited role cam in 2003 in “Mona Lisa Smile” as an art history student. From there on she only mange to get bigger and bigger roles.


Carrie-Anne Moss and Krysten Ritter in “Jessica Jones”

She has had various success along the years and her movie career includes such movies as “What Happens in Vegas” (2008), “27 Dresses” (2008), “Confessions of a Shopaholic” (2009), “She’s Out of my League” (2010), “Veronica Mars” (2014) and “Big Eyes” (2014).

Although her movie career is impressive, she has always had better success when it comes to TV shows. She is known for her roles as Jane Margolis in “Breaking Bad,” and Chloe in “Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23.” She also appeared in “Gravity,” “Veronica Mars,” “Gossip Girl” and “The Blacklist.” But the role of Jessica Jones has to be her greatest achievement yet. First of all, nobody expected that the show about a marvel hero would become so good. Krysten proved to be the right choice for the role and the success of the first season was followed with the release of the second one which came out only recently.


Krysten Ritter in “Veronica Mars”

Krysten Ritter Net Worth and Salary

With the success that Krysten Ritter has been having with modeling and acting, she has managed to become quite a rich girl. She started off pretty early and is still very young and with the success of the recent endeavors has managed to rack up quote a nice salary. Her earnings have greatly increased since last year and now she has managed to reach a figure of 7 million dollars, according to her latest net worth estimation.

Boyfriend and Family

Krysten Ritter is not married but is in a loving relationship with Adam Granduciel. Adam is the front man of an indie rock band called The War on Dogs. He and Kyrsten met 2014 and started dating. They have been together ever since and seem as they are having the time of their lives.


Krysten Ritter with her boyfriend Adam Granduciel

Kyrsten Ritter is also tied with Ivan Sergei, a fellow actor with whom Kyrsten was romantically involved in 2010. She also used to date another fellow actor, Brian Geraghty. The two met during a night out in 2011. The stayed together during the better part of the year but eventually broke up.

Krysten Ritter Age

Kyrsten is currently 36 years old. She was born in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania on December 16, 1981. Her father is Garry Ritter and her mother Kathi Taylor. But she was raised with her mother and stepfather on a farm in Shickshinny, Pennsylvania. She lived there during her young life with her sister. She graduated from Northwest Area High School in 2000.


Krysten Ritter in Bikini

Height and Weight

Being a former model, Krysten Ritter is very attractive and nice looking. When she was cast as a model for the first time she was described as really thin. She still looks very slim, but not as slim as she used to be when she was a model. Her measurements attest to that and they are 33-23-35 in or 84-58.5-89 cm. She is 5 ft 9 in or 175 cm height and weighs 57 kg or 126 pounds. Krysten is described by herself as being awkward in nature but people see her as very beautiful. Especially with her black hair and green eyes.


Krysten Ritter’ body

Kyrsten Ritter Music Career

Krysten Ritter is a very talented actress, there is no doubt about that. It is clear that she is a beautiful woman as well and her modeling career proves it. But Kyrsten Ritter is also a musician. She has an indie rock band with her childhood friend William Thomas Burnett called Ex Vivian. Their debut self-titled album was released in 2012 for Burnett’s WT Records.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Krysten Ritter was born in America, and her nationality remains American. Her ethnic group is Caucasian. But her background is rather mixed as she has German, Scottish and English ancestry.

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Born:,December 16 1981
Net Worth:,$7 million
Hair Color:,Black
Eye Color:,Green
Height:,5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
Weight:,57 kg or 126 pounds
Married to:,No
Affair with:,N/A
Birth Sign:,Sagittarius
Education:,Northwest Area High School

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