Basic Information & Facts
Full Name: Krysten Alyce Ritter
Birth date: December 16, 1981
Birthplace: Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
– Raised on a farm in Shickshinny, Pennsylvania. Was not allowed to ride a horse, so she rode a cow named “Jake”.
– Trained as an actor in NYC.
– Plays guitar.
– Writes songs, sings, and plays guitar in the New York City band Ex Vivian.
– Her acting coach is Marjorie Ballentine.
– An “Ex-Vivian” song will be used in her latest film, The Last International Playboy (2008) (aka “The Last International Playboy”).
– Wrote, recorded and performed a song for BuzzKill (2012), a film in which she stars.
– Was discovered at a young age at a shopping mall, where she and her mother were shopping.
– Her favorite comedic actors are Jim Carey, Bill Murray, Adam Sandler, Tracy Ullman, Steve Martin, Lucille Ball, and Ginger Rogers.
– Her dad drove an 18-wheeler.
– Describes her personal style as thrown-together rock ’n’ roll nineties grunge
– Describes the cast of “Veronica Mars” as Radical.
– Loves dogs.
– All the girls names in Krysten’s family start with a ‘K’.
– Met her manager in 2001.
– Enjoys yoga, reading, and hanging out with friends.
– Is an avid writer.
– Her favorite types of music are Punk Rock and Country.
– Was a Veronica Mars fan before getting cast on the show.
– Used to get made fun of for being too skinny.