GOOD MORNING DELMARVA - The spirit of thanksgiving gets a little muddled both in James' world and in Chloe's crazy household, on ABC's "Don't Trust The B---- In Apartment 23"
A multi-faceted actress with a classic beauty and magnetic presence, Krysten Ritter has crossed mediums with an impressive body of work in film, television, theatre, writing, producing, music and fashion design. Ritter was recently nominated for a Teen Choice Award for her in "Don't Trust the B--- in Apartment 23" in the category of Choice TV Villain. The show was also nominated in the category of Choice TV Breakout Show.
Ritter was seen in Neil LaBute's "Heart of the Matter" at the Lucille Lortel Theatre, opposite Cheyenne Jackson, Emmanuelle Chriqui and Tammy Blanchard. She was last seen on the big screen alongside Kate Bosworth and Rachel Bilson in the indie-comedy "L!fe Happens," which she co-wrote and co-produced with director Kat Coiro. She has also written and co-written several feature and TV scripts which are currently in various stages of development and production, including a pilot for MTV called "Cassandra French's Finishing School for Boys," for which she will serve as executive producer.
This October Ritter will be seen in Amy Heckerling's romantic-comedy "Vamps," alongside Alicia Silverstone and Sigourney Weaver. She also recently wrapped production on the indie-drama "Refuge," written and directed by Jessica Goldberg and starring Brian Geraghty, Madeleine Martin and Logan Huffman. Other film credits include "Killing Bono" (2011), the DreamWorks comedy "She's Out of My League" (2010), the Disney/Jerry Bruckheimer film "Confessions of a Shopaholic" (2009), opposite Isla Fisher, "What Happens in Vegas" (2008) with Ashton Kutcher, and "27 Dresses" (2008), alongside Katherine Heigl.
Other notable television credits include the Starz dark comedy "Gravity," "Veronica Mars," "Gilmore Girls," "Gossip Girl" and AMC's hit series "Breaking Bad." Theatre credits include Zach Braff's play, "All New People," opposite Justin Bartha at the Second Stage Theater, "All This Intimacy," also at the Second Stage, and the 2006 "24 Hour Plays" at the Signature Theatre.
Beyond her acting career, Ritter has an eye for fashion and has co-designed a dress with Corey Lynn Calter. She has designed a small capsule line of shoes for Alice and Olivia which reflects Ritter's girlie but edgy personal style. Additionally, she was a guest curator of an earring for JewelMint which benefitted Autism Speaks. Ritter was the lead of the fall 2009 and 2010 Banana Republic ad campaigns, and is also a member of the rock band Ex Vivian, which has contributed tracks to a number of her projects. The band will have a small record release this summer.
Ritter began her career as a model with Elite Model Management and currently splits her time between New York and Los Angeles.