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Nancy Morgan Ritter

Biography

Vintage film and tv actress referred to as Lotta Hip and legs in the 1992 series Lucky Luke. She also starred as Paula Capabilities in Ron Howard’s 1977 directorial debut Grand Theft Car. Her acting profession started in 1975 after she gained short-lived roles within the displays Lucas Tanner and INFIRMARY. She and acting professional John Ritter hosted the United Cerebral Palsy Telethon for quite some time before their divorce. She wedded acting professional John Ritter in 1977 plus they had three kids together: stars Jason and Tyler and a child called Carly. She and John divorced in 1996. She performed opposite Italian acting professional Terence Hill in the comic version Lucky Luke.

Quick Facts


Full Name Nancy Morgan
Date Of Birth April 1, 1949
Place Of Birth Minneapolis, MN
Profession Movie Actress
Nationality American
Spouse John Ritter, John Ritter
Children Jason Ritter, Tyler Ritter, Carly Ritter
Parents Samuel A. Morgan, Jr., Marjorie Greenfield
Movies Grand Theft Auto, Fraternity Row, Americathon, Pray TV, The Nest, Lucky Luke, Heartbeat, Good Dick, Worthy, The Simple Truth
TV Shows Lucky Luke, The San Pedro Beach Bums
Star Sign Aries

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#Fact
1 Carly Ritter has released a CD through Vanguard Records titled "Carly Ritter." Produced by Joachim Cooder and Juliette Commagere. Guitars by Ry Cooder.
2 Her son, Tyler Ritter, is an actor.
3 Her daughter, Carly Ritter, is a songwriter/singer.
4 Her son, Jason Ritter, nominated for 2012 Emmy for guest star performance on NBC's Parenthood.
5 Ex-sister-in-law of Tom Ritter.
6 Son Jason Ritter graduated from New York University, Class of 2002.
7 Former husband John Ritter was the son of the late Tex Ritter and Tex's one-time leading lady, Dorothy Fay.
8 Daughter Carly Ritter graduated from Vassar College, Class of 2005.
9 Son Tyler Ritter graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, Class of 2007.
10 She is a mother of three, two sons and one daughter. First son, Jason Ritter, (born on Sunday, February 17, 1980). Daughter, Carly Ritter (born on Monday, March 1st, 1982). Second son, Tyler Ritter (born on Thursday, January 31st, 1985).
11 Nancy's uncle was John "Red" Morgan who was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for heroism as a WWII bomber pilot. The event was later fictionalized in the movie Twelve O'Clock High (1949).


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Heirloom 2016 Short completed Ella
Monday Night Shakespeare 2015 TV Mini-Series Grandma Montague
Break a Hip 2015 TV Series Yolanda Kincade
Always Worthy 2015 Beverly Jenson
Boston 2014/I Short Jane
Hairapy 2014 TV Series Lefleur
Good Dick 2008 Waitress (as Nancy Morgan Ritter)
Who's Your Momma? 2004 TV Movie
Heartbeat 1993 TV Movie Zelda
Lucky Luke 1992 TV Series Lotta Legs
Lucky Luke 1991 Lotta Legs
The Dreamer of Oz 1990 TV Movie Helen Leslie Gage Gage
Have Faith 1989 TV Series
Behind God's Back 1989 Short Sara
Hooperman 1988 TV Series Nurse Daigler
Tricks of the Trade 1988 TV Movie
Aaron's Way 1988 TV Series
The Nest 1988 Lillian
The Love Boat 1983 TV Series Joanie Hoffman
Hambone and Hillie 1983 Ellen
The Paper Chase 1983 TV Series
Diff'rent Strokes 1982 TV Series Kate
Romance Theatre 1982 TV Series Nancy
Pray TV 1980 Peggy Williams
Americathon 1979 Lucy Beth
Backstairs at the White House 1979 TV Mini-Series Margaret Truman
What's Happening!! 1978 TV Series Mrs. Peterson
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries 1978 TV Series Special Agent Melanie Wilson
Good Times 1978 TV Series Cindy Crebbins
The San Pedro Beach Bums 1977 TV Series Julie
Grand Theft Auto 1977 Paula Powers
Fraternity Row 1977 Jennifer Harris
Shazam! 1976 TV Series Kathy
McMillan & Wife 1976 TV Series Jenny
Medical Center 1975 TV Series
Lucas Tanner 1975 TV Series Laurie / Student

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lucky Luke 1991 performer: "Put Your Pistol Back in Your Holster"

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Virgin Alexander 2011 special thanks
Good Dick 2008 special thanks - as Nancy Morgan Ritter
Drunk History 2007 TV Series thanks - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
One Day Since Yesterday: Peter Bogdanovich & the Lost American Film 2014 Documentary Herself
Biography 2009 TV Series documentary Herself
Nancy Morgan Ritter: Remembering John Ritter 2005 Video short Herself
Hour Magazine 1988 TV Series Herself
The Joy of Natural Childbirth 1985 Herself
The Secret World of the Very Young 1984 TV Movie Herself
The Regis Philbin Show 1981 TV Series Herself
The Mike Douglas Show 1979 TV Series Herself - Actress
Tattletales 1977 TV Series Herself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lucky Luke 2 1992 Video Lotta Legs

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