Krysten Ritter is a Five-Letter Word

Krysten Ritter is taking the lead. Having regularly appeared in supporting roles in rom-coms and TV shows over the last few years, Ritter steps up to star status in the new ABC comedy Don’t Trust the B---- in Apartment 23, playing the titular character. Want to know more about this very funny model-turned-actress? We’ve got you covered.

Ritter is best known for her role as tattoo artist/junkie Jane Margolis on AMC’s Breaking Bad.

She grew up on a farm in Pennsylvania.

Her career started when she was spotted by a modeling scout in a shopping mall when she was 15. The meeting led to a high-profile international runway career.

Ritter moved to New York when she was 18 and transitioned into acting a short time later when her agency placed her in an audition for a Dr. Pepper commercial.

She’s also a musician, and plays guitar and sings in the band Ex Vivian.

Ritter’s new series, Apartment 23, has been well received by critics so far. She’s definitely got our endorsement.