Eight simple rules for dating my teenage daughter cast
Widowed mom Cate Hennessy raises three teens in this sitcom, which shifted focus in 2003 following the sudden death of its star, John Ritter, just before the start of its second season.
Cate's father Jim (James Garner) joined the show and helped the family adjust to the loss.
Ritter was also nominated posthumously in 2004, losing to Kelsey Grammar for Frasier.Last, but certainly not least, is the late, great John Ritter.Ritter tragically passed away during production of 8 Simple Rules's second season, leading the show to make a tribute episode to his character entitled "Goodbye." It was truly heartbreaking to watch the family go through the kind of grieving that was happening in real-life, as Ritter's death was so unexpected and sudden.After 8 Simple Rules, she's gone on to play more strong, complex women including Leela on [Futurama](series:200475) and Gemma Teller Morrow on [Sons of Anarchy](series:201186), a role that nabbed her a Golden Globe.In 2014, she was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
He also had a recurring role on Disney's Good Luck, Charlie and played Young Sam Merlotte in [True Blood](series:200767).