Is Amy Yasbeck Already Married? Who is Her Husband?
Amy Yasbeck is most known for her role as Casey Chapel Davenport in the sitcom Wings. She also portrayed Madison, a mermaid, in the television film Splash, Too alongside Amy Yasbeck. Yasbeck has since appeared as a guest star in several TV episodes and movies, including Pretty Woman, The Mask, Problem Child I and II, and Robin Hood: Men in Tights. She has a net worth of $16 million.
The actress was widowed in 2003 after Ritter died of an aortic dissection in his heart, which was caused mostly by an undiscovered congenital condition. Ritter had gone into a coma while practicing for 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter, and paramedics took him to the hospital. Keep scrolling down to know more about Amy Yasbeck’s relationships.
Amy Yasbeck Relationship
Amy Yasbeck’s boyfriend is Michael Plonsker. The couple began dating in 2011 and as of this writing have been together for almost ten years, seven months, and twenty-four days. Given how Plonsker had assisted Yasbeck and her daughter in securing a financially secure future, love was sure to be ignited.
According to court filings, Plonsker filed a petition to ensure Ritter’s family received more than $14 million in compensation as part of a legal team.
Michael Plonsker and Yaasbeck fell deeply in love when the legal process was successful. According to the National Enquirer, they began communicating their emotions, and their friendship slowly grew. Amy’s first meeting with her boyfriend Michael may not have been the best.
However, given their dating history, one has to wonder if they were “meant-to-be” lovers. The artist continues to post pictures of them together on her Instagram account.
Amy Yasbeck’s Relationship with Late Husband
Amy Yasbeck married John Ritter on September 18, 1999, at the Murphy Theatre. The couple met while filming Dennis Dugan’s 1996 film ‘Problem Child,’ and fell in love at the time. John tried to get Yasbeck to eat a bagel and cheese because he thought she was too underweight, and he even claimed that she was 14 years too young to play his wife in the film.
Jason Ritter, Carley Ritter, and Tyer Ritter were John Ritter’s three children from a prior relationship. Her friendship with John was a blessing in itself. The couple already had a daughter named Stella Dorothy at the time of their marriage. Ritter died on his daughter’s fifth birthday, at the age of 54, from an undiscovered congenital heart condition. That’s a harsh way to go. Ritter was working on the smash sitcom ‘8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter’ at the time.
Many saw the 2008 lawsuit filed by John Ritter’s family over his death as a case of ‘wrongful accused.’ Amy and her four children filed the complaint against the doctors and hospitals/medical centers that treated Ritter’s medical issues, including Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, where John Ritter died. As per sources, the family sought more than $67 million in charges, $14 million of which was paid in settlements to the family.
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