Parenthood Exclusive: Jason Ritter Set to Return

Real-life Gilmore Girls triangle update: Lauren Graham is wresting Jason Ritter back from Alexis Bledel!

TVLine has learned exclusively that Ritter has inked a deal to reprise his role as Mark Cyr, estranged boyfriend of Graham’s Sarah, during Parenthood‘s current fifth season. READ MORE


Exclusive Parenthood Preview: Ray Romano’s Hank Creates Conflict Between Sarah and Mark

Fans of Parenthood‘s Mark and Sarah will not be happy to hear that, beginning this Tuesday (NBC, 10/9c), Ray Romano’s grumbly Hank will start to make waves in the pair’s relationship… albeit, unintentionally. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

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Parenthood's Jason Ritter Previews Mark and Sarah's Post-Proposal 'Set of Problems'

As the first promo for Parenthood‘s fourth season (premiering Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 10/9c) made abundantly clear, Sarah accepts Mark’s marriage proposal! Which means smooth sailing from here on out for the oft on-and-off couple… right?

Not quite, reveals Jason Ritter …READ MORE


Parenthood Emmy Nominee Jason Ritter Talks Mark and Sarah's Future, New Foe Ray Romano

If it weren’t for The Big Bang Theory‘s Simon Helberg, Jason Ritter might never have known he was an Emmy nominee — at least not until a few hours later.

“I got a text from my longtime friend [Helberg] about my nomination, and I had completely forgotten they were today,” the Parenthood star confesses with a laugh.

Here, Ritter (modestly) discusses with TVLine …READ MORE

Parenthood Scoop: Jason Ritter Will Return in Season 4... But For How Long?

It was the question on everyone’s mind following the Parenthood finale: Would recurring star Jason Ritter — who at the time had a new pilot in the works with exec producer Jason Katims — return for Season 4 of the drama? It seemed inevitable, given the way his character, Mark, proposed to Lauren Graham‘s Sarah when last we saw them, but he and the Powers That Be had yet to confirm his involvement next year… until now. READ MORE