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Ricky Blitt

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Nationality  Canadian
Education  McGill University
Role  Screenwriter

Name  Ricky Blitt
Relatives  Barry Blitt (brother)
Siblings  Barry Blitt
Occupation  Writer, director, producer, voice actor
Movies and TV shows  Hit by Lightning, The Ringer, Movie 43, Romantically Challenged, The Winner
Similar People  Chantal Chamandy, Jed Rees, Greg Pritikin, Elizabeth Wright Shapiro, Barry W Blaustein

Richard Michael "Ricky" Blitt is a Canadian screenwriter, film director, producer, and voice actor.

Early in his career, Blitt was a writer on The Parent Hood, The Jeff Foxworthy Show, The Jon Stewart Show, On the Record with Bob Costas, Costas Now, and Brotherly Love. Beginning in 1999, he wrote a number of episodes of the animated television series Family Guy. In 2005, Blitt wrote the screenplay of The Ringer. In 2007, he created and was the producer of The Winner. Blitt also owns the production company "Candy Bar Productions". He voiced Steve Smith in the pilot episode for the animated show American Dad!, but was replaced by Scott Grimes in the actual series.

In 2010, he created a TV series, Romantically Challenged, starring Alyssa Milano, which ran from April 19, 2010 to May 17, 2010 on ABC.

Personal life

Blitt was raised in Côte Saint-Luc, Quebec, a municipality on the Island of Montreal. He is a graduate of McGill University and attended the AFI Conservatory. His older brother is magazine illustrator Barry Blitt.


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