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Ross Aaron Malinger (born July 7, 1984) is an American actor who co-starred as Jonah Baldwin in the 1993 romantic film Sleepless In Seattle. He starred in the 1997 comedy Toothless, along with Kirstie Alley, portraying the second main character of the film. He starred with Kirstie Alley before that in the 1996 film Peter and the Wolf and played Adam Lippman, the Bar Mitzvah boy who liked Elaine's "Shiksa appeal", in the Seinfeld's episode "The Serenity Now".

Malinger co-starred with Jean-Claude Van Damme in 1995 film Sudden Death. Though it was a box office flop, he earned $1.1 million, a contrast from Sleepless in Seattle for which he only earned $24,000 even though it launched his career.

He provided the original voice of T.J. Detweiler on the animated series Recess. He did not reprise the role in the next seasons, as he got replaced by Andrew Lawrence. He was a recurring character on the Teen Drama Party of Five.

He also provided the voice for the puppy Spike, Part of the 'Riley Gang' in Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco

He starred with Shelley Long and Treat Williams on the CBS comedy Good Advice, which lasted two seasons.

Malinger was born in Redwood City, California, the son of Laura, a producer, and Brian Malinger, a producer and sales representative.

As of 2008, Malinger worked as a general manager at Automotive Legends in Malibu.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Ross Aaron Malinger  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Ross Aaron Malinger (born July 7, 1984) is an American actor who co-starred as Jonah Baldwin in the 1993 romantic film Sleepless In Seattle. He starred in the 1997 comedy Toothless, along with Kirstie Alley, portraying the second main character of the film. He starred with Kirstie Alley before that in the 1996 film Peter and the Wolf and played Adam Lippman, the Bar Mitzvah boy who liked Elaine's "Shiksa appeal", in the Seinfeld's episode "The Serenity Now".

Malinger co-starred with Jean-Claude Van Damme in 1995 film Sudden Death. Though it was a box office flop, he earned $1.1 million, a contrast from Sleepless in Seattle for which he only earned $24,000 even though it launched his career.

He provided the original voice of T.J. Detweiler on the animated series Recess. He did not reprise the role in the next seasons, as he got replaced by Andrew Lawrence. He was a recurring character on the Teen Drama Party of Five.

He also provided the voice for the puppy Spike, Part of the 'Riley Gang' in Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco

He starred with Shelley Long and Treat Williams on the CBS comedy Good Advice, which lasted two seasons.

Malinger was born in Redwood City, California, the son of Laura, a producer, and Brian Malinger, a producer and sales representative.

As of 2008, Malinger worked as a general manager at Automotive Legends in Malibu.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Ross Aaron Malinger  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 24

Birthday 1984-07-07

Place of Birth Redwood City, California

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2002 Without a Trace (1 episode)
2000 Wilderness Love as Derek
1999 Family Law (1 episode)
1998 Frog and Wombat as Steve
1998 The Animated Adventures of Tom Sawyer as Tom Sawyer (voice)
1998 The Simple Life (7 episodes) as Will
1997 Toothless as Bobby Jameson
1997 Recess (0 episodes)
1997 Little Bigfoot as Payton
1996 Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher (43 episodes)
1995 Peter and the wolf as Pierre
1995 Sudden Death as Tyler
1995 Maybe This Time (18 episodes)
1995 Bye Bye Love as Ben
1994 Touched by an Angel (1 episode)
1993 Sleepless in Seattle as Jonah Baldwin
1993 Good Advice (19 episodes) as Michael DeRuzza
1993 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (3 episodes)
1992 In Sickness and in Health as Michael
1991 Late for Dinner as Little Donald Freeman
1990 Kindergarten Cop as Harvey
1990 Beverly Hills, 90210 (1 episode) as Elliott Brody
1989 Seinfeld (1 episode)
1984 Who's the Boss? (1 episode)

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