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Ross Malinger

​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.

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Jul 7, 1984 In Redwood City, California
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Who's the Boss? 1984-09-20
Latest Project:
Movie Made of Honor 2008-05-02
Known For
Poster of Without a Trace
Poster of Wilderness Love
Poster of Toothless
Poster of Seinfeld
Movie Made of Honor 2008-05-02
Movie Thumbsucker 2005-01-23
Series Without a Trace Unknown 2002-09-26
Movie Wilderness Love Derek 2000-10-08
Series Family Law Unknown 1999-09-20
Series The Simple Life Will 1998-06-03
Movie Frog and Wombat Steve 1998-12-18
Movie The Animated Adventures of Tom Sawyer Tom Sawyer (voice) 1998-07-21
Movie Little Bigfoot Payton 1997-01-01
Movie Funny Games 1997-05-14
Series Recess 1997-09-13
Movie Toothless Bobby Jameson 1997-10-05
Movie The One That Got Away Will 1996-02-18
Series Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher Unknown 1996-08-28
Movie Bye Bye Love Ben 1995-03-16
Series Maybe This Time 1995-09-15
Movie Peter and the wolf Pierre 1995-11-25
Movie Sudden Death Tyler 1995-10-27
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Series Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman Unknown 1993-01-01
Movie Sleepless in Seattle Jonah Baldwin 1993-06-24
Series Good Advice Michael DeRuzza 1993-04-02
Movie In Sickness and in Health Michael 1992-03-08
Series Beverly Hills, 90210 Unknown 1990-10-04
Movie Kindergarten Cop Harvey 1990-12-21
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Series Who's the Boss? Unknown 1984-09-20