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Birth information

25 October 1928 Albert Lea, Minnesota, USA

Given Name

Marian Ellen Ross

How tall is Marion Ross?

1.65 m

Who is(are) his/her spouse(s)?

Freeman Morse

Life Story of Marion Ross

The lovely, continuously upbeat and iconic All-American mom from the classic Happy Days (1974) TV sitcom had fervent desires of becoming an actress while growing up in her obscure Minnesota town. Born Marian Ross (with an "a") in 1928, she grew up in her native state and, at one time, worked as a teenage au pair in order to earn money for drama lessons at the MacPhail Center in Minneapolis. The family eventually relocated to San Diego (she was in her late teens) and Marion attended and graduated from Point Loma High School.

Changing her stage moniker to Marion (with an "o") Ross because it read classier to her, the young hopeful enrolled at San Diego University and appeared in the theater department's various productions. Graduating in 1950, Marion worked in summer theater in and around the San Diego area, including the Old Globe Theatre. She then managed to land a Paramount Studio contract with the assist of an old college professor and found a few unbilled parts to play as various actress, tourist and girlfriend types in a variety of films such as The Glenn Miller Story (1954), Secret of the Incas (1954), Sabrina (1954) and Pushover (1954). At the same time, she...

Significant features of Marion Ross

Red hair and blue eyes
Soft, mellow voice

Publications and Magazines about Marion Ross

Ross, Marion My Days: Happy and Otherwise. 2018

What movies did Marion Ross play or participate?

Actors Filmography
Senior Entourage Marion, Angels on Tap (2018) Waitress, Guardians of the Galaxy (2018) Minn-Erva, Please Tell Me I'm Adopted! (2017) Mrs. Grant, The Odd Couple (2016) Edna, The Final Show (2016) Betty, Best Friends Whenever (2016) Grandma Rita, Chasing Life (2015) Lynn Carver, A Perfect Christmas List (2014) Evie, Signed, Sealed, Delivered for Christmas (2014) Marion, Hot in Cleveland (2014) Olga, A Reason (2014) Aunt Irene Hilgrim, Instant Mom (2014) Marion Cunningham, Sweet Surrender (2014) Grandma, The Exes (2014) Pearl, Two and a Half Men (2014) Older Lady,...

Birth information

25 October 1928 Albert Lea, Minnesota, USA

Given Name

Marian Ellen Ross

How tall is Marion Ross?

1.65 m

Who is(are) his/her spouse(s)?

Freeman Morse

Life Story of Marion Ross

The lovely, continuously upbeat and iconic All-American mom from the classic Happy Days (1974) TV sitcom had fervent desires of becoming an actress while growing up in her obscure Minnesota town. Born Marian Ross (with an "a") in 1928, she grew up in her native state and, at one time, worked as a teenage au pair in order to earn money for drama lessons at the MacPhail Center in Minneapolis. The family eventually relocated to San Diego (she was in her late teens) and Marion attended and graduated from Point Loma High School.

Changing her stage moniker to Marion (with an "o") Ross because it read classier to her, the young hopeful enrolled at San Diego University and appeared in the theater department's various productions. Graduating in 1950, Marion worked in summer theater in and around the San Diego area, including the Old Globe Theatre. She then managed to land a Paramount Studio contract with the assist of an old college professor and found a few unbilled parts to play as various actress, tourist and girlfriend types in a variety of films such as The Glenn Miller Story (1954), Secret of the Incas (1954), Sabrina (1954) and Pushover (1954). At the same time, she...

Significant features of Marion Ross

Red hair and blue eyes
Soft, mellow voice

Publications and Magazines about Marion Ross

Ross, Marion My Days: Happy and Otherwise. 2018

What movies did Marion Ross play or participate?

Actors Filmography
Senior Entourage Marion, Angels on Tap (2018) Waitress, Guardians of the Galaxy (2018) Minn-Erva, Please Tell Me I'm Adopted! (2017) Mrs. Grant, The Odd Couple (2016) Edna, The Final Show (2016) Betty, Best Friends Whenever (2016) Grandma Rita, Chasing Life (2015) Lynn Carver, A Perfect Christmas List (2014) Evie, Signed, Sealed, Delivered for Christmas (2014) Marion, Hot in Cleveland (2014) Olga, A Reason (2014) Aunt Irene Hilgrim, Instant Mom (2014) Marion Cunningham, Sweet Surrender (2014) Grandma, The Exes (2014) Pearl, Two and a Half Men (2014) Older Lady,...

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Marion Ross and Tom Bosley in Let's Call It Quits (1974)

She and her late companion, Paul Michael, co-starred in Southern California stage productions of "Over the River and Through the Woods", "Love Letters" and "The Last Romance".

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Ron Howard, Marion Ross, Tom Bosley, Erin Moran, and Randolph Roberts in Happy Days (1974)

She is the Associate Artist for the Old Globe Theater in San Diego, California.

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Scott Baio, Marion Ross, Tom Bosley, and Erin Moran in Joanie Loves Chachi (1982)

Had appeared in almost every episode of Happy Days (1974), with the exception of only 2 episodes, in the 1981-82 season.

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Marion Ross and Alan Mandell in Grey's Anatomy: Die jungen Ärzte (2005)

When she was starring on Happy Days (1974), she and co-star Tom Bosley, who played her on-screen husband, didn't get along, at first, yet, at the series progressed, the two had bonded with each other. Bosley remained friends with Ross, until his passing in 2010.

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