Marion Ross

Marion Ross

Age
85
Birthday
Oct. 25th, 1928
Born in
Albert Lea, Minnesota, USA
Height
5' 5

Marion Ross' Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Happy Days TV Show
Happy Days
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire TV Show
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
Brooklyn Bridge TV Show
Brooklyn Bridge
Escape TV Show
Escape
Paradise Bay TV Show
Paradise Bay
 

Main Movie Roles

2008 - Superhero Movie
2007 - Smiley Face
2007 - Music Within
1996 - The Evening Star
1977 - Grand Theft Auto
1970 - Colossus: The Forbin Project
1970 - Airport
1959 - Operation Petticoat
1958 - Teacher's Pet
1956 - Lust for Life
1956 - Around the World in Eighty Days
1954 - Secret of the Incas
1954 - Sabrina
1954 - Pushover
1954 - The Glenn Miller Story

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Emily Stubing
14
Beulah Carey
14
Mrs. Lopart (Voiced)
8
Marilyn
6
Bernice Forman
4
Grandma SquarePants
4
Gloria Bosner
3
Ida Holden
3
Mrs. von Hausen (Voiced)
3
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:

Beloved television actress Marion Ross was born on October 25, 1928, in Albert Lea, Minnesota, and dreamed of becoming an actress at an early age. When Ross was just 13 years old, she changed the spelling of her name from "Marian" to "Marion" because she thought it would look better on a marquee. She started taking drama lessons as a high school student at Minneapolis' MacPhail Center for the Arts.
As a teenager, Ross and her family moved to San Diego, California, where she enrolled at San Diego State College. There, she continued to pursue her passion for performing. Ross's talent became apparent early on—she earned the title of "most outstanding actress" during her first year.



TRIVIA:
  • Best remembered by the public for her role as "Marion Cunningham" on the television series _"Happy Days" (1974)_ (qv).
  • Lives with 'Paul Michael (IV)' (qv)
  • Mother of actor 'Jim Meskimen' (qv) and actress 'Ellen Plummer' (qv).
  • She lives in the San Fernando Valley, California in a country-style home which she calls "Happy Days farm"
  • She appeared on Broadway in 1987 with 'Jean Stapleton' (qv) in a revival of "Arsenic and Old Lace."
  • At the age of 13, she changed the spelling of her name from "Marian" to "Marion" because she thought it would look better on a marquee.
  • Mother-in-law of 'Tamra Meskimen' (qv).
  • She is the Associate Artist for the Old Globe Theater in San Diego, California.


Related sites for this celeb
» IMDB
» BuddyTV
» TVGuide
You are successfully logged out.
login
[close]

ShareTV Login

Username
Password
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Create Account

Username
Password
Verify Password
EMAIL

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Forgot Your Password?

EMAIL
Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.