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Marion Ross

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Marion Ross (born October 25, 1928) is an American actress best known for her role as Marion Cunningham on the ABCtelevision series, Happy Days from 1974 to 1984.Born Marian Ross in Watertown in Carver County in southern Minnesota, the daughter of Ellen (née Hamilton) and Gordon Ross,she lived in Waconia and then moved to Willmar and eventually to Albert Lea, Minnesota.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. After completing her sophomore year in high school, she moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota, and worked as an au pair while studying drama at the MacPhail Center for the Arts, and attending Southwest High School. A year later, her family moved to San Diego, California.She graduated from Point Loma High School in San Diego.Ross enrolled in San Diego State University,where she was named the school's most outstanding actress. After graduation in 1950, she performed in summer theater in La Jolla, California. The director was impressed by her talent, and recommended that she try for work in films.



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Born:
Oct 25, 1928 In Watertown - Carver County - Minnesota - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
104
First Appeared:
In the series General Electric Theater 1953-02-01
Latest Project:
Series Paradise Bay 2017
Known For
Poster of Generator Rex
Poster of Two and a Half Men
Poster of Family Guy
Poster of Life With Father
Filmography

Paradise Bay (2018)

Series

Community Service (2018)

Series
as Unknown

Sweet Surrender (2014)

Movie
as Grandma
3 1 votes

A Reason (2014)

Movie
as Aunt Irene Hilgrim

Chasing Life (2014)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
5.8 6 votes

Signed, Sealed, Delivered for Christmas (2014)

Family TV Movie
Movie
as Marion
7.9 4 votes

A Perfect Christmas List (2014)

Comedy Drama Family
Movie
as Evie

Dear Dracula (2012)

Animation Family
Movie
as Grandma (voice)
5 2 votes

Keeping Up with the Randalls (2011)

Movie
as Grandma Dorie
6 1 votes

Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster (2010)

Mystery Fantasy Comedy Adventure
Movie
as Hilda Trowburg
5.3 43 votes

Generator Rex (2010)

Animation Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
5.1 4 votes

Flower Girl (2009)

Comedy Music Romance
Movie
as Rose Durham
4.5 2 votes

Superhero Movie (2008)

Action Comedy Science Fiction
Movie
as Aunt Lucille
4.9 300 votes

Holly Hobbie and Friends: Best Friends Forever (2007)

Animation
Movie
as Annabelle Crow

Music Within (2007)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Grandma
6.6 16 votes

Where There's a Will (2006)

Comedy Drama TV Movie
Movie
as Leslie Clyde Onstott
3.3 2 votes

Brothers and Sisters (2006)

Drama
Series
as Ida Holden
6.8 24 votes

Out of Practice (2005)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 1 votes

The Boondocks (2005)

Animation Action & Adventure Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.8 52 votes

Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003)

Comedy
Movie
as Herself
5.0 61 votes

Celebrities Uncensored (2003)

News Documentary
Series
as Unknown
3.5 2 votes

Two and a Half Men (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Older Lady
6.0 325 votes

Ladies and The Champ (2001)

Comedy
Movie
as Margaret Smith

Gilmore Girls (2000)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.3 112 votes

Family Guy (1999)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.6 640 votes

Family Law (1999)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

About Sarah (1998)

Drama
Movie
as Grandma Rose McCaffrey
5 1 votes

The Love Boat: The Next Wave (1998)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

The Lake (1998)

Science Fiction Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Maggie
3.8 2 votes

The Wild Thornberrys (1998)

Comedy Animation
Series
as Unknown
5.8 21 votes

That '70s Show (1998)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.3 207 votes

King of the Hill (1997)

Animation Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 109 votes

The Third Twin (1997)

Thriller
Movie
as Lila Ferrami
3.7 3 votes

Hidden in Silence (1996)

Drama
Movie
as Mrs. Diamant
4.3 3 votes

Early Edition (1996)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.4 32 votes

Superman: The Animated Series (1996)

Animation Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.6 30 votes

Hart to Hart: Secrets of the Hart (1995)

Mystery Adventure Crime
Movie
as Maureen Collier
8 1 votes

The Drew Carey Show (1995)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.2 38 votes

A Perfect Stranger (1994)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Charlotte Brandon
2.3 3 votes

Touched by an Angel (1994)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama Family
Series
as Unknown
5.2 18 votes

The John Larroquette Show (1993)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.5 2 votes

Brooklyn Bridge (1991)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Sophie Berger

Dream On (1990)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.3 9 votes

You Again? (1986)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

MacGyver (1985)

Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.3 125 votes

Sins of the Father (1985)

Movie

The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1985)

Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
6.5 7 votes

Hotel (1983)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.8 4 votes

Midnight Offerings (1981)

Horror TV Movie
Movie
as Emily Moore
4.6 5 votes

Skyward (1980)

Movie
as Natalie Ward
8.5 2 votes

Sitcom: The Adventures of Garry Marshall (1979)

Documentary
Movie
as Herself/Marion Cunningham

The Survival of Dana (1979)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Madeline

Grand Theft Auto (1977)

Action Comedy Crime
Movie
as Vivian Hedgeworth
6.5 17 votes

The Love Boat (1977)

Drama Comedy Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
5.7 28 votes

Happy Days (1974)

Comedy
Series
as Marion Cunningham
7.1 40 votes

Petrocelli (1974)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.7 3 votes

Emergency! (1972)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.3 11 votes

The Streets of San Francisco (1972)

Crime Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.2 16 votes

O'Hara, U.S. Treasury (1971)

Drama Crime
Series
as Unknown

Honky (1971)

Romance Drama
Movie
as Mrs. Divine

Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970)

Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Angela Fields
7.1 41 votes

Love, American Style (1969)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.2 5 votes

The Brady Bunch (1969)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.5 29 votes

Hawaii Five-O (1968)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.7 20 votes

The Mod Squad (1968)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.6 5 votes

Mannix (1967)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.9 11 votes

Ironside (1967)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.5 18 votes

Felony Squad (1966)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown

Mission: Impossible (1966)

Action & Adventure Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.2 34 votes

The Fugitive (1963)

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.9 11 votes

The Outer Limits (1963)

Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
7.6 41 votes

Mr. Novak (1963)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.0 1 votes

Channing (1963)

Drama
Series

The Great Adventure (1963)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Dr. Kildare (1961)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.3 6 votes

Blueprint For Robbery (1961)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Young Woman

Cain's Hundred (1961)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Mrs. G. Goes to College (1961)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

The Gertrude Berg Show (1961)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Thriller (1960)

Horror Thriller
Series
as Unknown
4.5 3 votes

Route 66 (1960)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.3 5 votes

Rawhide (1959)

Western
Series
as Unknown
7.7 9 votes

Philip Marlowe (1959)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

The Detectives (1959)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown

Operation Petticoat (1959)

Action Comedy Romance
Movie
as Lt. Colfax RN
6.8 49 votes

Teacher's Pet (1958)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Katy Fuller
6.5 20 votes

The Donna Reed Show (1958)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.7 3 votes

Lizzie (1957)

Drama
Movie
as Ruth Seaton
7 1 votes

The Thin Man (1957)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.7 3 votes

God Is My Partner (1957)

Drama
Movie
as Frances Denning

Perry Mason (1957)

Mystery Drama Crime Family
Series
as Unknown
7.9 23 votes

The Walter Winchell File (1957)

Series
as Unknown

The Proud and Profane (1956)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Joan
7.0 1 votes

Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)

Adventure Comedy Family Fantasy Romance
Movie
as Extra (uncredited)
6.5 73 votes

Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (1956)

Western Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.0 1 votes

The Millionaire (1955)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.0 2 votes

Ford Star Jubilee (1955)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown

The Glenn Miller Story (1954)

History Drama Music
Movie
as Polly Haynes
6.4 27 votes

Pushover (1954)

Drama Thriller Crime
Movie
as Mrs. Crockett (uncredited)
5.5 8 votes

Sabrina (1954)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Spiller's Girlfriend (uncredited)
7.4 220 votes

Father Knows Best (1954)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
9.3 3 votes

General Electric Theater (1953)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown

Life With Father (1953)

Comedy
Series

Letter to Loretta (1953)

Drama
Series
as Unknown