Ross Marquand - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 17, 2022

Ross Marquand
Profession: Actor, Producer, Impressionist
Best Known For: The Walking Dead (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $1 million

Personal Details

Born on : August 22, 1981 (age 41)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Roscoe Wayne Marquand
Birth Place: Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
Horoscope: Leo
Father's Name: Kermit Wayne Marquand
Mother's Name: Nancy Wall
Siblings: 2

Bailey Marquand (brother)
Timfrey Marquand (sister)

High School: Heritage High School
University: University of Colorado
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (German, English, Norwegian)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.85 meter (6 feet 1 inch)
Weight: 85 kg (187.39 lb)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Shoe Size: 9.5 US
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Ross Marquand?

Ross Marquand is an actor, producer, impressionist by profession, and American by nationality. He is best known for playing Aaron on The Walking Dead and in the films Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame as Red Skull.

Ross Marquand – Age, Parents, Siblings

Ross Marquand’s birth took place on August 22, 1981, in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. His birth name is Roscoe Wayne Marquand, his mother’s name is Nancy Wall and his father’s name is Kermit Wayne Marquand. His parents raised him alongside his two siblings- brother Bailey Marquand and sister Timfrey Marquand.

He is distantly related to Richard Marquand, the director of the 1983 film Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi.

Ross Marquand as a boy (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

The high school from which Ross Marquand graduated is Heritage High School. He went on to study at the University of Colorado at Boulder where he performed in the theatre production of To Kill a Mockingbird, The Passion of Dracula, and The Cherry Orchard. Marquand graduated from the same with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre Performance.

His ethnicity includes German, English, and Norwegian.

Ross Marquand – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Ross Marquand is currently believed to be single. Like most details of his early life, there are no details on his past relationships and girlfriends. He has not been married and is sans a wife and children.

The character he plays in The Walking Dead, Aaron is gay.

Seth Gilliam, Ross Marquand on The Walking Dead (Image: Winter is Coming)

Ross Marquand – Career

Early Days

Ross Marquand was 9 years old when he first played a small part in a church play. He was intrigued by the art and eventually joined Boy Scouts of America where he began impersonating celebrities at campfire ceremonies.

After college Marquand moved to Los Angeles where he began auditioning roles for in both films and TV series. His debut screen role was in the 2006 short film Love Sick and in a 2006 episode of the TV series LA Forensics. This was followed by appearances in the TV series I <3 Vampires (2009), Mad Men (2013), and voiced Han Solo in Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars (2014) and Christopher Walken / James Gandolfini in the late-night talk show Conan (2013-2014).

His breakthrough came after he was cast as Aaron in season 5 of AMC’s horror drama series The Walking Dead. Marquand is set to portray the role in the final season i.e. season 11 of the series.

Films, Series

Over the years Ross Marquand has appeared in the TV series Deadbeat (2016), Brockmire (2017), The Last Tycoon (2017), Robert Chicken (2018), Invincible (2021-present), etc.

Moreover, his work as an actor can be seen in the films A Lonely Place for Dying (2009), Eden (2012), Down and Dangerous (2013), etc. Marquand replaced Hugo Weaving as the Stonekeeper Read Skull in the films Avengers: Infinity War (2018) and Avengers: Endgame (2019).

Ross Marquand in Avengers (Image: Comic Book)


On the set of The Walking Dead, Ross Marquand has worked with Josh McDermitt, Michael James Shaw, Steven Yeun, Nadia Hilker, and Cailey Fleming.

Ross Marquand – Awards, Nominations

Marquand was nominated for Maverick Movie Awards in 2013 and 2015.

Ross Marquand – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Ross Marquand is estimated at around $1 million while the figure on his annual salary is under review.

Ross Marquand – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles including Instagram, and Twitter, he is followed by several hundred thousand followers. A verified fan account in his name is present on Facebook.

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