Extra9 (Dead Weight)
Actor Don Elmore
Gender Male
Hair Brown
Age Early 40s
Occupation U.S. Military Pilot (Pre-Apocalypse)
Governor's Militia Soldier (Post-Apocalypse)
Family (Unnamed) - Wife
(Unnamed) - Multiple Sons
First Appearance "Dead Weight"
Last Appearance "Too Far Gone"
Death Episode "Too Far Gone"
Cause of Death Shot or devoured by walkers
Status Dead
Series lifespan "Dead Weight" to "Too Far Gone"
Ethnicity Caucasian-American
Ross (TV Series) Gallery
Don Elmore Gallery

Ross is a survivor of the outbreak in AMC's The Walking Dead. He is a member of Caesar Martinez's camp.



Before the outbreak, Ross was a U.S. Army helicopter pilot in Georgia. He also had a wife and several sons.


Season 4

"Dead Weight"

Ross is present for the reveal that his leader Caesar Martinez died and a new leader will be chosen for the camp. He and the other guards step up when Tara Chambler and the other camp residents become agitated about the reveal of the new camp leadership. Later, he witnesses the aftermath of Meghan Chambler's near death by a zombie.

"Too Far Gone"

Ross is seen with the Governor's miltia. Ross and Tara's girlfriend Alisha are ordered to bring out the hostages from the truck. Ross is guarded over Michonne during the prison talks between the Governor and Rick Grimes, armed with a suppressed Uzi submachine gun and a M1911A1 as a side arm. After the negotiation fails, Ross attacks the prison with the others and is soon killed.


Killed By

Ross was most likely killed by one of the prison survivors or devoured by walkers upon the prison's breach.

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims Ross has killed:


TV Series

Season 4


  • Ross was never credited nor was the name mentioned in dialogue. However, the name and backstory of this character was revealed by his actor in an interview.[1]

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