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Frank Ross is played by Philip Knobloch in the the 2010 version of True Grit.

Frank is first seen in the 2010 remake of True Grit laying on the floor in front of the boarding house, dead.

Character Biography[]

Frank Ross (Father of Frank, Victoria, and Mattie Ross) was killed by a Tom Chaney, the man he hired to help him bring some horses he bought home. Frank was robbed of his mare, Judy, and two gold pieces the night Chaney murdered him.

Frank also owned a Colt Walker.