|Is||Military officer Actor Soldier Television actor Film actor Officer|
|From||United States of America|
|Type||Film, TV, Stage & Radio Military|
|Birth||20 June 1942, Sacramento, USA; Oklahoma City, USA|
Chelcie Claude Ross (born June 20, 1942) is an American character actor, most known for Above the Law, Major League, Basic Instinct, Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey, Hoosiers and The Ballad of Buster Scruggs.
He served in Vietnam as an officer in the United States Air Force where he had been awarded a Bronze Star, and earned an MFA from the Dallas Theater Center. He left the Air Force in 1970. His son, Ian Ross, plays bass in the band John 5 and The Creatures, the instrumental group fronted by guitarist John 5 (Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie.)
In 2007, Ross appeared, along with Sean Astin and Charles S. Dutton, in an episode of My Name Is Earl that was a homage to the film Rudy. He played an appliance store manager whose relationship to Earl mirrors that of his relationship to Rudy.
In 2008, he played Beverly Weston in the National Theatre production of August: Osage County.
He also played a fictionalized Conrad Hilton in the award-winning series Mad Men.
In 2012 he appeared in Boss as the chief of the Chicago Police Department.