Ross is a graduate of the Advanced Playwriting Course in Trinity College Dublin, taught by Marina Carr.
He is also one-third of the hugely successful Irish sketch-comedy group A Betrayal of Penguins who have experienced hugely successful runs at the Edinburgh Fringe in the past two years. His play, Minute after Midday which follows three people affected by the Omagh bombing, won a Fringe First in 2011 and The Life and Sort of Death of Eric Argyle was nominated for Best New Play at the Irish Times Theatre Awards in 2013 as well as the Stewart Parker Trust Award. The play had a successful run at Soho Theatre and transferred to 59E59 in New York in September 2013.
Ross currently writes for RTE’s Fair City and Roy and for a number of projects for Tilted Pictures.