Ross Shor Lynch (born December 29, 1995 in Littleton, Colorado) is an American actor, singer, instrumentalist and dancer. He is best known for portraying Austin Moon on the Disney Channel television series Austin & Ally, and performs in a band called R5 with his three elder siblings and their friend Ellington Ratliff; his oldest brother, Riker, has a minor recurring role on the Fox series Glee. Most recently he starred in the Disney Channel movie Teen Beach Movie.
Tropes that apply to Mr. Ross include:
- Adorkable: As Austin Moon.
- Child Popstar: He was once a Kidz Bop vocalist.
- Idol Singer: Both on his own, as Austin Moon, and as part of R5.
- Just Friends: With Laura Marano. But many shippers would say otherwise.
- Platonic Life Partners: With Laura Marano.
- Pretty Boy