screen actor

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n screen actor an actor who plays a role in a film
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Usage

In literature:

On the screen, in the role of a composer, appeared an actor called Eric Valour.
"Main Street" by Sinclair Lewis
Neither had observed the rising young screen actor, Clifford Armytage, though he had coughed violently again as they left.
"Merton of the Movies" by Harry Leon Wilson
If you have no curtain or screen, the actors must simply walk off the stage at the end of the scenes.
"My Book of Indoor Games" by Clarence Squareman
We know how often the words on the screen serve as substitutes for the speech of the actors.
"The Photoplay" by Hugo M√ľnsterberg
Prepare in advance of this meeting a screen with old play-bills and photographs of famous actors, Forrest, Kean, Booth and others.
"Woman's Club Work and Programs" by Caroline French Benton
Then the actors entered from behind a screen of shrubs to the left of the stage.
"The Camp Fire Girls Behind the Lines" by Margaret O'Bannon Womack Vandercook
If there's any screening going on, as I know there was yesterday with regard to Jim Sanders, I'll have the actors brought to justice!
"Trevlyn Hold" by Mrs. Henry Wood
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In news:

Damian Lewis and Claire Danes of 'Homeland' make the drama cut, while 'Veep's' Julia Louis-Dreyfus is overlooked in comedy in the Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations.
The actor will receive the lifetime achievement honor at a gala the screening of "Arbitrage.".
Then it was on to the Golden Globes, where he outfitted Maya Rudolph, followed by the Screen Actors Guild Awards, where Diane Lane, Jessica Lange and Mary Steenburgen donned his gowns .
2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards nominees.
'Lincoln,' 'Silver Linings Playbook' Lead Screen Actors Guild Nominees.
"Heidi" braids were a popular style at the 2012 Screen Actors Guild awards.
Denise Richards and Charlie Sheen during 2005 Screen Actors Guild Awards.
List of 19th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards nominees.
The long stalemate between the Screen Actors Guild and Hollywood producers may not be over yet, but it appears to be coming to an end.
Less than a week after her mom Demi Moore's terrifying hospitalization , the actress, 23, snuck into the official after party for the Screen Actors' Guild Awards held in a tent outside the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Screen Actors Guild Award nominees are announced.
The 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations were announced this morning and the full list of nominees shouldn't be much of a surprise.
Among the top nominees for the Screen Actors Guild film awards on Wednesday, were the actors of Iran hostage drama 'Argo' and drama ' Lincoln .'.
Among the top nominees for the Screen Actors Guild film awards on Wednesday, were the actors of Iran hostage drama 'Argo' and drama 'Lincoln.'.
Queen Elizabeth II appears on screen accompanied by actor Daniel Craig during the opening of the 2012 Summer Olympics.
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