James Franco is an actor, director, screenwriter and artist.
Stephen Collins is just an actor, of course, and no one should confuse him with a character he played on TV.
Has all the Twilight hubbub—the cultural obsession around it—given people an inaccurate sense of who you are as an actor?
Egan said he had grown up in the Midwest, aspiring to be an actor.
The Speaker is the only actor in this Shakespearean tragedy who can force action.
The actor should not stare straight into the faces of the audience, but look between them.
The actor, assumed a rôle and improvised all which he had to say in trying to act it out.
Con and I don't feel like going home just yet, and Mrs. Irving has elected to be audience instead of actor.
He found fault with some of the plays for not being worthy of the actor.
But no matter for that; the spectator at a play is more entertained than the actor; and in real life it is much the same.
late 14c., "an overseer, guardian, steward," from Latin actor "an agent or doer," also "theatrical player," from past participle stem of agere (see act (n.)). Mid-15c. as "a doer, maker," also "a plaintiff." Sense of "one who performs in plays" is 1580s, originally applied to both men and women.
An athlete who is good at pretending he has been hurt or fouled; esp, a baseball player who very convincingly mimes the pain of being hit by a pitch