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How to sign: a theatrical performer
Within this category: actress, barnstormer, character actor, comedian, ham, heavy, ingenue, leading man, mime, plant, scene-stealer, screen actor, star, supernumerary, tragedian, understudy, upstager, walk-on, Allen, Astaire, Barrymore, Barrymore, Barrymore, Bogart, Booth, Burbage, Burton, Cagney, Chevalier, Cooper, Coward, Crosby, Dean, De Niro, Depardieu, Drew, Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Fonda, Gable, Garrick, Gibson, Gielgud, Grant, Granville-Barker, Guinness, Hanks, Harrison, Heming, Hoffman, Hopkins, Howard, Jolson, Karloff, Kean, Keaton, Kelly, Laughton, Lee, Lemmon, Lloyd, Lorre, Lugosi, Lunt, Marshall, Martin, Mason, Mitchum, Moore, Newman, Olivier, O'Toole, Poitier, Redford, Richardson, Robinson, Scott, Sellers, Sinatra, Skinner, Stanislavsky, Stewart, Stroheim, Tracy, Tree, Ustinov, Wayne, Welles
How to sign: a person who acts and gets things done
"he's a principal actor in this affair"; "when you want something done get a doer"; "he's a miracle worker";