Bit Parts

Some articles on bit parts, bit part, bit:

Jean Brooks - Career - Jeanne Kelly and Robina Duarte
... After a couple of bit parts, she starred alongside von Stroheim in The Crime of Dr ... After the Paramount contract, Brooks spent another year taking bit parts ... After more bit parts and small roles, Brooks was awarded with her first leading role in a feature film, playing "Laura" in The Devil's Pipeline in 1940 ...
Bit Part
... A bit part is a supporting acting role with at least one line of dialogue (a supporting role with no dialogue is called a walk-on) ... In British television, bit parts are referred to as under sixes (fewer than six spoken lines) ... An actor who regularly performs in bit roles, either as a hobby or to earn a living, is referred to as a bit player, a term also used to describe an aspiring actor who has not yet broken into major supporting or ...

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