Background Actor Resume Samples

A Background Actor can be seen acting in television commercials, voiceovers, movies and in other industry events. A well-drafted Background Actor Resume illustrates the following duties and tasks – performing the specified acting roles, handling self-promotion strategies, following cues and instructions, researching background roles, acting in various film production and TV shows, making gestures and facial expressions that depict the character-s true emotions, handling finished multiple acting assignments within the time frame.

Essential job qualifications include – acting skills, creativity, knowledge of memorization techniques, extensive experience in delivering background acting services, in-depth knowledge of customer service practices; and familiarity with working in commercial, TV shows and movies. The ability to work with co-workers and carry out work in a professional and timely manner is also needed. To obtain this position, a bachelor-s degree in Arts is required.

Background Actor Resume example

Background Actor Resume

Summary : Background Actor with 2 years of experience seen on television commercials, movies, voice overs & various industry events. Well-written for Background Actor as performing acting roles, following cues and instructions, researching background roles, handling self-promotion, and completing other tasks as assigned by directors. 

Skills :

Acting skills, Creativity, Time Management, Flexibility, Teamwork.

Description :

    1. Performed as a model in numerous fashion shows and pose for artists, photographers.
    2. Helped advertise a variety of clothing designs for various fashion designers.
    3. Appeared on several films and television shows as a background actor.
    4. Booked for various commercial and fashion shows.
    5. Depicted characters in stories using voices, appearances, bodies, and gestures.
    6. Researched and memorized a script for casting audition.
    7. Worked closely with fashion photographers, fashion coordinators, event producers.
    8. Established & maintained positive relationships with co actors & productions crew.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Arts


Background Actor Resume

Summary : To pursue as an Background Actor related career opportunity in which I can apply knowledge gained from academic preparation along with professional experience.

Skills : Video editing, Directing, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Composed songs, lyrics, and booked for same.
    2. Performed as a background extra in television and movie productions.
    3. Maintained a good rapport with directors.
    4. Casted services by reporting as instructed and promptly.
    5. Performed as a background extra in television & movie productions to include Disney, Family Comedy television productions & various other television series and movie films.
    6. Maintained good rapport with directors & casting services by reporting as instruct & promptly.
    7. Prepared for productions with apparel as instructed via agency phone calls.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.A


Background Actor Resume

Summary : To obtain a Background Actor position that enables to make a positive contribution to company by utilizing my skills to their fullest potential.

Skills : Time Management, Team Work.

Description :

    1. Worked closely with directors, other actors, and playwrights to find the interpretation most suited to the role.
    2. Learned about characters in scripts and their relationships with each other in order to develop role interpretations.
    3. Collaborated with other actors as part of an ensemble.
    4. Performed humorous and serious interpretations of emotions, actions, and situations.
    5. Attended auditions and casting calls in order to audition for roles.
    6. Worked with other crew members responsible for lighting, costumes, makeup, and props.
    7. Required to manage scheduling for commitments with flexibility.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Acting

Background Actor Resume

Headline : As a Background Actor, responsible for researching background roles, handling self-promotion, and completing other tasks as assigned by directors. Essential job qualifications are acting skills, creativity, time management.

Skills : Public Relations, Production, Acting, Filming.

Description :

    1. Assisted producer and directors in accomplishing the completion of various scenes based on their casting needs for T.V.
    2. Background acted on TV show scenes Interacts with people each day.
    3. Contributed to the overall productivity of a scene by being one of the many background actors.
    4. Able to be on camera without being nervous and being sociable.
    5. Interacted with other background actors while filming, and taking orders from the directors.
    6. Performed as independently/in a mass group/by allowing the use of personal vehicle.
    7. Performed long-side well-known actors, including Kal Penn, etc,.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Production

Background Actor Resume

Summary : Talented, television & film actor desires employment in acting industry. Self Defined, multi taker, who can comfortably interact with people from all backgrounds. Motivated acting professional with 2 years in theater and customer service.  

Skills : Dependable independent worker, Fast learner, Valid CA driver license.

Description :

    1. Experienced what it feels like to work in the film industry.
    2. Worked with directors, other actors, and playwrights to interpret lines and develop blocking.
    3. Portrayed a wide range of emotions using body movements, facial expressions, and gestures.
    4. Performed alongside well-known actors.
    5. Prepared for productions with apparel as instructed via agency phone recording.
    6. Required to manage the scheduling of commitments with flexibility.
    7. Reviewed camera shots with the actors & Assistant Director.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School

Background Actor Resume

Objective : As a Background Actor, responsible for responding to changes in the level of film making in a proactive manner maintaining the proper acting as required by the Director.

Skills : Good Understanding of Dramatic Techniques, Creative Thinking.

Description :

    1. Communicated a character or situation to an audience through speech, body language, and movement.
    2. Work may require the actor to devise a character or improvise the reactions of a character to a situation.
    3. Working here was a lot of fun. Love being on set no matter the job.
    4. Styled own hair & selected own wardrobe before performances.
    5. Pantomimed emotions to make scene look realistic/to convey mood of a particular scene.
    6. Adhered to dress code in order to better portrayed on camera.
    7. Worked with various television shows, such as a Victorious and Carly.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Background Actor Resume

Headline : To obtain employment utilizing field organizer skills gained through many years of community organizing and while successfully completing the field organizer training.

Skills : Creating Scripts, Field Organizer, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Interpreted the work of the writer under the instruction and support of a director.
    2. Required to devise a character or improvise the reactions of a character to a situation.
    3. Recurred roles and have gained two Screen Actors Guild Vouchers.
    4. Able to rise within the entertainment industry.
    5. Acted, followed directions, and precise instruction for long hours.
    6. Experienced what it is like to be behind the scenes of T.V.
    7. Performed work as per given schedule & worked overtime.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate of Arts

Background Actor Resume

Objective : As a Background Actor, responsible for coaching students to prepare for professional auditions. Helping dozens of students book commercials and win acting roles for Hollywood and independent films, TV dramas and sitcoms and live stage productions.

Skills : Acting, TV Shows, Production Development, Time Management Skills. 

Description :

    1. Required tentative listening skills and the ability to take direction well.
    2. Responsible for keeping up and maintaining the cleanliness of the wardrobe and equipment pertaining.
    3. Responded to written and telephone requests for last-minute work.
    4. Remarkable knowledge of human emotions, and character portrayal activities
    5. Familiar-ed with working in various TV shows, commercials, and movies
    6. Able to interact with all coworkers, in a professional and positive manner
    7. Able to prioritize and complete all acting jobs, in a timely manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Background Actor Resume

Summary : To obtain employment utilizing my field organizer skills gained through many years of community organizing and while successfully completing the field organizer training, then working as a Field Organizer.

Skills : Commercial Shows, Camera, Scripting.

Description :

    1. Performed alongside well-known actors, including Olivia DeJonge and Kal Penn.
    2. Collaborated with the director and an ensemble of four other background actors.
    3. Reviewed the camera shots with the actors and assistant director.
    4. Styled own hair and selected their own wardrobe before performances.
    5. Performed as required independently, or in a mass group, or by allowing the use of the personal vehicle.
    6. Followed acting related directions from director & acted accordingly.
    7. Received, studied & memorized given scripts, on time.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Background Actor Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Background Actor with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment.

Skills : Flexibility, Time Management, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Responded to and regularly checked in with emails from Front Runner Casting.
    2. Remained in communication with personal agency.
    3. Pantomimed emotions to make the scene look realistic or to convey the mood of a particular scene.
    4. Adhered to the dress code in order to be better portrayed on camera.
    5. Acted in various film productions, TV shows & executed background acts.
    6. Received, performed the role of a character in dramatic production.
    7. Liaised with makeup crew & assisted in their tasks, as requested.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Art