Sample Background Actor Resume

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Hector Owens
3613 Armory Road
Wilmington, NC 28401

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

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience of delivering background acting services
  • In-depth knowledge of memorization techniques and customer service practices
  • Remarkable knowledge of human emotions, and character portrayal activities
  • Familiarity with working in various TV shows, commercials, and movies
  • Ability to interact with all coworkers, in a professional and positive manner
  • Ability to prioritize and complete all acting jobs, in a timely manner

Professional Experience:

Background Actor
ICF International – Arizona
August 2012 – Present


  • Followed acting-related directions from director and acted accordingly.
  • Received, studied, and memorized the given scripts, on time.
  • Acted in various film productions and TV shows and executed background acts.
  • Received and performed the role of a character in a dramatic production.
  • Made gestures and facial expressions and depicted character’s emotions.
  • Liaised with makeup crew and assisted them in their tasks, as requested.
  • Established and maintained positive relationships with co-actors and production crew.
  • Performed work as per given schedule and worked overtime.
  • Handled and finished multiple acting assignments, within given deadlines.


Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communications
Muskingum College, New Concord, OH

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