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Synonyms for actress

a theatrical performer

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The actress who played Marguerite was even then old-fashioned, though historic.
I suppose no woman could have been further in person, voice, and temperament from Dumas' appealing heroine than the veteran actress who first acquainted me with her.
I tramped through the puddles and under the showery trees, mourning for Marguerite Gauthier as if she had died only yesterday, sighing with the spirit of 1840, which had sighed so much, and which had reached me only that night, across long years and several languages, through the person of an infirm old actress.
Who the lady was who first trod the stage as a professional actress is not known, but her part was Desdemona.
But I really don't know which of my actions is the worst," said the lively actress.
Magdalen, in the character of a born actress, threatened serious future difficulties.
Before the actress of the evening had been five minutes on the stage, Norah detected, to her own indescribable astonishment, that Magdalen had audaciously individualized the feeble amiability of "Julia's" character, by seizing no less a person than herself as the model to act it by.
Everybody felt that the difficulty lay here -- everybody saw the difficulty conquered -- everybody echoed the manager's enthusiasm at rehearsal, which had hailed her as a born actress.
I have known divine actresses before now, sir, I used to collect--at least I used to CALL for--and very often call for--the water-rate at the house of a divine actress, who lived in my beat for upwards of four year but never--no, never, sir of all divine creatures, actresses or no actresses, did I see a diviner one than is Henrietta Petowker.
First of all," he said, bowing to the French actress and raising her fingers to his lips, "there is no one who does not know Madame Selarne.
We are going to try and persuade Madame to tell us about her new play," she concluded, smiling at the French actress, "and there are so many of my friends on the French stage whom I must hear about.
Egyptian actress Rogena posts a series of photos which she says resemble American actress Angelina Jolie.
MARDAN -- A stage actress, Sunbul, was killed in an armed attack on Saturday, confirmed police officials.
Summary: Melbourne (Australia), January 12 (ANI): And it indeed is a Happy New Year for Margot Robbie as the actress just took home the Critics` Choice Award in the 'Best Actress in a Comedy' category, for her portrayal of figure skater Tonya Harding in the movie 'I, Tonya'.
The actress, who has been under pressure from her fans to reveal the father of the baby, however, still kept his identity under wraps when she took to her Twitter page days back to intimate her fans of her baby's name.