from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Agent noun of portray; one who portrays.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who portrays.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who portrays; a painter; one who paints, draws, or describes to the life.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a painter or drawer of portraits
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Lisbeth Salander and her real-life portrayer Rooney Mara of the black cut-out dresses seem to have pervaded designer's minds, as the image of a tough, modern warrior loomed large at Kimberly Ovitz, Nicholas K, Tess Giberson and others.
"It's a great drinking game," portrayer Jasika Nicole jokes, but cautions that her juicy story line in Friday's episode won't be offering opportunities for audience inebriation.
Despite being shot by a sniper in the two-hour series premiere of Alcatraz, Dr. Lucy Banerjee will not mysteriously disappear from J.J. Abrams' new Fox drama — which is, of course, a relief to her portrayer, Parminder Nagra.
He has worked with the longshoremen and shovelers in San Francisco and from dawn till late at night in a jute factory, and his experiences have given him authority as a portrayer of the ways and feelings of laborers.
NATALIE: That will certainly be challenging this season, says portrayer John Noble, who thinks of the two Walters as different sides of one personality.
Now that Chuck's private spy agency, Carmichael Industries, owns Nerd Herd central, Captain Awesome will become the face of the company, says portrayer Ryan McPartlin.
Incidentally, this also pretty accurately describes her portrayer.
After a season focusing on the sexual assault of Charlotte, the suicide of Addison's mother, the release of Violet's tell-all book and the death of Pete's mom, the character always ready to give advice in the form of a quip is finally going to face her own demons, says her portrayer, Caterina Scorsone.
"He's like Archie Bunker, he's an equal-opportunity portrayer of people, sometimes inadequately or improperly."
It's no wonder her portrayer, Jessica Lowndes, was signed to a series regular gig following her first-season guest stint.