Appendix E

Actor’s Résumé Template

I thought it might be handy to supply an example of a simple actor’s résumé. Below is a template fashioned out of mine, the style of which I have finally arrived at after some thirty-five years. I say arrived at because during the course of a career you will be constantly changing and re-arranging your résumé, finding bits and pieces of this and that style you might have seen on other actors’ résumés and liked. It is best to keep it as simple and as readable as possible, without getting too busy with categories or too many roles (yes, you can put down too many!) that can clutter the page. Over time I have cut various things to make room for new credits and abandoned others because they were beginning to ...

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