contract player

  an actor (both stars and bit players) who has a contractual commitment or agreement to a studio/producer/company
  Examples: minor contract players included Ward Bond, Thomas Mitchell (pictured here as drunken Doc Boone in Stagecoach (1939)), Henry Travers, Wallace Ford, Beulah Bondi

Glossary of cinematic terms . 2015.

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