en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bit_part

A bit part is a role in which there is direct interaction with the principal actors and no more than five lines of dialogue, often referred to as a five-or-less or under-five in the United States, or under sixes in British television. A bit part is higher than that of an extra and lower than that of a supporting actor.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supporting_actor

A supporting actor is an actor who performs a role in a play or film below that of the leading actor(s), and above that of a bit part. In recognition of important ...

backstage.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/115005472843-A-Glossary-of-Acting-Terms

Dec 20, 2018 ... If you're an actor just starting it can be a little... ... with the principal actors, but no more than five lines of dialogue. ... Supporting Actor/Actress - A speaking role that is less than that of a lead actor, but larger than a bit part.

pudding.cool/2017/03/film-dialogue

The prevailing theme: white men dominate movie roles. ... So we Googled our way to 8,000 screenplays and matched each character's lines to an actor.

www.vox.com/2016/4/9/11393674/gender-in-film-dialogue-survey

Apr 9, 2016 ... A huge new survey of dialogue in film reveals movies like Frozen, ... was the lead role, most of the dialogue went to her supporting male characters. ... cross- indexed character names with actor data from IMDB, including ... Now and Then and the female-driven horror film The Descent 1. ... Directors cut lines.

www.ninjajournalist.com/entertainment/movie-lines/2

Dec 19, 2017 ... Kubrick would later admit that at least 50% of his dialogue was ... Hanks took home an Oscar for Best Actor for the role. .... She earned the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Oda Mae Brown, a psychic.

www.theguardian.com/stage/2015/may/07/how-do-actors-learn-their-lines-antony-sher-falstaff-diaries

May 7, 2015 ... Dialogue is like food: you hold it in your mouth, you taste it. And learning the part of Falstaff in Henry IV Parts I and II was like munching on a rich pudding. ... This question is the one that the public most frequently ask of actors. .... This support enables us to keep working as we do – but we must maintain and ...

www.theguardian.com/film/2016/apr/12/women-film-speaking-roles-2016-study-hollywood

Apr 12, 2016 ... Women get less dialogue in Hollywood films the older they get, study finds ... such as Men in Black 3 had just one woman with enough lines to show up in the ... for every one woman who speaks even in films with less than an R rating, ... Support The Guardian from as little as $1 – and it only takes a minute.

www.hollywoodreporter.com/lists/best-movie-quotes-hollywoods-top-867142

Feb 24, 2016 ... Everybody has a favorite movie line, even movie moguls. ... This video is either unavailable or not supported in this browser ... and this time asked them to choose their favorite lines of dialogue from all of film history. .... One of the most parodied movie lines in cinema — even Ryan O'Neal himself poked fun ...