nonacting

nonacting

(ˌnɒnˈæktɪŋ)
n
(Theatre) theatre acting that is of poor quality or does not conform to conventional ideas of what constitutes acting
adj
(Theatre) theatre relating to a person that does not act or an activity that does not entail acting
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Derek Ramsay, adjudged best actor for All of You, for what one enthralled fan calls his nonacting style.
In general, one coexecutor can bind the other, even where the nonacting coexecutor was unaware of the actions taken.
as well as the story of their nonacting sister, Clare, the "academic powerhouse of the family" (now a government lawyer working in Westminster).
The plan for a new airport has been sitting in the notoriously nonacting Department of Transportation and Communications for two years, so let's hope Secretary Jun Abaya, who can get things done, gets it moving now.
Fassbinder's raw, anti-Hollywood approach to storytelling and his choice of peculiar actors with a nonacting style were so different from everything I had known until then.
NE of Julian Lewis Jones' proudest nonacting Omoments came on a movie set in South Africa, when Hollywood legend Clint Eastwood declared his sushi was "mighty fine".
A 90-minute wallow in frighteningly bad sound and camerawork, nonacting, relentless degradation and sex.
The film became the all-time box-office champ, packing audiences in around the world, and swept virtually every nonacting category from cinematography to music (is there anyone who didn't eventually become sick of Celine Dion's rendition of "My Heart Will Go On"?
Rather than giving polished, deliberated performances--as trained actors would do--Bresson's models go about what they do in his films in the understated, purposely inexpressive (some would say flat or dull) mode of nonacting life.