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Extra may refer to:

  • Extra (actor), an actor who has no role or purpose other than to appear in the background of a scene.
  • The Extra Girl, a 1923 film about a small-town girl who comes to Hollywood and becomes an extra in her attempt to achieve stardom.
  • A special printing of a newspaper containing important news that has occurred since the last scheduled print run. In modern times, however, the availability of radio, television and the internet has meant extra editions are not very common.
  • Extra is the name of a popular, long-running lifestyle/public affairs TV program aired on Channel 9 Brisbane, weekdays at 17:30.
  • Extra is more then usual.

ÌňŚÁÑÉ In drama, an extra is a performer in a film or TV show who has no role or purpose other than to appear in the background (for example, in an audience or busy street scene). ... The Extra Girl (1923) is a story of a small-town girl, Sue Graham (played by Mabel Normand) who comes to Hollywood to be in the pictures. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Extra is an entertainment television news program covering events and celebrities which debuted on September 5, 1994. ... A situation comedy (sitcom) is a genre of comedy performance originally devised for radio but today typically found on television. ... Extras is a sitcom about extras working on movie sets and theatre. ... Ricky Gervais Ricky Gervais (born June 25, 1961) is an English comic writer and performer from Reading, Berkshire, England. ... X-FM Promotional Photo Stephen Merchant (born November 24, 1974 in Bristol, England) is co-writer and co-director with Ricky Gervais of the popular British sitcoms The Office and Extras, as well as being a co-host on Xfm London and the ricky gervais podcasts. ... In the sport of cricket, an extra is a run scored by a means other than a batsman hitting the ball. ... For the insect, see Cricket (insect). ... The Extra Flugzeugbau company was established in Germany by Walter Extra, an aerobatic pilot, to design and develop his own aerobatic aircraft. ... Walter Extra is chief designer and founder of Extra Flugzeugbau (Extra Aircraft Construction), a manufacturer of aerobatic aircraft. ... Extra is the name of first sugarfree gum launched by Wrigleys in the United States and was introduced in 1984. ... The Extra is a 2005 Australian film starring Irish comedian Jimeoin. ... Jimeoin (born Jimeoin McKeown on January 24, 1966 in Belfast, Northern Ireland) is an Irish-Australian stand-up comedian and actor. ... QTQ-9 is an Australian television station, licensed to, and serving Brisbane, Queensland. ...


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Extra (actor) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (555 words)
In drama, an extra is a performer in a film, television show, or stage production who has no role or purpose other than to appear in the background (for example, in an audience or busy street scene).
Adrian Lester was an extra in the British soap-opera Crossroads.
He was also an extra in The Bill before he created the role of PC Tony Stamp in the series.
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