Un acteur une actrice

AdvikaA1Kwiziq community member

Un acteur une actrice

Asked 4 years ago
LauraKwiziq team member
Oui, tout à fait.
AishatuA1Kwiziq community member
Un actor
RuthB1Kwiziq community member

in the US, in the last decade or so, “actor” is a term preferred by many professionals who might once have been called “actresses.” (And the word “poetess” now is an archaic way to réfère to a female poet.)  Are there professionals in French film and theatre who also prefer to be “acteurs”?

GeorgeC1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

Well, this is old-fashioned!

Margaret A.A2Kwiziq community member

I agree with Ruth. In the U.S. many female actors do not want to be called actresses.

Un acteur une actrice

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