You just never paid enough attention to the actor to learn his name or connect one appearance to another until he finally landed a regular role on a series you regularly watch.
When you just can't shake the image of the other roles, it's Role Association.
It may also include a few minor roles before their Star-Making Role.
This is what happens when a former bit player finally lands a breakout role.
For over 6 years, Matt Green, 37, has been walking every street in New York City – a total of more than 8000 miles.Cast: Emily Mortimer, Finn Wittrock, Rachel Keller, Scott Cohen, Jessica Hecht, James Ransone, Andrew Schulz, Tess Frazer, Afton Williamson, Zarif Kabier. All Things are Photographable is a revealing documentary portrait of the life and work of acclaimed photographer Garry Winogrand – the epic storyteller in pictures of America across three turbulent decades.An underdog basketball player from Chicago goes on a meteoric rise to become one of the best college point guards in the nation. Love, faith, and civil rights collide in a southern town as evangelical Christians and drag queens step into the spotlight to dismantle stereotypes and explore the meaning of belief.When an emotionally stunted 30 year-old woman is tasked with watching her awkward and bullied 12 year old niece for the week, she finds her life unfurling when the girl runs away to be a juggalo.Cast: Taylor Schilling, Bryn Vale, Brian Tyree Henry, Jessie Ennis, Blair Beeken, Matt Walsh, Allison Tolman, Eric Edelstein, Kate Mc Kinnon, Fabrizio Guido.But while he pursues dreams of the NBA, his success contrasts with the effects of gun violence on his friends back home. Gospel drag shows and passion plays set the stage for one hell of a show.