Background Actor


Film - Television - Commercials

Robert can be hired as a Background Actor for Film, Television, Commercials, Music Videos, PSA's, Documentaries, Webisodes and with access to thousands of costumes and outfits curtesy of WATTS Costume Rentals, Robert can accommodate most costume and wardrobe requests.


  • 8 years of live resort stage performance
  • 14 Years as a Character Actor for Corporate & Special Events
  • Halloween Scare Actor
  • 9 years Film & TV crew
  • Set Etiquette

Stage & Film:

Robert has performed on stage in Los Angeles in a Play Called "Polo Lounge", was the "Yellow Clown" in a Disney Educational video shown at the Epcot Center, has performed nightly in live shows for international vacation resorts, and has created and performed characters for corporate and seasonal events.

Eyes:  Brown
Hair:  Salt and Pepper
Age:  Low 60`s
Height:  5’8″
Suit:  48
Sleeve:  19.5″
Neck: 18"
Weight:  225 lbs

Current Look as of June, 2017


I DARE YOU (2015)
Directed by: Alex Hodgson
Written by: Edward kay

Role:(Featured BG) Lighter Man

A Canadian short film presented exclusively at the Marché du Film at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival



A JOB (2013)
Directed by: Brendan Mayer
Written by: Brendan Mayer
Role: Homless Man




FLASH GORDEN (2007-2008)
ROLE: Bartender


Would You Eat A Blue Potato
Disney Educational
Produced by: Bill Scollon
Role: Yellow Clown

(In the Blue World I am the
center clown, in the Red
World I fall into frame from
the left.)


About Robert Barton

“Just as important was the persona that you created and your excellent rapport with the audience, I would venture to say that not a single person there left without a photograph taken of you. You were certainly the hit of the evening.”
- Maxine Nippard, Siegel Entertainment

Robert's You Tube Channel