Can I select when to use my primary name vs my alternate name, per project?

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My alternate name is attached to most of my work, while my primary name is attached to my most recent project.  I have 2 questions:

1)  I'm concerned that my primary name and alternate (AKA) name, as they are listed, need to be switched.  
It should be Caroline Penwarden, AKA The Unsayable

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm9922506/?ref_=rvi_nm  (primary)

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm3600637/  (alternate)

2)  I'd like to have the ability to adjust which projects use my primary name vs my alternate name.  Is there a way to do this?  



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Caroline

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Posted 6 months ago

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yani

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These will have to be merged as it is against IMDb policy to have multiple names for the same person.
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Michelle, Official Rep

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Hi Caroline -

To clarify, your credits will need to be listed with the name you are credited under for that title, however, you can determine what primary name you wan to use on the site.  As yani mentioned above, we only allow one page listing per person so you will need to submit a Name Merge to combine the separate listings.

You should merge the pages into the listing with the primary name you want to use, either "Caroline Penwarden" or "The Unsayable", once complete, all your credits will be listed under that single page, credits under the alternative name will then display with the AKA attribute (i.e. "as...").

I hope this helps clarify, let us know if you need any further help!
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Caroline

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Ok thank you!