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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “big name”

big name

noun [C]     informal
a famous or important person
名人;重要人物
Are there any big names in the movie?
这部电影里有大明星吗?
She's a big name in politics.
她是一位政界要人。
Famous peopleImportant people and describing important people
(Definition of big name noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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