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title role

noun [C]
 
 
the person in a play or film who has the same name as the play's or film's titleCasting, roles and scriptsCharacters in literature and film
Translations of “title role”
in Chinese (Traditional) 劇名角色, 片名角色…
in Russian заглавная роль…
in Turkish bir film veya oyuna adını veren karakterin rolü, başrol…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剧名角色, 片名角色…
in Polish rola tytułowa…
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