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title role

n
1. (Film) the role of the character after whom a play, etc, is named
2. (Theatre) the role of the character after whom a play, etc, is named
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Noun1.title role - the role of the character after whom the play is named
persona, theatrical role, role, character, part - an actor's portrayal of someone in a play; "she played the part of Desdemona"
Translations
titulní role
titelrolle
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başrolpiyese adını veren karakter

title role

n (Theatre, Cine) → ruolo or parte f principale

title

(ˈtaitl) noun
1. the name of a book, play, painting, piece of music etc. The title of the painting is `A Winter Evening'.
2. a word put before a person's name to show rank, honour, occupation etc. Sir John; Lord Henry; Captain Smith; Professor Brown; Dr (Doctor) Peter Jones.
ˈtitled adjective
having a title that shows noble rank. a titled lady.
title deed
a document that proves legal ownership. I have the title deeds of the house.
title page
the page at the beginning of a book on which are the title, the author's name etc.
title rôle
the rôle or part in a play of the character named in the title. He's playing the title rôle in `Hamlet'.

title

(ˈtaitl) noun
1. the name of a book, play, painting, piece of music etc. The title of the painting is `A Winter Evening'.
2. a word put before a person's name to show rank, honour, occupation etc. Sir John; Lord Henry; Captain Smith; Professor Brown; Dr (Doctor) Peter Jones.
ˈtitled adjective
having a title that shows noble rank. a titled lady.
title deed
a document that proves legal ownership. I have the title deeds of the house.
title page
the page at the beginning of a book on which are the title, the author's name etc.
title rôle
the rôle or part in a play of the character named in the title. He's playing the title rôle in `Hamlet'.
References in classic literature ?
The play was "The Shaughraun," with Dion Boucicault in the title role and Harry Montague and Ada Dyas as the lovers.
Summary: Earlier, actor Sushant Singh Rajput was roped in for the title role in the film
For the first time they acted together in a drama serial titled Mr Tension where Zahid Hasan played in the title role.
Considered one of the West End's prominent leading ladies, Madalena is renowned for some of the most coveted roles in musical theatre, including Fantine in Les Miserables (25th Anniversary Tour, The Barbican, 02 Arena), Grizabella in Cats (London Palladium), and the title role in Piaf (Leicester Curve).
THE biopic Hattie, starring Ruth Jones in the title role, on ITV3 was fascinating.
This latest adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy is a bloody and bruising affair with Michael Fassbender suitably physical in the title role of tortured king-slayer.
A title role is a convenient way to underline the image a star wishes to sell.
That's the message from Swansea-born actress Eve Myles who takes on the title role of fun-loving community nurse Frankie in a new six-part BBC One series which starts on Tuesday.
Other favorite roles include Sharpey in "High School Musical," with Clinton Community Theatre, and the title role in "Hello, Dolly," at Clinton High School.
This summer, Addis adds the title role of Heinrich Marschner's Der Vampyr to his repertoire at Le Festival de Lanaudiere, returning to Montreal in September as the Count in Le nozze di Figaro and to Opera Atelier in the title role of Don Giovanni (Oct.
The show stars local girl Tara Bethan in the title role.
Summary: British actress Gemma Arterton takes on the title role in new film Tamara Drewe.