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title role

the role of the character after whom a play, etc., is named
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Sample how Vidya Balan -- the most consummate actress of this generation -- has had no title role since her debut film Parineeta despite several heroine- oriented hits.
For an actress of my age to have the chance to play such a great part is a huge opportunity, so to play this title role I had to work harder than I have ever worked before.
She has appeared at Theatre at the Mount as Lola in "Damn Yankees," Sister Robert Anne in "Nunsense" and in the title roles of "Peter Pan" and "Always, Patsy Cline.
Rumours that Pattinson would assume the title role first began floating in 2009.
Tara Bethan takes the title role and Steffan Rhodri is Captain Hook as Rhyl Pavilion Theatre stages Peter Pan
ALADDIN Civic Theatre, Darlington Starring X Factor star Chico in the title role, along with The Grumbleweeds and Yu Yin from the Chinese State Circus, the curtain comes down on the Civic's panto season on Sunday, January 17.
BSC's actor/manager Neal Foster plays the title role and leads a cast of 10 actor/musicians with Dean Logan as young hero Michael and Charlotte Sanderson as his best friend Mina.
Cole has now sent out five winners during the last fortnight and got the afternoon off to a winning start as Title Role gamely saw out the 10-furlong trip in the kempton.
Other plays announced today include Othello, with British Kinky Boots star Chiwetel Ejiofor in the title role.
Now he will be seen playing the title role in Elgar - Stirring The Spirit which follows the last tragic days of the composer who is best known for writing proms favourite Pomp and Circumstance.
During the summer, Yelchin filmed ``Charlie Bartlett,'' in which he plays the title role of a wealthy teenager in a public high school, opposite actors Robert Downey Jr.
She was trained at the Bolshoi Ballet School under Yelizaveta Gerdt, and in 1937 created the title role in the popular Soviet ballet The Baby Stork while still a student at the school.