chiefly North American Act in films or work for the film industry: someone told her she ought to be in pictures
More example sentences
- Like a lot of youngsters, John decided early on that he wanted to be in pictures.
- They say that he's exactly the same now as when he was in radio, which I believe, because he's exactly the same now as when he was in pictures.
- Lottie says, ‘Ten years I've been in pictures and hope to be always in some way or other ’.
Definition of be in pictures in:
- The US English dictionary