The actress playing the principal female part in a film or play.
More example sentences
- Nowhere is his focus on fun better represented, however, than in his choice of leading ladies and character actors.
- 1926 saw her first major success and one that confirmed her status as a leading lady.
- Days away from the opening night of the end of term musical, the leading lady is knocked unconscious.
Definition of leading lady in:
- The US English dictionary