cast noun

ADJ. huge, large | small | strong | all-star, star-studded | supporting | all-female, all-male

VERB + CAST have The play has a large cast of characters. | join | head Jane Simms heads the cast of this brilliant production.

CAST + VERB perform sth

CAST + NOUN list, member

PREP. in a/the ~ Who is in the cast?

PHRASES a cast of characters, a member of the cast