cameo cameo  /ˈkæ mi ˌoʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) engraving or carving in low relief on a stone (as in a brooch or ring)

Usage(s):

  1. She has a cameo in next summer's Adam Sandler movie.
  2. Actress Bo Derek played a cameo role, visiting her friend Khashoggi in the courtroom.
  3. Co-creator Joel Surnow is a rare Hollywood Republican, and John McCain has done a cameo.

News

  1. Channing Tatum Talks Politics At ‘White House Down’ Premiere

    Channing Tatum is gearing up for the release of White House Down, but the star — who makes a surprise cameo in another big summer film (one which we won’t be spoiling) took some time out to see the sights, and joke about D.C. with co-star Jamie Foxx. Channing Tatum is beloved by women across America... Read more » Channing Tatum Talks Politics At ‘White House Down’ Premiere is a post from: The ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  2. 5 Tactical Highlights from the 2013 Confederations Cup so Far

    The 2013 Confederations Cup isn't quite big enough to develop tactical trends, but we can pick out tactical oddities and highlights for you as the group stage finishes. What has Vicente del Bosque done to mould and reshape his Spanish team? Which formation is being used more than any other? Which Chelsea player is making a surprising cameo in an attacking, instrumental position? Read on and ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. CAMEO Celebrates National Small Business Week and Honors California Legislators for Supporting Self-Employment

    For National Small Business Week (June 17-24), CAMEO honors Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada, (D-Davis) and Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown, (D – San Bernardino). The assemblywomen introduced two bills this session that would increase self-employment within the workforce system. (PRWeb June 19, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10846790.htm
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "I was such a huge fan of his, but we wrote a scene for him in the movie and it didn't feel right," Abrams says. "And he said to us - he said publicly - that doing a cameo didn't interest him."
    on Oct 16, 2008 By: JJ Abrams Source: San Jose Mercury News

  2. "I want to make a cameo and shoot it right down the middle," Kristen told reporters when she was leaving Cosmopolitan magazine's annual Fun Fearless Female dinner at the W Hotel in Los Angeles on Tuesday, July 14.
    on Jul 16, 2009 By: Kristen Bell Source: AceShowbiz (blog)

  3. "If you were able to put in a cameo appearance and say a supporting word, I'm sure it would have an impact on the group and be favourably noted in the press," Lord Black wrote.
    on May 23, 2007 By: Conrad Black Source: Times Online

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