And who will replace him as the protagonist in one of our most-watched dramas?
On Bates Motel, Vera Farmiga masterfully transforms a would-be harridan into a new kind of protagonist: the sensual hysteric.
Its protagonist is a young Derek Strange, who appears in three other novels as a middle-aged man.
The series began with protagonist, Neil Truman, an investment banker, discovering his wife having sex with a male escort.
The novel kind of ambles along, doing a sly impersonation of its protagonist.
The protagonist of virtuous respectability sat there triumphantly enshrined.
And contradiction demands a "for" and an "against," a protagonist and an antagonist.
This was the Catharine of Elizabeth's court, and protagonist of that revolution which first made her known to Europe.
There is no longer a protagonist in the great drama, for there is no longer an antagonist.
The Divine Comedy is his matchless monument to her who is the protagonist and muse of his poem and the love of his heart.
1670s, "principal character in a story, drama, etc.," from Greek protagonistes "actor who plays the chief or first part," from protos "first" (see proto-) + agonistes "actor, competitor," from agon "contest" (see act (n.)). Meaning "leading person in any cause or contest" is from 1889. Mistaken sense of "advocate, supporter" (1935) is from misreading of Greek protos as Latin pro- "for."