Definitions for talking head

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

talk′ing head′(n.)

  1. a television or film closeup of a person who is talking, as in a documentary or interview.

    Category: Showbiz, Status (usage)

Origin of talking head:

1965–70

Princeton's WordNet

  1. talking head(noun)

    a talker on television who talks directly into the cameras and whose upper body is all that is shown on the screen

Wiktionary

  1. talking head(Noun)

    A pundit who discusses issues of the day, especially one on TV.

Freebase

  1. Talking Head

    Talking Head is a 1992 live action film written and directed by Mamoru Oshii. It's a surreal meta-film mystery involving the production of an anime called Talking Head. The film has many references to the anime industry with characters being named after animators such as Yasuo Ōtsuka and Ichirō Itano, designer Yutaka Izubuchi, writer Kazunori Itō, and composer Kenji Kawai. The director of the film within the film is named Rei Maruwa, which was a pseudonym for Oshii on several of his projects. The film features a short anime segment by famous character designer Haruhiko Mikimoto.


Translations for talking head

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

talking head(noun)

a TV personality.

  • kop-en-skouersAfrikaans
  • شَخْصِيَّه تِلْفِزْيونِيَّهArabic
  • телевизионен водещBulgarian
  • apresentador de TVPortuguese (BR)
  • účastník televizní debatyCzech
  • eine Person desöffentlichen LebensGerman
  • fjernsynsdebattørDanish
  • πρόσωπα που εμφανίζονται σε τηλεοπτικά πάνελGreek
  • locutor, personaje célebre de la televisiónSpanish
  • telenäguEstonian
  • شخصیت تلویزیونیFarsi
  • televisiopersoonaFinnish
  • présentateur, -triceFrench
  • צִילוּם-תַקרִיב של אָדָם מְדַבֵּרHebrew
  • कोई टीवी हस्तीHindi
  • spiker, najavljivačCroatian
  • műsorvezető, tévébemondóHungarian
  • tokoh TVIndonesian
  • (personaggio televisivo)Italian
  • (テレビの)キヤスターなどの話し手Japanese
  • (텔레비전 화면에 꽉 차게 비쳐진) 말하는 사람의 얼굴Korean
  • televizijos diktorius/vedėjasLithuanian
  • ´runājošā galva´ TVLatvian
  • penyampaiMalay
  • presentator in beeldDutch
  • TV-kjendis; synserNorwegian
  • znana postać telewizyjna, spikerPolish
  • известная личность на ТВRussian
  • osobnosť (v TV)Slovak
  • znan obraz s televizijeSlovenian
  • TV ličnostSerbian
  • tv-personlighetSwedish
  • ผู้ประกาศข่าวทางโทรทัศน์Thai
  • televizyonünlüsü kişiTurkish
  • 電視的特寫頭像Chinese (Trad.)
  • диктор на телебаченніUkrainian
  • ٹي وي کا آدميUrdu
  • nhân vật trên ti viVietnamese
  • (电视发言者的)头部特写,接受电视采访者Chinese (Simp.)

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