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1‘Hollywood movie moguls’
magnate, tycoon, VIP, notable, notability, personage, baron, captain, king, lord, grandee, mandarin, nabob
informal bigwig, big shot, big noise, big cheese, big gun, big wheel, big fish, top dog, Big Chief, Big Daddy, biggie, heavy, fat cat
North American informal kahuna, top banana, big enchilada, macher
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