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To presume that an actor or actress will assume a character akin to that for which they have previously become famous. A good example is Matt Le Blanc. Having become so famous for his laid back, butt of all jokes character Joey in the tired US comedy Friends, it becomes hard to take him seriously in any other type of role.
Mike: Shall we rent 'Lost in Space'?

James: (hysterical laughter) Look, it's Joey on the cover trying to look hard!

Mike: Yeah, I guess he has been type cast
by Jim Birtwisle January 17, 2008
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To put someone in the type of roll.
I'm being typecast.They sent me into the same roll in that movie.
by BlackPohatu October 01, 2016
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A rock band from a country at asia called Philippines. Using different perspective of guitar-driven melodies from Punk to Hardcore influences. Known to be the founder of the emo genre in the Philippines that latter be copied by other upcoming bands in the said country, with a power vocal voice similar to the old Chris Carabba singing when he was still in a band called Further Seems Forever that later became Dashboard Confessional.
www.typecastmusic.org | www.myspace.com/typecast | www.purevolume.com/typecastlaguna
by maximizer June 02, 2006
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