be in the spotlight

be in the spotlight

  (mainly American)
to get attention and interest from the public I always assumed she liked being in the spotlight. (mainly American)
See also: spotlight
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Now the whole city knows how it feels to be in the spotlight.
Officially the title is for 2008 and so from now until then the city and the people within it will be in the spotlight.
Not only would their on-field behaviour be in the spotlight, but so would their opponents.