be in the public eye

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be in the public eye

To be well-known and attract a lot of attention and scrutiny, as of a celebrity. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. Yes, celebrities make a lot of money, but being in the public eye and getting recognized all the time has its drawbacks, I'm sure. It's really tough to be in the public eye while going through a divorce, but at least my fans have been supportive.
See also: eye, public