Another word for personage
personality, individual, distinguished person, dignitary, well-known person, person in the limelight, celebrity, cynosure, star, somebody*, big man*, big boss*, bigwig*, brass*, chief*, prince*, nabob*, very important person*, VIP*, big man on campus*, BMOC*; see also success 3.
Another word for personagenoun
A person portrayed in fiction or drama:character, persona. See real
A member of the human race:being, body, creature, homo, human, human being, individual, life, man, mortal, party, person, soul. See beings
An important, influential person:character, dignitary, eminence, leader, lion, nabob, notability, notable. (Informal) big-timer, heavyweight, somebody, someone, VIP. (Slang) big shot, big wheel, bigwig, muckamuck. See important
A famous person:celebrity, hero, lion, luminary, name, notable, personality. (Informal) big name. See knowledge