For her it made no difference if she was playing a central, middle or minor role.
Issues are playing only a minor role in this campaign.
The local telephone company has a minor role in all this.
However, because of the distance factor, California played a minor role in the war.
So far as I could make out he had a minor role in the whole thing.
He has only a minor role in the next episode.
People play a minor role in the exhibition as a whole.
I have tried many times to find the name of an actor in a minor role, but it's always a lost cause.
As for the Commission, it is not simply playing a minor role.
He played in 36 minor roles from year 1915 until his death.