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scriptwriter

noun [C]     /ˈskrɪptˌraɪ.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/
a person who writes the words for films or radio or television broadcastsPeople who write for work or pleasureCasting, roles and scripts
(Definition of scriptwriter noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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