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How to Outline a Screenplay in 6 Steps: Guide to Script Outlining

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Dec 8, 2021 • 3 min read

Writing a screenplay requires discipline and organization of plot points, character arcs, and overall story structure. Whether you're a professional screenwriter or are writing a screenplay for the first time, learning how to outline a screenplay will provide you with an organizational tool you can use for life.