Low Winter Sun is the first scripted original series to premiere on AMC since those announcements.
It was an example of a TV pundit being human rather that scripted, says Peter Beinart.
They are pressure cookers that often illuminate the character and abilities of even the most scripted candidates.
Does Palin actually think the discussions on The View are scripted?
So comparing the cost of Leno to the cost of scripted programming is “not honest.”
In his two palaces, one for summer and one for winter, every moment of the Dalai Lama's life was scripted and formalized.
The numbers: 51 scripted series have been ordered by the broadcast networks for the 2013–14 season.
A small, courtly man, Agee was wearing a Panama hat and khaki suit, as if he had been scripted by Graham Greene.
That unscripted programming could take the form of—and even prove to be better than—scripted television was remarkable.
The two reports seemed to conclude that the fight was scripted.
late 14c., "something written," earlier scrite (c.1300), from Old French escrit "piece of writing, written paper; credit note, IOU; deed, bond" (Modern French écrit) from Latin scriptum "a writing, book; law; line, mark," noun use of neuter past participle of scribere "to write," from PIE *skribh- "to cut, separate, sift" (cf. Greek skariphasthai "to scratch an outline, sketch," Lettish skripat "scratch, write," Old Norse hrifa "scratch"), from root *(s)ker- "cut, incise" (cf. Old English sceran "cut off, shear;" see shear (v.)) on the notion of carving marks in stone, wood, etc.
Meaning "handwriting" is recorded from 1860. Theatrical use, short for manuscript, is attested from 1884. The importance of Rome to the spread of civilization in Europe is attested by the fact that the word for "write" in Celtic and Germanic (as well as Romanic) languages derives from scribere (e.g. French écrire, Irish scriobhaim, Welsh ysgrifennu, German schreiben). The cognate Old English scrifan means "to allot, assign, decree" (see shrive; also cf. Old Norse skript "penance") and Modern English uses write (v.) to express this action.
"adapt (a work) for broadcasting or film," 1935, from script (n.). Related: Scripted; scripting.