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showrunner

[ shoh-ruhn-er ]
/ ˈʃoʊˌrʌn ər /
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noun
a person in overall charge of a television show: She’s a great showrunner who’s turned out two successful seasons.
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Origin of showrunner

First recorded in 1955–60; show + runner

OTHER WORDS FROM showrunner

show·run·ning, noun
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