Screenplay/ teleplay

Hi @Torsten

What exactly is the difference between a screenplay and a teleplay or are they both the same? Can they be considered to be scripts for film and television?

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That’s a very good question I had to look up myself. Here is what I have found.

https://screenwriting.io/what-is-the-difference-between-a-script-a-screenplay-and-a-teleplay/#:~:text=“Screenplay”%20specifically%20refers%20to%20the,used%20when%20referencing%20television%20scripts.&text=Multicamera%20teleplays%2C%20for%20instance%2C%20have,and%20film%20screenplays%20do%20not.

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Thanks, Torsten. The information is really useful.

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