on-screen

[on-skreen, awn-]
adjective
1.
occurring within a motion picture or television show or in an actor's professional life: a raucous on-screen personality that was at odds with his quiet private life.
2.
displayed on a television screen; supplied by means of television: an on-screen course in economics.
adverb
3.
in a motion picture or television program or in one's professional life: On-screen he's a villain.

Origin:
1950–55

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