scenarist

[si-nair-ist, -nahr-]
noun
a writer of motion-picture or television scenarios.

Origin:
1915–20; scenar(io) + -ist

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scenario (sɪˈnɑːrɪˌəʊ)
 
n , pl -narios
1.  a summary of the plot of a play, etc, including information about its characters, scenes, etc
2.  a predicted sequence of events: let's try another scenario, involving the demise of democracy
 
[C19: via Italian from Latin scēnārium, from scēna; see scene]
 
scenarist
 
n

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