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Script writing software for storytellers

Tell your story with Celtx’s multi-format script editors and easy-to-use script writing tools.

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Write your script with industry-standard editors

Film/TV Screenplay Editor

Elevate your story to Hollywood standards with an auto-formatting screenplay editor. Focus on crafting your story, not your formatting.

Stageplay Editor

Easily format elements of your script for clear stage direction and keep your dream cast on the same page.

Multi-Column A/V Editor

Accelerate your creative process with a traditional two-column script plus an integrated storyboarding module.

Game Script Editor

Need a script editor for games? Explore our writer-focused, developer-friendly narrative design tool, Gem .

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Celtx Scriptwriter Spotlight

Kiyoka Rhodes

When it was time to write the screenplay, Celtx was a huge factor in the drafting phase. Utilizing the Celtx Revision [tracking] feature was very effective…the Read Through feature with different character voices was great to use.”
Kiyoka RhodesEmmy-nominated writer, producer, director and award-winning filmmaker

Features that help you turn your first draft into your finest work

Script History

Had it right the first time? Restore your script to an earlier draft. Reference previous versions in your complete script history list organized by date, time, and the user who made the save.

Script Drafts

Create draft scripts that are fully-editable backups of your core script. With unlimited draft scripts, explore as many new directions as you want, or plan for as many alternate scripts as you need.


Add some character to your script. Play any line from your script using a fully customizable text-to-speech playback.


Request feedback or approval on scripts. Celtx’s approvals workflow allows users to easily manage and organize review-ready scripts, and take action on next steps without losing momentum

Script Goals

Set writing goals for your project. Track your progress towards a deadline, get insight into your writing habits, and benchmark when your creative mind is most productive. 

Custom Watermarking, Headers & Footers

Add text to customize the header and footer on each page of your script or secure your content with a watermark.

Episodic Projects

Does your project have multiple installments, reuse assets, involve block scheduling, or share a budget with other productions? Celtx integrates your scripts across episodes so you stay organized.

Revision Mode

Lock your film & TV script for production, ensuring scene numbers are preserved and easily updated when you make in-production changes to your script.

Script writing tools for the connected creative


Foster team collaboration with features like script-anchored feedback. Use @mentions to notify others and keep an open dialogue until the best idea wins.

Presence Awareness

Collaborating in Celtx is easy. When more than one co-writer has a script open for editing, presence-awareness shows you their cursor position and highlights text changes in real-time.

Sharing and Permissions

Give creative license to other Celtx users to read, edit, or comment on your script.

Shareable Links

Share your project for feedback and approvals with read-only access links.

Discover why filmmakers write with Celtx

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