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A screenplay is the written work that comes to life to create a film. Screenwriting is a difficult career but can sometimes work out very well. The world's highest-paid screenwriter is Seth MacFarlane who got paid $100 million in 2007 to continue writing the FOX show "The Family Guy."

  1. 1. What does a screenwriter create?
    1. a. A plot
    2. b. A screenplay
    3. c. A character
  2. 2. What network is "The Family Guy" on?
    1. a. NBC
    2. b. FOX
    3. c. ABC
  3. 3. What is the first name of the writer who got paid $100 million in 2007?
    1. a. Seth
    2. b. Peter
    3. c. Jim