call sheet


Definition of call sheet

: a daily schedule of filming for a movie or television show

Examples of call sheet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Teams operate from a league-wide playbook, and coaches create a call sheet before each game. Ben Goessling, Star Tribune, "Dalvin Cook tries out football team ownership, but fans call the shots," 19 Feb. 2021 So far, his call sheet with foreign dignitaries includes the likes of Russia's Vladimir Putin to Argentina's Alberto Fernandez. Naomi Lim, Washington Examiner, "Biden explains delay in arranging call with 'very bright' Chinese leader Xi Jinping," 7 Feb. 2021 Torres was at the top of the call sheet every day and contractually the lead talent on the project. Ariana Romero,, "Gina Torres Was Told She Could Never Sell A Show With A Black Woman Lead. Now She’s 9-1-1: Lone Star’s Newest Hero," 18 Jan. 2021 Rather, the Browns physically practiced once this week due to COVID, thus limiting his call sheet and rust formed. Ellis L. Williams, cleveland, "Cleveland Browns vs. Pittsburgh Steelers playoff preview: What will be different this time around," 4 Jan. 2021 Each week, Bieniemy memorizes the play-call sheet and sometimes sending the play to Mahomes involves quickly translating what Reid is thinking as the play-clock ticks. Jarrett Bell, USA Today, "Eric Bieniemy is ready to be a head coach. Which NFL team will finally take him?," 30 Dec. 2020 No Deonte Harris, but the Saints kept some of his usual plays on the call sheet. Luke Johnson,, "Saints rewatch: Taysom Hill shows why he's starting quarterback material," 8 Dec. 2020 For Lindgren, that means tweaking his playbook and tailoring his call sheet to suit a different quarterback with a different skillset. Joe Freeman, oregonlive, "Tristan Gebbia ‘limited’ during Oregon State Beavers’ practice, Chance Nolan preparing to start at quarterback vs. Utah Utes," 2 Dec. 2020 But, apparently, desperate times — ranking 29th in points (19.8) and 30th in yards (317.8) — called for Nagy to turn the call sheet over to a guy who was a volunteer assistant at Penn State last year. Mark Craig, Star Tribune, "Mark Craig's Vikings-Bears five extra points," 17 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of call sheet

1907, in the meaning defined above

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26 Feb 2021

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“Call sheet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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