un·​pro·​duced | \ ˌən-prə-ˈdüst How to pronounce unproduced (audio) , -prō-, -ˈdyüst \

Definition of unproduced

: not produced especially : not made into a dramatic or theatrical production an unproduced play/script/screenplay

Examples of unproduced in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Black List is an annual ranking of the best unproduced screenplays in Hollywood. Matt Donnelly, Variety, 20 Apr. 2022 Both men will do a pass on Alex Convery’s original script, which appeared on the 2021 Black List (an annual ranking of Hollywood’s best unproduced scripts). Matt Donnelly, Variety, 19 Apr. 2022 Severance is the brainchild of newcomer Dan Erickson, whose script first came to notice after landing on the BloodList (a showcase for unproduced genre screenplays) in 2016. Kristen Baldwin, EW.com, 7 Feb. 2022 Every year like Hollywood clockwork, Franklin Leonard rounds up the best unproduced screenplays floating around various executives’ and producers’ desks in the hopes of rescuing them from limbo. Rebecca Alter, Vulture, 14 Dec. 2021 That one, despite positive feedback from Stephen Sondheim and others, ultimately went unproduced. Andy Meek, BGR, 19 Nov. 2021 So maybe it’ll be considered in the traditional pop division… or best non-cast album for an unproduced musical, if the Grammys think to finally add that as a category. Chris Willman, Variety, 8 Nov. 2021 In a tweet Monday, Franklin Leonard, a producer and the founder of The Black List, a yearly roundup of unproduced screenplays, compared the Netflix drama to a recent book world flashpoint. NBC News, 12 Oct. 2021 For older boats, which can constitute the majority in many ports, the still-unproduced engines likely cannot be retrofitted. San Diego Union-Tribune, 1 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unproduced

circa 1513, in the meaning defined above

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“Unproduced.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unproduced. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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