The World’s Number-One Selling Screenwriting Software

Used by 95% of film and television productions

Final Draft is used by studios and production companies worldwide

The Industry Standard

Final Draft automatically paginates and formats your script to industry standards, allowing writers to focus on what they do best – writing scripts.

Focus on What You Do Best with Final Draft

Final Draft 10
FOR TV, FILM, & PLAYWRITING PROFESSIONALS
Final Draft 10 Educational
FOR STUDENTS AND TEACHERS
Final Draft 10 Upgrade
UPGRADE FROM ANY PREVIOUS VERSION
The brand-new Final Draft 10 includes over 100 templates for TV, film, and playwriting.
Students can buy the same Final Draft 10 used by professional screenwriters at nearly 50% off the regular price.
Own Final Draft 9 or earlier? Upgrade to Final Draft 10 and start enjoying all the new features at nearly 40% off the regular price.
Final Draft Apps
FOR iPHONE & iPAD
Big Break
SCREENWRITING CONTEST
Creativity is now portable. Write your screenplay anywhere and seamlessly sync your updates.

Entries for the 2017 Big Break Contest are now closed.

Focus on What You Do Best with Final Draft

Final Draft 10
FOR TV, FILM, & PLAYWRITING PROFESSIONALS
The brand-new Final Draft 10 includes over 100 templates for TV, film, and playwriting.
Final Draft 10 Educational
FOR STUDENTS, TEACHERS
Students can buy the same Final Draft 10 used by professional screenwriters at our special reduced price.
Final Draft 10 Upgrade
UPGRADE FROM ANY PREVIOUS VERSION
Own Final Draft 9 or earlier? Upgrade to Final Draft 10 at a discounted rate and start enjoying all the new features.
Final Draft Apps
FOR iPHONE & iPAD
Creativity is now portable. Write your screenplay anywhere and seamlessly sync your updates.
Big Break
SCREENWRITING CONTEST

Entries for the 2017 Big Break Contest are now closed.

“I’d … like to acknowledge the debt I owe to the Final Draft software, without which I’d still be using Wite-Out® on the shooting script for A Few Good Men.”

Aaron Sorkin
Writer / Producer / Emmy® winner / Academy Award® winner

The Newsroom, Moneyball, The Social Network, Charlie Wilson’s War, The West Wing (TV), A Few Good Men

“You can’t win a race without a champion car. Final Draft is my Ferrari.”

James Cameron
Writer / Director / Producer / Academy Award® Winner

Avatar, Titanic, T2, Terminator

“Final Draft has eclipsed all of its competitors because it is the best. It does everything you could possibly think of and then you can write and not think of it at all.”

Matthew Weiner
Writer / Producer / Director / Emmy® winner

Mad Men (TV), The Sopranos (TV), Becker (TV)

“Final Draft is the only program that works for me. The basic concepts, combined with the relentless improvements and innovations have made me a believer for life. Long live Final Draft.”

Lawrence Kasdan
Writer / Director / Producer

Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Clash of the Titans, Wyatt Earp

“Writing a script prior to Final Draft was like pulling oneself out of quicksand – cut, paste and formatting nightmares. I discovered Final Draft early in the process of writing Carol, and have never used another program since. And never will.”

Phyllis Nagy
Writer / Director

Carol, Mrs. Harris

What’s New in Final Draft 10

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Collaborate

Work on your script remotely in real time with your writing partner(s)

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Alternate Dialogue

Store alternate lines of dialogue within the script for easy reference

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New Screenwriting Tools

Powerful new outlining, story structure, and collaboration tools in a friendly user interface

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Story Map™ and Beat Board™

Plan your script from high-level overview to page-by-page or beat-by-beat outlining