Play Format Margins and Spacing

Of all the formats, there are the most variations of Play format. This one is acceptable, but remember, Give 'em what the want.

Compared to a film script:

The actual margin settings are:

Element Left Margin
(from left edge)
Right Margin
(from right edge)
Action 3.75" 1" Double/Single
Scene Heading not used    
Character Name 3.5" 1" Double/
Parenthetical 1.5" 2.5" Single/Single
Dialogue 1" 2.5" Single/Single
Shot 1.5" 1.5" Double/Single
Transition not used    
Act Number centered    
Scene Number centered    

Film Format / Sitcom Format / TV-2 Format / Play Format