Shonda Rhimes

Birthplace: 
Chicago, Illinois
Birthday: 
January 13

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Shonda Rhimes

Shonda Rhimes

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About

Shonda Rhimes is the prolific writer, executive producer and creator of the hit ABC series Grey's Anatomy, and Scandal. In addition to creating the Grey's Anatomy spinoff series Private Practice, Rhimes is the executive producer of the ABC series How to Get Away with Murder, Still Star-Crossed, The Catch and the upcoming drama series For The People.

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

0 Wins3 Nominations

Outstanding Drama Series - 2007

  • Nominee
  • Shonda Rhimes, Executive Producer
  • Grey's Anatomy
  • ABC
  • ABC Studios

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series - 2006

Outstanding Drama Series - 2006

  • Nominee
  • Shonda Rhimes, Executive Producer
  • Grey's Anatomy
  • ABC
  • ABC Studios

Awards & Nominations

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

3 Nominations

Outstanding Drama Series - 2007

Outstanding Drama Series - 2006

Photos

  • Oprah Winfrey presents the Hall of Fame Award to Shonda Rhimes at the 24th Television Academy Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 at the Television Academy's Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, California.

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  • Shonda Rhimes is inducted into the 24th Television Academy Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 at the Television Academy's Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, California.

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  • Shonda Rhimes and Larry Wilmore attend the 24th Television Academy Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 at the Television Academy's Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, California.

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  • Hayma Washington, Chairman and CEO of the Television Academy, Shonda Rhimes, and Oprah Winfrey attend the 24th Television Academy Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 at the Television Academy's Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, California.

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  • Shonda Rhimes and Oprah Winfrey attend the 24th Television Academy Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 at the Television Academy's Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, California.

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  • Dan Aykroyd and Shonda Rhimes attend  the 24th Television Academy Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 at the Television Academy's Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, California.

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  • Kerry Washington, Sandra Oh and Katie Lowes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Taye Diggs, Kerry Washington, and Television Academy governor Russ Patrick at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Taye Diggs at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Producer Betsy Beers and creator Shonda Rhimes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • KaDee Strickland, Kerry Washington, Sandra Oh and Katie Lowes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Producer Betsy Beers and creator Shonda Rhimes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Shonda Rhimes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Shonda Rhimes, Ellen Pompeo and Sandra Oh at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Shonda Rhimes and Ellen Pompeo at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Shonda Rhimes, Ellen Pompeo, Sandra Oh, Taye Diggs and KaDee Strickland at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Ellen Pompeo at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Ellen Pompeo and Sandra Oh at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • The panel at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Sandra Oh and Taye Diggs at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Katie Lowes, Tony Goldwyn and Kerry Washington at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Katie Lowes, Tony Goldwyn and Kerry Washington at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Kerry Washington at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Katie Lowes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Kerry Washington of Scandal at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Tony Goldwyn and Kerry Washington at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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  • Kerry Washington arrives at Welcome to Shondaland
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  • Ellen Pompeo arrives at Welcome to Shondaland
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  • Shonda Rhimes attends Welcome to Shondaland
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  • Shonda Rhimes arrives at Welcome to Shondaland
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