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Shonda Rhimes


Shonda Rhimes was born on January 13, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She is a writer and producer, known for Grey's Anatomy (2005), The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004) and Scandal (2012). See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 15 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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  Grey's Anatomy (TV Series) (created by - 269 episodes, 2005 - 2016) (written by - 26 episodes, 2005 - 2015)
- Episode #13.1 (2016) ... (creator)
- Family Affair (2016) ... (creator)
- At Last (2016) ... (creator)
- Mama Tried (2016) ... (creator)
  Scandal (TV Series) (created by - 90 episodes, 2012 - 2016) (written by - 11 episodes, 2012 - 2016)
- That's My Girl (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Trump Card (2016) ... (creator)
- Buckle Up (2016) ... (creator)
- Till Death Do Us Part (2016) ... (creator)
- Thwack! (2016) ... (creator)
 2013 Scandal: The Secret Is Out (TV Movie) (creator)
  Private Practice (TV Series) (created by - 112 episodes, 2007 - 2013) (written by - 11 episodes, 2007 - 2013)
- In Which We Say Goodbye (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Full Release (2013) ... (creator)
- Good Fries Are Hard to Come By (2013) ... (creator)
- Georgia on My Mind (2012) ... (creator)
- I'm Fine (2012) ... (creator)
 2011 A coraz√≥n abierto (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... (story)
 2010 Open-Hearted (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (story)
 2007 Grey's Anatomy: Come Rain or Shine (TV Movie) (creator)
 2007 Grey's Anatomy: Every Moment Counts (TV Movie) (creator)
 2006 Grey's Anatomy: Complications of the Heart (TV Movie) (creator)
 2006 Grey's Anatomy: Under Pressure (TV Movie) (creator)
 2006 Grey's Anatomy: Straight to the Heart (TV Movie) (creator)
 2004 The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (screenplay) / (story)
 2002/I Crossroads (written by)
 1999 Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1998 Blossoms and Veils (Short) (writer)
Show Show Producer (22 credits)
Show Show Actress (2 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (9 credits)
Show Show Self (30 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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[re her highly diverse, minority casting] I think it's sad, and weird, and strange that it's still a thing. It's 2013. Somebody else needs to get their act together. And, oh, by the way, it works. Ratings-wise, it works. When people who aren't of color create a show and they have one character of color on their show, that character spends all their time talking about the world as 'I'm a black man... See more »

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Rhimes is the youngest of six children of a PhD teacher/mother and a father who is now chief information officer at the University of Southern California. See more »

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