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director , Producer , writer

Shonda Rhimes, American producer, director, writer. Named one of The World's Most Influential People, TIME magazine, 2007, 40 Under 40, Advertising Age, 2007, The 100 Most Powerful Women in Entertainment, The Hollywood Reporter, 2009; named to Power 150, Ebony magazine, 2008.


Rhimes, Shonda was born on January 13, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.


Bachelor in English, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1991. Master of Fine Arts, University Southern California, 1994.


  • book

  • Other Work

    • Director, writer: (films) Blossoms and Veils, 1998. Writer Crossroads, 2002. The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement, 2004.

      Executive producer, writer: (television series) Grey's Anatomy, since 2005 (Norman Felton Producer of Year award in Episodic television, Producers Guild of America, 2007, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Image award for Outstanding Writing in Drama Series, 2007, 2008, Golden Globe award, Best Drama television Series, 2007).


1 adopted child Harper.