Shonda Rhimes is an American producer and screenwriter who created ABC series like Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal, and How to Get Away With Murder. In 2017, she signed a $100 million deal with Netflix which led to her executive producing Bridgerton and Inventing Anna.
Birthdate: January 13, 1970
Birthplace: Chicago, Ill.
Birth name: Shonda Lynn Rhimes
Father: Ilee Rhimes Jr.
Mother: Vera P. (née Cain)
Children: Emerson Pearl Rhimes, Harper Rhimes, Beckett Rhimes
Education: Dartmouth College (bachelor’s in English and film studies), University of Southern California (MFA in cinema arts)