Shonda Rhimes

American television producer, television and film writer, and author

Shonda Rhimes (born January 13, 1970) is an American screenwriter and producer. She is best known for making Grey's Anatomy and Private Practice. Rhimes was born in Chicago, Illinois. Her first book will be published in 2015.[1]

Shonda Rhimes
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Rhimes in 2015
Shonda Rhimes

(1970-01-13) January 13, 1970 (age 52)
Alma materLuther College
OccupationProducer, Screenwriter, Life Ruiner, and Director
Years active1995–present
ChildrenHarper Rhimes
Emerson Rhimes
Beckett Rhimes


  1. "'Scandal' & 'Grey's Anatomy' Creator Shonda Rhimes Gets Book Deal -". Retrieved 28 May 2016.