Shonda Rhimes

United States

Shonda Rhimes Bio

Who is Shonda Rhimes

Women with many hats Shonda Rhimes is one of the powerful and iconic television producer, writer,screen writer and showrunner from America. She is best known for being the show runner of the hit medicalĀ  series Grey's Anatomy.

Early Life (Childhood)

Rhimes was hailed in Chicago, Illinois by her motherĀ  Vera P. (Cain) and her father Ilee Rhimes, Jr. They both were active in educational administrations. She graduated from Dartmouth College in major English and Flim studies. Later. She joined University of Southern California.

Interesting Facts

She lost 117 pounds,after her tiring exercise and eating habits. Time's Magazine has regarded her as a 100 People Who Help Shape The world in 2007.she used to write in college's newspaper and gained experience after serving as a interned in many organizations.

Personal Life

She has three daughter. Two of them are adopted while one was given birth by gestational surrogacy. She has never been married nor hooking up with some guy. Seems like she is not interested falling in relationship.


Because of her hard work, her net worth in $14 million. Likewise she has received Golden Globe award, GLAAD Media Awards,Guild of America. Awards for writer's, director's and producer's category.


Rumors stated that relation between her and her shows actor Patrick Dempsey was not good. That's why she fired Patrick Dempsey from her show.