Shonda Rhimes Bio

(Television Producer, Screenwriter, Author)

Relationship Statistics of Shonda Rhimes

What is Shonda Rhimes marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Single
How many children does Shonda Rhimes have ? (name):Three (Emerson Pearl Rhimes, Beckett Rhimes, Harper Rhimes)
Is Shonda Rhimes having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Shonda Rhimes lesbian ?: No

More about the relationship

Shonda Rhimes, the successful creator, and producer, is possibly single at the present times. Honestly, she has a really cool type of life. Even though she has not been married yet, she is the mother of three children, Emerson Pearl Rhimes, Beckett Rhimes, and Harper Rhimes.

Out of three children, two are adopted and one was born with the help of gestational surrogacy. Through this method, she developed an embryo without the help of any guy and gave birth to a baby.

Who is Shonda Rhimes?

Shonda Rhimes is an American television producer, screenwriter, and author who is immensely popular for her work as creator head writer, executive producer, and showrunner of the television medical drama ‘Grey’s Anatomy’.

Currently, she is working for ‘Scandal’, ‘How to Get Away with Murder’, and ‘The Catch’.

Shonda Rhimes: Birth, Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Talking about her early life, she was born on January 13, 1970. She experienced her childhood in Illinois, USA. Her parents are Vera P. (mother), a university administrator, and Ilee Rhimes, Jr. (father), a college professor.

She was raised in Park Forest South with two older brothers and three older sisters. Shonda was brought up in a family with highly educated family members.

As per her education, she went to Marian Catholic High School in Chicago Heights, Illinois and later moved to  Dartmouth College whereby, she majored in English and film studies. After her graduation from Dartmouth College, she applied and joined the University of Southern California to study screenwriting.

This was not over, she intended to complete her master’s degree from USC School of Cinematic Arts where she majored in fine arts.

Shonda Rhimes: Career, Professional Life

Being a class topper during her days at USC School of Cinematic Arts, Shonda Rhimes was hired as an intern by  Debra Martin Chase who later was the mentor to Shonda Rhimes.

Before working as a creator, head writer, executive producer, and showrunner of the television medical drama ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ in 2005, Rhimes worked for ‘Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream’, ‘Introducing Dorothy Dandridge’, ‘The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement’, etc.

Working for ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ was her breakthrough and after her success with ‘Grey’s Anatomy’, she also served as an executive producer of medical drama, ‘Off the Map‘. She has also produced television series ‘Scandal’, ‘How to Get Away from Murder’, and ‘The Catch’.

Net Worth, Salary

With the help of talents and achievements, she is now of net worth $140 Million but her salary is not revealed yet.

She has a mansion bought in 2010 at $5.6M and another Villa was bought in 2014 at $8.8M.

Shonda Rhimes’s Rumors and Controversy

Most of the time, Shonda Rhimes is untouched with any sort of rumors because of her simple lifestyle. But, sometimes, some news about the Television series ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ and Shonda Rhimes comes to related and hit the headlines of the news portals.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Moving towards her body measurements, Shonda Rhimes has black hair and her eyes are also black. Besides this, there is no information about her body weight, height, and her other body shapes.

Social Media Profiles

Shonda is active in various sorts of social media like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

She has more than 564k followers on Facebook, she has more than 1.7 million followers on Instagram. She has around 1.8m followers on twitter.


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