SHONDA RHIMES, a Prolific TV writer and creator of some our favorite TV shows; Scandal, How to Get Away with Murder and Grey’s Anatomy, has been inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame on
She is the third black woman to join the league of inspiring women such as Oprah Winfrey and singer Diahann Carroll.
According to Vanity Fair, SHONDA will be inducted formally at a ceremony on the November 15 at the Academy’s Saban Media Center. Along with Shonda, the original cast of Saturday Night Live, writer and producer John Wells and comedian Joan Rivers will also be inducted.
When speaking about the latest inductees, TV Academy Chairman and CEO Hayma Washington, said “these individuals are innovators who have shaped television and left an indelible mark on the medium and our culture. We are honored to welcome the latest group of distinguished individuals and look forward to showcasing their impacts for future generations.”