SHonda Rhimes

Taking on the Unsightly and the Unseen: On Shonda Rhimes and Her Response to ‘Gay Scenes’ Criticism

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“Ask your dad what he thinks about How to Get Away with Murder,” my mom told me with a chuckle after Sunday dinner. Ok? I asked him and his response was pretty pat and non-committal. “It’s ok. Too much going on. All those flashbacks. Kinda...

Shonda Rhimes Covers The Hollywood Reporter and Talks ‘Angry Black Woman’ and Her Place in Hollywood

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The mighty and powerful Shonda Rhimes appeared on cover of The Hollywood Reporter looking every bit of fantastic, fabulous and ready to continue taking on the world. Rhimes gave a powerful interview, covering a myriad of topics, including the New York Times article the whole...

People Magazine Deletes Offensive Tweets About Viola Davis And Scandal

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People Magazine, along with millions of viewers nationwide, live tweeted through the season premiere of Scandal Thursday night and stuck around to catch the series premiere of Shonda Rhimes’ newest primetime show, How To Get Away With Murder starring Oscar nominee Viola Davis. A Jezebel...

Viola Davis Slams the New York Times, Remind Other Black Women Only You Can Define You

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Viola Davis, like many of her fellow Shondaland constituents, has been on press runs all week promoting their various shows. On Thursday, hours leading up to the series premiere of “How to Get Away With Murder,” Davis appeared on “The View.” The 30-year veteran actress...

3 Reasons We’re Excited to Watch “How to Get Away With Murder”

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Thanks to the masterful mind of Shonda Rhimes, Thursday nights are about to captivate audiences everywhere during what will now be a weekly 3-hour trip to Shondaland. New to the Thursday night lineup is Rhimes’ latest offering, How to Get Away With Murder, starring Oscar-nominated actress...