SHonda Rhimes

ACLU Calls for Federal Investigation Into Gender Discrimination in Hollywood

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“Women directors aren’t working on an even playing field and aren’t getting a fair opportunity to succeed. Gender discrimination is illegal. And really Hollywood doesn’t get this free pass when it comes to civil rights and gender discrimination.” — Melissa Goodman of the ACLU of Southern...

Shonda Rhimes and Dee Rees Tapped To Produce New Series Based on ‘The Warmth of Other Suns’

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Shonda Rhimes is taking her talents to cable TV as she teams with Pariah‘s Dee Rees to produce “The Warmth of Other Suns”. The book chronicles the movement of some 6 million African-Americans from the south into the north and western regions of the country...

Diverse Emojis Are Here But…

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Not everyone is happy with Apple’s attempt to diversify emojis. People have complained about everything from the color of the Asian emojis, to the fact that none of the Black emojis have natural hair. But no one has yet to mention the fact that one...

Shonda Rhimes Calls Leaked Sony Email Exchange Sony Email Exchange “Racist” Not “Racially Insensitive”

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Shonda Rhimes responded to the leaked email exchange between Sony executive Amy Pascal and producer Scott Rudin by calling it “racist”. The Scandal showrunner took to her Twitter account to dismiss the notion that the offensive email was “racially insensitive”, which safely undermines the gravity...