Posts tagged "shonda rhimes"

Watch A Excited Amy Sedaris Run Through A Shondaland Obstacle Course While Billy Eichner Yells

“Eat your heart out, Ellen Pompeo!” screams an over-excited Eichner as he careens down a waterslide powered by Kerry Washington’s tears. …

Megan Reynolds | November 10, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Shonda Rhimes Shares The Decision That Changed Her Life

And all she had to say was one little word.

Claire Hannum | November 5, 2015 - 11:30 am

New Shonda Rhimes Show Is In The Works

Attention lovers of “Grey’s Anatomy”, “Scandal” and “How To Get Away With Murder,” Shondaland has a new show in the works, and this time it’s a comedy. Woo hoo!

Katrin Higher | August 23, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Congressional Staffers Walked Out Of Their Jobs On Thursday To Protest Police Killings

Black and Hispanic congressional staffers on Capitol Hill walked out of their jobs to protest police killings yesterday. [The Root]
The median net worth of White households in…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 12, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Katherine Heigl Would Like Shonda Rhimes’ Approval Back Now, Please

Katherine Heigl told Mario Lopez that she’s sorry that her former “Grey’s Anatomy” boss Shonda Rhimes “is left with such a crappy impression of me” and that she watches…

Claire Hannum | November 18, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Shonda Rhimes Will Not Tolerate Twitter Homophobes

Shonda Rhimes shut down homophobes on Twitter like a badass after haters criticized the love scenes in her shows that feature gay characters. When one viewer tweeted that the…

Claire Hannum | October 20, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Shonda Rhimes Basically Calls Katherine Heigl An “Asshole”

Add Shonda Rhimes to the list of people who don’t like Katherine Heigl! The “Scandal” and “Grey’s Anatomy” creator dissed the notoriously snotty actress when discussing how well the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 9, 2014 - 11:00 am

Clayton “Relax And Enjoy It” Williams Is A Key Funder In GOP Campaign Against Wendy Davis In TX

Clayton Williams, a former Republican candidate for Texas governor who is famous for saying rape victims should “sit back and enjoy it,” is a major contributor to Greg Abbott’s…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 8, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Shonda Rhimes Has Already Decided When “Scandal” Will End

Shonda Rhimes said “Scandal” has an expiration date and it will come sooner than we thought. “I think there’s only so much ‘Scandal’ you can tell satisfactorily,” the showrunner told…

Claire Hannum | July 17, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Cristina Yang Is Leaving “Grey’s Anatomy” And I Am So Not Emotionally Prepared

Is anybody on this earth still watching “Grey’s Anatomy” besides me? It still rakes in fairly decent ratings, so I know there are at least a few of you out there.

Claire Hannum | May 10, 2014 - 9:00 am

Can Television Have More Shonda Rhimes Please?

Frustrating as it is, racism in Hollywood is still prevalent in 2013. When USA Today explored the absence of Black women in Hollywood this week, they highlighted the approach behind the racial…

Claire Hannum | December 19, 2013 - 12:40 pm

The Soapbox: “Scandal” Lazily Relies On A Rape Scene To Make A Hated Character More Sympathetic

Spoilers ahead!

I watch a lot of television. One of my mother’s favorite stories involves her coming home from work and finding a three year-old me on her…

Jamie Nesbitt Golden | November 15, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Shonda Rhimes Has Three Shows Coming Up: What Are They?

Hot damn, Shonda Rhimes, it’s good to be you. Rhimes, the writer responsible for “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Private Practice,” has just made her third — yes, third — sale to a…

Stefanie Blejec | October 22, 2011 - 11:00 am

Shonda Rhimes On The “Grey’s Anatomy” Abortion

 “I didn’t want to do ‘The Grey’s Anatomy: Abortion Episode.’ Like, that wasn’t the point. I think for me the point is it’s a painful choice that a lot of…

Jessica Wakeman | September 28, 2011 - 4:40 pm