Shonda Rhimes Is Now In The TV Academy Hall of Fame
Shonda Rhimes has been inducted into the Television Academy, according to a statement from the academy itself.
The creator of ABC’s biggest hits in modern times joins the likes of John Wells (ER, The West Wing), Roy Christopher (Murphy Brown, Frasier), Joan Rivers, and the original cast of Saturday Night Live.
“All of these individuals are innovators who have shaped television and left an indelible mark on the medium and our culture,” said Hayma Washington, chairman and CEO of the Television Academy, in a statement. “We are honored to welcome the latest group of distinguished individuals and look forward to showcasing their impacts for future generations.”