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Shonda Rhimes Is 3rd Black Woman To Be Inducted Into TV Hall Of Fame

How to Get Away with Murder creator, Shonda Rhimes has become the third black woman in history to be inducted into TV Hall of Fame.

She takes after Oprah Winfrey and Diahann Carroll, the iconic show host and musician respectively.

Apart from HTGAWM, Rhimes’ Shonda also created Scandal and Grey’s Anatomy. Her induction is billed to hold at Saban Media Center on November 15, 2017.

Other inductees include Joan Rivers, John Wells and the original cast of Saturday Night Live.

TV Academy boss 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.

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