Shonda Rhimes

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Shonda Rhimes

Shonda Rhimes

Shonda Rhimes estimated Net Worth, Biography, Age, Height, Dating, Relationship Records, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Shonda Rhimes in 2020-2021? Scroll below and check more detailed information about Current Net worth as well as Monthly/Year salaries, Expenses, Income Reports!

Who is Shonda Rhimes? 

Shonda Rhimes is a well-known American author, screenwriter, and television producer who is best recognized for her work on Grey’s Anatomy, Private Practice, and Scandal as creator, executive producer, head writer, and showrunner. She’s also worked as a producer on Off The Map, The Catch, and How To Get Away With Murder, among other shows.
Shonda has amassed a considerable fortune as a result of her successful career.

Body Measurement

Her height is 5 feet 6 inches, and her weight is roughly 74 kilograms.


Shonda went to Marian Catholic High School in Illinois before going to Dartmouth College to study English and cinema studies. Rhimes joined the Black Underground Theater Association while in high school, which allowed her to divide her time between directing, acting, and writing. Dartmouth University awarded her a bachelor’s degree in 1991.

Shonda moved to San Francisco after college and began working for McCann Erickson, a multinational advertising business. She then moved to Los Angeles to pursue a degree in screenwriting at the University of Southern California, where she graduated first in her class and was awarded the Gary Rosenberg Writing Fellowship. She earned her master’s degree from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts.


  • Shonda Rhimes began her career as an intern at Mundy Lane Entertainment, working under producer Debra Martin Chase’s supervision.
  • This gave her a better understanding of what it meant to work in the entertainment industry.
  • After that, she began working odd jobs to supplement her income after college.
  • Her life has not been easy, as she has had to deal with a variety of obstacles as well as rejection from her job. Despite this, Shonda learned from her mistakes and resolved to work even harder in the future.

Net Worth

Shonda Rhimes Net Worth and Salary: As of 2021, Shonda Rhimes’ net worth is estimated to be around $140 million. Her many jobs as an author, screenwriter and producer have contributed to her net worth. Grey’s Anatomy, Private Practice, Scandal, How to Get Away with Murder, and a few more long-running TV programs have contributed to Shonda’s wealth.

Shonda Rhimes estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Shonda Rhimes in 2020 -2021?  

Shonda Rhimes Net Worth:
$140 million 

Estimated Net Worth in 2021  $140 million 
Previous Year’s Net Worth (2020)  $130 million 
Annual Salary  Under Review.  
Income Source  Author,  Screenwriter, Director
Net Worth Verification Status  Not Verified 

With numerous hit series under her belt and more on the way, we can confidently assume that Shonda Rhimes is well worth every penny of her net worth, especially considering how hard she has worked to achieve it. Shonda also enjoys her wealth and lives lavishly in a $7 million mansion in the United States. The media continues to be devoid of information about the car collection. For the past three years, she has made roughly $10 million per year from ABC.

Her show is said to have brought in at least $2 billion in revenue for ABC’s parent company, Disney, through advertising, syndication sales, and worldwide licensing. Her current annual pay, however, has yet to be revealed in the media. She served as a scriptwriter for the Disney film The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement. Even though the film did not wow spectators, it managed to gross more than $135 million at the box office.

Films and television series

As a research director, she was involved in the development of the documentary Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream. Shonda co-wrote the HBO film Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, which received acclaim from critics and audiences alike. She also served as a scriptwriter for the Disney film The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement. She wrote a television pilot for ABC in 2003.

Shonda liked to watch documentaries with her sister about doctors and how they worked as a child. Shonda Rhimes was inspired to write Grey’s Anatomy for ABC. Her career in the entertainment industry was boosted thanks to the series. Scandal, How to Get Away with Murder, Station 19, and many others are among the notable works.


  • Shonda Rhimes was born on January 13, 1970, in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, as Shonda Lynn Rhimes.
  • Her zodiac sign is Capricorn, and she is 49 years old as of 2019.
  • Vera Rhimes (father) and IIee Rhimes (mother) are her parents (mother).
  • Her mother was a college professor and her father was a former chief information officer.
  • She had three sisters and two brothers when she was growing up.
  • Shonda was born in the United States and comes from a mixed ethnic background.
  • She attended Marian Catholic High School and then graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in English and Film Studies.
  • She began her work at Mundy Lane Entertainment as an intern.
  • As of 2019, Shonda’s net worth is projected to be around $140 million.
  • Emerson Rhimes, Harper Rhimes, and Beckett Rhimes are her three children.
  • Her height is 5 feet 6 inches, and her weight is roughly 74 kilograms.
  • Shonda is active on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.