How Adweek Media Visionary Shonda Rhimes Rewrote the Rules of TV

After declaring she would change the world through television, the creator has done just that, on both linear and streaming

Even before Shonda Rhimes started writing for TV, she knew it was a medium where she would not only thrive, but also dominate. “I remember saying to my agent, ‘I want to take over the world through TV,’” Rhimes recalls. “It sounds crazy to say this now, but at the time, it wasn’t really a joke.

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