A ‘Scandal’ & ‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Crossover is In the Works!

A ‘Scandal’ & ‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Crossover is In the Works!

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 04, 2018

ABC hit maker Shonda Rhimes is known to throw fans for a loop with unpredictable storylines, and is giving Scandal fanatics one more gut... Read More

Shonda Rhimes Will Be Third Black Woman Inducted Into TV’s Hall of Fame

Shonda Rhimes Will Be Third Black Woman Inducted Into TV’s Hall of Fame

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 17, 2017

Shonda Rhimes has proved, time and time again, that she’s a force to be reckoned with. The television producer, screenwriter and showrunner is responsible... Read More

New Deets On The Final Season Of ‘Scandal’

New Deets On The Final Season Of ‘Scandal’

by Aramide Tinubu   Aug 07, 2017

The final season of Scandal will premiere on ABC on Oct. 5 and we've got new deets on where Olivia Pope and her gladiators will end up when it all ends. Read More

‘Still Star-Crossed’ Reminds Us That Black Women Were More Than Servants

‘Still Star-Crossed’ Reminds Us That Black Women Were More Than Servants

by Monique Jones   May 24, 2017

ABC is about to step into the costume drama lane with Shonda Rhimes’ upcoming series, Still Star-Crossed. The show, which takes on William Shakespeare’s Romeo... Read More

Brace Yourselves! Is #Scandal Preparing for its Final Season?

Brace Yourselves! Is #Scandal Preparing for its Final Season?

by #teamEBONY   May 10, 2017

Scandal will reportedly end after its seventh season. Yes, that means the time has come for us to say “Bye bye” to Olivia Pope and... Read More

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Shonda Rhimes Joins National Board for Planned Parenthood

by Danielle Pointdujour   Apr 06, 2017

Each week, millions tune in to watch the intricate story lines created by Shonda Rhimes come to life on their television screens, but Rhimes... Read More

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Shonda Rhimes Partners with Dove for Real Beauty Productions

by Teryn Payne   Mar 30, 2017

What do you get when you combine a powerful screenwriter with a notable personal care brand? Real Beauty Productions. Dove has partnered with Shonda... Read More

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Shonda Rhimes and Luvvie Ajayi to Bring ‘I’m Judging You’ to TV

by #TeamEBONY   Feb 07, 2017

If you follow Awesomely Luvvie, the popular blog from writer and cultural critic Luvvie Ajayi, then you know she loves Scandal. Her epic recaps helped to introduce her... Read More

Empire, Black-ish, Scandal + Power Join PaleyFest L.A.

Empire, Black-ish, Scandal + Power Join PaleyFest L.A.

by #teamEBONY   Feb 03, 2016

Four of television’s hottest series are featured in the diverse lineup of events at this year’s PaleyFest L.A., the William S. Paley Television Festival... Read More

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Black Ancestry Matters on ‘Finding Your Roots’

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury   Jan 26, 2016

Henry Louis “Skip” Gates Jr. may be an influential historian of African-American literature and culture, the head of Harvard’s African-American studies, an award-winning documentary... Read More