How to Get Away With Murder Finale: Was It Good for You?

Last night on How to Get Away With Murder, Viola Davis' first season as television's best defense attorney Annalise Keating ended with a bang—or rather a choke—and left everyone screaming. I, alternatively, just clapped for the fabulous performances and masterfully hidden culprit. Honestly, I'm still kind of mad I… » 2/27/15 12:10pm Friday 12:10pm

All the Enviable Looks at Essence's Black Women In Hollywood Luncheon

Essence held its eighth annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon in Beverly Hills on Thursday. Two-thirds of the outfits have already been stolen by me and I'm not sorry. Here are some of the outfits—originally worn by the likes of Laverne Cox, Tracee Ellis Ross and Teyonah Parris—that are now in my closet. » 2/20/15 2:10pm 2/20/15 2:10pm

What the Hell Did Kerry Washington Get Shonda Rhimes For Her Birthday?

Today is Shonda Rhimes' birthday. The Empress of Shondaland recieved, I'm sure, many wonderful birthday gifts today but I am only interested in one. Kerry Washington has given Shonda some fabulous but mysterious gift which we know because Shonda posted this trolly-ass tweet: » 1/13/15 4:50pm 1/13/15 4:50pm

Olivia has staged a PR coup and is now…

New York Mag Celebrates Shonda Rhimes' Winning Streak

As executive producer of a weekly lineup comprised of Grey's Anatomy, Scandal and How to Get Away with Murder, Shonda Rhimes had us glued to a couch (or whatever you sit on) every Thursday night—particularly impressive, given how much TV viewing is done via laptop or DVR. While some people criticize the soap opera… » 12/15/14 7:00pm 12/15/14 7:00pm

Shonda Rhimes Delivers Perfect Speech on Women In Hollywood

Shonda Rhimes was honored today with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award at The Hollywood Reporter's Women In Entertainment Breakfast. Rhimes, who some people named Kara Brown believe to be an actual superhero, delivered an excellent speech about finding success as a black woman in field that has historically been… » 12/10/14 6:00pm 12/10/14 6:00pm

Katherine Heigl Sorry That Shonda Rhimes Has Crappy Impression of Her

During an interview with Extra, Katherine Heigl discussed the bad blood that continues to exist between her and her former boss Shonda Rhimes. "I'm sorry [Rhimes] is left with such a crappy impression of me," she told Mario Lopez. Wait a minute! Is Katherine petitioning to reenter Shondaland?! » 11/18/14 2:10pm 11/18/14 2:10pm

Parents' Group Upset Over Scandal Sex Airing Right After Charlie Brown

The Parents Television Council is upset that ABC aired an Olivia Pope sex scene a few minutes after the end of its October 30 Halloween special, It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. You would've had to flip the channel quickly or cover your kids' eyes to avoid the hotness, which involved Olivia getting it on… » 11/04/14 11:10am 11/04/14 11:10am

Objection: A Real Lawyer Fact Checks How to Get Away with Murder

Being a lawyer is probably somewhat of a challenge, what with the whole having a person's fate in your hands thing. But the way How to Get Away with Murder portrays the stressful act of attending law school, then actually being a lawyer seems like a cakewalk: Shonda Rhimes' new procedural drama makes law school look… » 10/10/14 1:30pm 10/10/14 1:30pm

How to Get Away With Murder and Black-ish Picked Up for Full Seasons

There will be enough Viola Davis, Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross to go around at least until May sweeps, as both Black-ish and the Shonda Rhimes-produced How to Get Away with Murder have been been ordered for full seasons by ABC. Like Annalise Keating, I am glowering at an invisible camera in celebration. » 10/10/14 9:50am 10/10/14 9:50am

Dressing Olivia: An Interview With Scandal Costume Designer Lyn Paolo

In her fourth season on screen, Olivia Pope's legacy is already enduring. There's the giant goblet of wine, the assured strut, and that iconic white Burberry trench. For the clothes, which have taken on something of a side-fanship on their own, we have Emmy-winning costume designer Lyn Paolo to thank. » 10/09/14 5:10pm 10/09/14 5:10pm