‘SCANDLE’ Creator Shonda Rhimes Talks About
Storytelling on TEDtalks
“We all feel a compelling need to watch stories, to tell stories … to discuss the things that tell each one of us that we are not alone in the world,”
– says uber-successful TV writer Shonda Rhimes – Scandal & Grey’s Anatomy
Shonda Rhimes is a force to be reckoned with in the world of television. She has been ever since she landed a writing gig on ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ and the series became a near instant hit.
Below in this TEDtalk, Rhimes discusses the future of media, how she’s using her narrative-building skills as a force for good and a ritual she puts her daughters through called “Amish summers.”
Here Rhimes is in conversation with Cyndi Stivers, director of the TED Residency.