Shonda Rhimes has produced TV shows like Grey's Anatomy, Scandal, and How to Get Away with Murder. Rich Fury/VF20/Getty Images Shonda Rhimes told The Hollywood Reporter she decided to leave ABC after an executive asked her, "Don't you have enough?" after she asked for an extra ticket to Disneyland. Rhimes left ABC in 2018 and went on to ink a $150 million TV deal with Netflix, one of the biggest contracts in TV history. Rhimes' revelation comes at a time when companies are acknowledging their lack of representation of and inclusivity towards Black talent. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Record breaking TV producer and screenwriter Shonda Rhimes made a splash after she left ABC and signed a multimillion deal with Netflix in 2018 — and she recently revealed her decision came after a negative experience with an executive at her old company.

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  • Shonda Rhimes said she left ABC after an exec told her she was asking for too much
    Shonda Rhimes told The Hollywood Reporter she decided to leave ABC after an executive asked her, “Don’t you have enough?” after she asked for an extra ticket to Disneyland. Rhimes left ABC ...
    10/22/2020 - 1:23 pm | View Link
  • Netflix won Shonda Rhimes after Disneyland pass dispute
    Showrunner Shonda Rhimes left ABC for a massive Netflix production deal ... $2 billion for Disney but an alleged encounter with a TV exec over Disneyland passes was the last straw for the producer.
    10/22/2020 - 12:14 pm | View Link
  • Shonda Rhimes Left ABC for Netflix Because They Refused to Give Her a Disneyland Ticket
    Shonda Rhimes left ABC because they refused to give her a ticket ... "Don't you have enough?" The way the exec allegedly implied Shonda—a massive moneymaker for the company—didn't deserve ...
    10/22/2020 - 4:22 am | View Link
  • Shonda Rhimes said she left ABC after an exec told her she was asking for too much
    Record breaking TV producer and screenwriter Shonda Rhimes made a splash after she left ABC and signed a multimillion deal with Netflix in 2018 — and she recently revealed her decision came ...
    10/22/2020 - 3:06 am | View Link
  • Shonda Rhimes Breaking News, Photos, and Videos
    Shonda Rhimes is one of the most beloved creators of television right now and she left her longtime home of ABC in 2017 to launch ... she asked an exec for an additional pass.
    10/21/2020 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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