Shonda Rhimes net worth is approx. $125 Million (as of 2017). Shonda Rhimes was born on Jan 13th, 1970, in Chicago Illinois. Shonda Rhimes is a noted US based television producer, an author who has also donned the hat of the screenwriter in her prolific career. Shonda was born in Illinois and had an academic background since her parents taught at college and university.