22 TV Shows with Female Showrunners

There's hope yet.

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Inequality in leadership roles in Hollywood (and other industries) is still a huge issue, but thankfully, there are some women calling the shots in entertainment. Here are 21 shows with female showrunners.

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UnReal

Marti Noxon and Sarah Gertrude Shapiro

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Marvel's Jessica Jones

Melissa Rosenberg

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Fresh Off the Boat

Nahnatchka Khan

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Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Maurissa Tancharoen

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Supergirl

Jessica Queller

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Grey's Anatomy

Shonda Rhimes

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How to Get Away With Murder

Shonda Rhimes

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Orange Is the New Black

Jenji Kohan

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Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Rachel Bloom and Aline Brosh McKenna

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Transparent

Jill Soloway

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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Tina Fey

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Great News

Tina Fey

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Queen Sugar

Ava DuVernay

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Westworld

Lisa Joy

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Jane the Virgin

Jennie Snyder Urman

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Power

Courtney Kemp

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Famous in Love

I. Marlene King

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Criminal Minds

Erica Messer

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Empire

Ilene Chaiken

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Insecure

Issa Rae

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The Affair

Sarah Treem

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SMILF

Frankie Shaw

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