05/06/2015 04:19 pm ET Updated May 06, 2015

Shonda Rhimes, Dee Rees Team For FX Drama Based On 'The Warmth Of Other Suns'

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Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers' Shondaland banner is heading to cable.

The prolific producers behind ABC's Grey's Anatomy, Scandal and How to Get Away With Murder are teaming with Pariah writer/director Dee Rees to adapt Isabel Wilkerson's The Warmth of Other Suns as a limited series for FX, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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