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Milton Academy grad rules prime-time TV

TV producer Betsy Beers couldn't be busier these days, between launching 'Scandal' — her latest collaboration with Shonda Rhimes — and wrapping her local pilot 'Gilded Lilys'

Betsy Beers and Shonda Rhimes created ‘‘Grey’s Anatomy’’ starring Ellen Pompeo and Sandra Oh (middle).

In her temporary office on the industrial stretch of Summer Street, she leans back, at ease, surrounded by bulletin boards that are covered in pictures of 19th-century costumes and Massachusetts buildings that looked new in the 1890s.

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