Meet Hollywood's Female Showrunners

In the annual "rundown of those reigning and rising" in the television industry by The Hollywood Reporter, some of the country's most prominent showrunners were featured.

Among them, prominent women in the industry stole the spotlight. In addition to our own MAKERS Shonda Rhimes and Lena Dunham were women like Tina Fey and Mindy Kaling who have undoubtedly earned their spots on the list, along with all the other deserving honorees.

Click through the gallery above to see all of the females who made the cut.

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Rachel Bloom & Aline Brosh McKenna Show: "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" Network: The CW Photo Credit: Mark Davis/Getty Images

Tina Fey Show: "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" Network: Netflix Photo Credit: Steve Granitz/WireImage

Ilene Chaiken Show: "Empire" Network: Fox Photo Credit: JB Lacroix/WireImage

Lena Dunham & Jenni Konner Show: "Girls" Network: HBO Photo Credit: Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic

Misha Green Show: "Underground" Network: WGN America Photo Credit: Michael Boardman/FilmMagic

Mindy Kaling Show: "The Mindy Project" Network: Hulu Photo Credit: Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic

Courtney A. Kemp Show: "Power" Network: Starz Photo Credit: Tasia Wells/FilmMagic

Nahnatchka Khan Show: "Fresh Off the Boat" Network: ABC Photo Credit: Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival

Marlene King Shows: "Pretty Little Liars" and "Famous in Love" Network: Freeform Photo Credit: Gregg DeGuire/WireImage

Jenji Kohan Shows: "Orange Is the New Black" and "GLOW" Network: Netflix Photo Credit: Taylor Hill/FilmMagic

Erica Messer Show: "Criminal Minds" and "Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders" Network: CBS Photo Credit: Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic

Marti Noxon Shows: "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce" and "UnREAL" Networks: Bravo and Lifetime Photo Credit: Steve Granitz/WireImage

Julie Plec Show: "The Vampire Diaries" and "The Originals" Network: The CW Photo Credit: Tasia Wells/Getty Images

Shonda Rhimes Shows: "The Catch," "Grey's Anatomy," "How to Get Away With Murder," "Scandal," and "Still Star-Crossed" Network: ABC Photo Credit: Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images For EMILY's List

Melissa Rosenberg Show: "Jessica Jones" Network: Netflix Photo Credit: Michael Tullberg/Getty Images

Jill Soloway Shows: "Transparent" and "I Love Dick" Network: Amazon Photo Credit: Dan MacMedan/WireImage

Sarah Treem Show: "The Affair" Network: Showtime Photo Credit: Taylor Hill/FilmMagic

Jennie Snyder Urman Show: "Jane the Virgin" Network: The CW Photo Credit: Steve Granitz/WireImage