Raamla Mohamed was born and raised in Los Angeles. After graduating from Columbia University with a double major in English Literature and Film Studies, Raamla went on to receive her MFA in Writing for Film and Television at the University of Southern California. Not long after graduating, Raamla worked on “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Off the Map”. She then went on to become a fellow in the Disney/ABC Writing Program.
Most recently, Raamla was a Supervising Producer on the show “Scandal”. During its seven-season run, Raamla wrote eleven episodes for the series, including the crossover episode with “How To Get Away with Murder”. She is currently co-writing a script for HBO with Issa Rae about black teenagers in the affluent L.A. neighborhood of Windsor Hills and just sold a romantic comedy to Universal with Malcolm Lee attached to direct.