Arts & Entertainment

Claws is arguably TV’s best crime drama

Claws leaves fans craving for more. Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW ORLEANS — Sunday’s season two finale of “Claws” will go down as an instant classic. Overall, everything was rock solid from screenplay to theatrics. Creator Eliot Laurence certainly saved his best for last. Empire’s Lee Daniels can learn plenty from him. My only contention is that we have to ...

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Claws already ‘renewed’ for season three, proving that crime and cosmetology mix

Claws has become Russian dominated. Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW ORLEANS — Last week, yours truly was a little censorious of the overall direction of “Claws” and its somewhat redundant Russian storyline. But… the show’s creator, Eliot Laurence, must’ve heard me. That’s because Sunday night’s episode was nothing short of stupendous, despite Laurence’s newfound fetish of incorporating music into significant ...

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Born This Way No. 4 expectin’ big things

Born This Way returns on A&E Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — They’re back and they’re bad. Season 4 of ‘Born This Way’ premieres Wednesday, August 15th on A&E with two episodes scheduled to air back-to-back each week for a month. In case you’ve been asleep the past three seasons, “Born This Way” is an Emmy award-winning docuseries that ...

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‘Orange is the New Black’ nearing conclusion?

Orange is the New Black nearing end? Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — “The animals, the animals, trapped, trapped, trapped ’till the cage is full.” Season six of “Orange is the New Black” premieres July 27th on Netflix. But, you may want to eschew binge-watching for now and instead savor the experience. That’s because there’s a good chance next ...

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Blog King’s Review: “Incredibles 2” is an animated masterpiece, worth the wait

Incredibles 2 is addictive & fun Blog King, Mass Appeal HOLLYWOOD — As anticipated, Disney-Pixar’s “Incredibles 2” is simply incredible and you’d be doing your child(ren) an inexcusable disservice by missing out. Written and directed by Brad Bird, “Incredibles 2” picks up where the first film left off roughly 14 years ago. After his family circumvents a giant power drill, ...

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