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Kevin Bacon Shines in ‘City on a Hill’

In his farewell address to the nation on January 11, 1989, President Ronald Reagan waxed poetic about his vision for America as a “shining city on a hill… a tall, proud city built on rocks stronger than oceans, windswept, God-blessed, and teeming with people of all kinds living in harmony and peace.” And so it…

5 Questions Going into Season 6 of ‘Younger’

In a sort of metatextual comment on its own themes, TV Land’s flagship drama Younger keeps getting better as it gets older. Initally premised around Liza (Sutton Foster), a 40-year-old divorcee, lying about her age to get back into the workforce, Younger is a meditation on the idea that we are not defined by age…

Carrie Preston, Jenn Lyon, Niecy Nash, and Judy Reyes in 'Claws' (TNT)

‘Claws’ Goes All-In in Season 3

When we last saw the erstwhile Nail Artisans of Manatee County — Queen Bee Desna (Niecy Nash), lifelong BFF Jenn (Jenn Lyon), chipper but troubled Polly (Carrie Preston), walking Instagram post Virginia (Karrueche Tran), and loyal, dependable Quiet Ann (Judy Reyes), they’d just had a hard-won triumph followed by sudden heartbreak. After learning that her…