Fergie Sings National Anthem at NBA All-Star Game — Watch & Grade It

Like it or not, the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday was treated to a Fergalicious rendition of the National Anthem. Fergie opened basketball’s starriest night with what can only be described as a unique take on “The Star-Spangled Banner.” The onetime member of the Black Eyed Peas stepped up to the mic and performed a decidedly […]

The Joel McHale Show: Grade The Soup Host's Return to the Green Screen

It’s reality-show clip time… again! The Joel McHale Show With Joel McHale, which premiered on Sunday, is essentially The Soup, but made for Netflix. The first episode made sure you knew it was a Netflix original, too, with Fuller House‘s Jodie Sweetin, Stranger Things‘ Paul Reiser and Luke Cage himself, Mike Colter, all welcoming McHale to the […]

K.C. Undercover Series Finale: Grade It!

“This could be my last mission ever,” Zendaya’s character declared shortly into Friday’s K.C. Undercover. It’s almost as if she knew that the two-part episode was actually the show’s series finale. RELATEDGirl Meets World Creator: What Fans Would Have Seen in Season 4 * Speaking of Brady, Marisa dumped him after he failed a “trust test,” only […]

Altered Carbon Premiere: Grade It!

Humanity has figured out a way to live virtually forever! Yay! But by doing so, it has sent society tumbling into a morass where issues of class, morality and wealth distribution have created a soul-sucking dystopia. Booooooo. And when Netflix’s Altered Carbon reawakens a 22nd-century warrior centuries after his death and thrusts him into this […]

One Day at a Time Finale Recap: Did Lydia [Spoiler]? Plus: Grade Season 2

Warning: The following contains spoilers from the One Day at a Time Season 2 finale. Proceed at your own risk. One Day at a Time‘s Season 2 finale was especially emotional, as the Alvarez family paid tribute to their beloved matriarch. RELATEDCable/Streaming Scorecard: What’s Renewed? What’s Cancelled? Surely no one expected that Rita Moreno’s Lydia would […]

Paramount's Waco Premiere: Grade It!

Paramount Network is going back to the ’90s true-crime well with Waco: a six-part scripted miniseries chronicling the infamous 1993 standoff between David Koresh’s Branch Davidian cult and U.S. law enforcement that ended in tragic fashion. Wednesday’s premiere was a scene-setter, but a compelling one, as we got to know the characters whose lives will soon […]

‘Eighth Grade’ Review: An Awkwardly and Endlessly Charming Coming of Age Gem [Sundance]

Any adult will tell you that middle school is one of the most awful parts of adolescence. Faces explode with acne, hormones are raging, conversations are awkward, and everyone sucks. So comedian Bo Burnham decided to make his feature writing and directorial debut recounting just how awful that time in all of our lives was […]