Kelly Lawler, USA TODAY

Kelly Lawler

USA TODAY

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Recent articles by Kelly:

'Westworld' recap: A trip to Shogun World makes Episode 5 the best this season

An adventure in Shogun World is just what 'Westworld' needs to liven it up as it reaches the middle of its second season. → Read More

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry: A royal, rousing and surprisingly relatable TV wedding

From Will Ferrell and Molly Shannon's jokes on HBO to the 'Today' show antics to BBC's British expertise, here's how the Royal Wedding played out all across your TV screens. → Read More

Fall TV trailers: Snap judgments on the new network shows, from 'Magnum P.I.' to 'Charmed'

We took a look at the trailers for all the new broadcast TV shows due this fall: Our first thoughts about what might be a hit and what might flop. → Read More

Review: HBO turns 'Fahrenheit 451' into cookie-cutter dystopian drivel

The new adaptation of Ray Bradbury's classic 'Fahrenheit 451' tries to update the work for the digital era, but ends up turning something thought-provoking into something dull and derivative. → Read More

'Roseanne' take on opioid crisis may surprise you

Roseanne got political again on Tuesday night, but not exactly how you'd expect. → Read More

'Black-ish' season finale recap: Does Dre and Bow's marriage survive?

Spoiler alert! The fate of Bow (Tracee Ellis Ross) and Dre's (Anthony Anderson) marriage on ABC's 'Black-ish' is decided in the Season 4 finale, "Dream Home." → Read More

Recap: 'Roseanne's take on the opioid crisis may surprise fans and critics alike

Tuesday's episode of 'Roseanne' revealed a personal connection to the ongoing opioid crisis, and the show's stance on the matter may surprise fans and critics alike. → Read More

Freeform nabs 'Pretty Little Liars' spin-off, series from 'Black-ish' creator

The cable network is giving fan-favorite 'Pretty Little Liars' characters Alison (Sasha Pieterse) and Mona (Janel Parrish) their own show and ordering a new sitcom from 'Black-ish' creator Kenya Barris. → Read More

10 ridiculously great moments from Lifetime's 'Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance' TV movie

Lifetime's version of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's love story is cheesy, melodramatic and everything you could have hoped a good Lifetime movie would be. → Read More

'Westworld' recap: A return, a reveal and a twist that changes everything in Episode 4

The fourth episode of 'Westworld's second season was particularly twisty and illuminating, and changes everything we thought we knew about the park and its robot hosts. → Read More

'Saturday Night Live' mixes 'Handmaid's Tale' with 'Sex and the City' and it's terrifying

With Amy Schumer hosting, 'Saturday Night Live' had the thought to mix 'The Handmaid's Tale' with 'Sex and the City,' and the results are terrifying. → Read More

'Saturday Night Live' cast's real moms roast the show for Trump jokes and lewd humor

The cast of 'Saturday Night Live' brought their real-life moms on the set for a special Mother's Day sketch, but, as moms do, they had some criticisms of the sketch comedy series. → Read More

'Saturday Night Live' mixes 'Handmaid's Tale' with 'Sex and the City' and it's terrifying

With Amy Schumer hosting, 'Saturday Night Live' had the thought to mix 'The Handmaid's Tale' with 'Sex and the City,' and the results are terrifying. → Read More

Amy Schumer tells her 'worthless' proposal story in 'Saturday Night Live' monologue

'Saturday Night Live' host Amy Schumer dedicated her hilarious monologue to talking about being a newlywed, getting engaged and what it's like to be a bridesmaid when you're in your 30s. → Read More

'Saturday Night Live' cast's real moms roast the show for Trump jokes and lewd humor

The cast of 'Saturday Night Live' brought their real-life moms on the set for a special Mother's Day sketch, but, as moms do, they had some criticisms of the sketch comedy series. → Read More

Amy Schumer tells her 'worthless' proposal story in 'Saturday Night Live' monologue

'Saturday Night Live' host Amy Schumer dedicated her hilarious monologue to talking about being a newlywed, getting engaged and what it's like to be a bridesmaid when you're in your 30s. → Read More

'Saturday Night Live' mixes 'Handmaid's Tale' with 'Sex and the City' and it's terrifying

During host Amy Schumer's episode of 'Saturday Night Live' had the thought to mix 'The Handmaid's Tale' with 'Saturday Night Live' and the results are terrifying. → Read More

Amy Schumer tells her 'worthless' proposal story in 'Saturday Night Live' monologue

'Saturday Night Live' host Amy Schumer dedicated her hilarious monologue to talking about being a newlywed, getting engaged and what it's like to be a bridesmaid when you're in your 30s. → Read More

'Saturday Night Live' mixes 'Handmaid's Tale' with 'Sex and the City' and it's terrifying

During host Amy Schumer's episode of 'Saturday Night Live' had the thought to mix 'The Handmaid's Tale' with 'Saturday Night Live' and the results are terrifying. → Read More

Amy Schumer tells her 'worthless' proposal story in 'Saturday Night Live' monologue

'Saturday Night Live' host Amy Schumer dedicated her hilarious monologue to talking about being a newlywed, getting engaged and what it's like to be a bridesmaid when you're in your 30s. → Read More