Claws Official Trailer: Nailing a Brighter Future!

at .  Updated at .

Think of Claws as Steel Magnolias as written by Randy Wayne White.

TNT continues its walk on the wild side with this dark tale about five nail technicians at a Central Florida salon, each with their own secrets and crosses to bear.

They are led by the shop's owner, Desna, who is laundering money for the Dixie Mafia from a drug clinic further down the strip mall, plans to use the cut she's been promised to move her girls up to her dream salon.

Stepping Out - Claws Season 1 Episode 1

But getting away from the mob, led by dangerous Uncle Daddy, is not going to be easy, and the women will soon find themselves in an uphill battle.

This dramedy is produced by Rashida Jones (Angie Tribeca), Will McCormack (A to Z) and creator Eliot Laurence.

It's blessed with a colorful cast of characters, as befits its Sunshine State setting.

The cast includes

Niecy Nash (Scream Queens), in the lead role of "Desna Simms," the pugnacious, cunning salon owner who is also the caretaker for her mentally ill twin brother Dean.

Edgy Sitdown - Claws Season 1 Episode 2

Dean Norris (Breaking Bad), in the lead role of "Uncle Daddy," a larger-than-life, bisexual crime boss;

Supporting cast members include:

  • Carrie Preston (The Good Fight) as "Polly," a mild-mannered preppy who was just released from prison after doing time for identity theft.
  • Harold Perrineau (Lost) as "Dean," Desna's autistic brother who lives with her.
Her Brother's Keeper - Claws Season 1 Episode 1
  • Jenn Lyon as "Jennifer," Desna's best friend who is tenuously sober and fiercely protective of her two kids from two different dads.
  • Judy Reyes (Scrubs) as "Quiet Ann," the muscle who has a special way of pleasuring the salon's bored housewives.
  • Karrueche Tran as "Virginia," a slippery hottie who is looking for a place to belong.
  • Jason Antoon as Dr. Ken Brickman, who slings pills at Uncle Daddy's drug clinic.
  • Kevin Rankin as Bryce, Jennifer's husband and Roller's less-flashy older brother.
  • Jack Kesy as Roller, a muscle-bound gangster who runs the drug clinic.

The series debuts on TNT on Sunday, June 11, at 9 p.m./8c.

Show Comments
Related Videos:
Claws Videos, Promos
Uploaded by:

Claws Quotes

Desna: How about next time you wait until I got my Spanx off?
Roller: Nobody's got time for that.

Virginia: Looks like I missed the party.
Jenn: You wouldn't have if you were on time for once in your dirty life.