Star (S02E05) “May the Best Manager Win!”

Alexandra is having nightmares in the daytime, about Derek finding out about her pregnancy termination. #abortion Star is having “just sex”  with Noah erry where but a bed & Simone losses her juvie roomie Karen . She’s taken away to Cobb, a higher security. #brokencurfew Still struggling to make it, Jahil is living in his…

Star (S02E03) “FUA…GoodNight!”

I must admit the title of this episode had me going.  I can only come up with an acronym, “F*@k U  Ayanna” (now) Good Night!”That’s my ruling and I’m sticking with it! Now on with our story:   Derek is in Physical Therapy @ home. Alex is working with him. She’s not complaining. Bless her heart!  Cotton…

Star (S02E02) “Insecure”

It’s Miami. Jahil is alive & beating up his brother, Javier, complete with body slams.  Javier owes Jahil, $200k. He wants it.  His nephew enters and stops them. They hug “rumors of his death are premature. He aint dead, just laying low. Obviously Carlotta helped him. ‘Wonder who’s really the presumed  body of Jahil?  Ayanna…

Star (S02E01) “The Winner Takes It All”

In the second season opener: Star’s having nightmares of Hunter’s mom.  She’s taking her baby! She’s also sleeping with the label guy who looks like Mike Epps! Their $1M win is not working out like they planned, so she’s trying everything!  Star’s also questioned in the murder of Hunter.  She’s released after showing pictures of how…

Star: (S01E12) “Showtime” Finale

Star’s in the bathroom at the salon,  tryna cover up that Hunter bruise on her forehead. Hunter posted Jahil’s bail & he’s out. Eva shows up at the jailhouse, conniving. When at home, she calls him a stupid ass & laughs wickedly at him behind his back. Jahil was crushed to think she snitched, causing…

Star: (S01E11) “Saving Face”

In a moment of truce, the worn warriors, Carlotta  and Jahil look through a photo album starring Cotton. Carlotta share’s childhood stores with Jahil and the thing…along with a smooth Peruvian smile that, “got me knocked up in the first place; a joint. ☆ At the hospital, post auto accident; Derek’s in ICU in a…

Star: (S01E10) “Boy Trouble”

Only 1 episode left to the finale! “Yay!”  This show’s been a roller coaster; good, bad, up, down,sideways and in between.  Yet the Carlotta-Cotton & Alexandra-Derek dynamic remains the constant and “Star”  of this first season. Coming up fast on the shoulder is Eva. She’s actually a good addition to the show and the group. She…

Star: (S01E09) “Alibi”

Star is sleeping outside at Hunter’s poolside.  After quitting the group she “ran away from home”, because the girls didn’t stand with her during the Jahil appointment of Eva to the group. Meanwhile, Eva’s showcasing for Jahil, during a solo rehearsal. She’s singing and dancing a Spanish contemporary Jahil wrote, back in the day. It’s good…

Star: (S01E08) “Mama’s Boy”

In the last episode: Alexandra is arrested during a traffic stop.  Her mom, Rose Spencer-Crane (Naomi Campbell) bails her out.  She’s also willing to help Derek, who was arrested in a separate incident, if she’ll come home.  His bail is $250 thousand.  They’ll need 10%.  She’ll think about it. In the meantime, Star suggests a…

Star: (S01E07) “Black Wherever I Go”

The show opens at Danielle Jackson’s (Jasmine Burke) funeral.  It’s a full body service. She’s in a casket.  Gladys Knight (herself) speaks tearfully on the loss of her niece. Kelly Price (herself) sings a Capella, during well placed flashbacks of Danielle.  The pain and frustration of this tragic and unnecessary loss was seen on the…

Star: (S01E06) “Infamous”

Disclaimer: I watch for the star moments of the storyline; the character with the same name, not so much On social media, Star is trending after being seen leaving Hunter’s home.  She’s labeled his new “Wag” and the leader of a girl’s group. She’s over the moon with excitement. No surprise. Star is trending, not…

Star: (S01E05) “New Voices”

Who killed Otis? No one is admitting to the deed; yet it may be too soon for this revelation.  Ah, the suspense.  Yet the police find the car rental and contact his wife as the preliminaries of the investigation begins. Tonight the girls are on a photo shoot as they prepare for another competition. When…