Kayla Hawkins
Kayla Hawkins is a TV writer for Bustle and The Tracking Board, a gray sweatshirt enthusiast, and a recent TV writing graduate from NYU. She misses bagels and really thinks you should watch Bob's Burgers.

‘Gotham’ Fans Will Be Waiting A Long Time For Its Fifth & Final Season

Gotham has changed dramatically over the past four years from a darker, Jim Gordon-centric story to the absurd, silly, delightfully twisted comic book drama it is today. According to Deadline, Gotham was renewed for a fifth season just days before…
By Kayla Hawkins

The Johnsons Will Be A Different Kind Of Family When ‘black-ish’ Returns

Spoilers for the black-ish Season 4 finale. The 2017-2018 TV season is coming to an end, and lots of series are leaving their audiences with big questions — even comedies like black-ish, which has been teasing a possible divorce between Dre and Bow…
By Kayla Hawkins

The War For Riverdale Will Rage On As Soon As The Series Returns

Riverdale's second season is coming to an end, and it's been possibly even more intense than the first. But take a deep breath, because the CW renewed Riverdale for Season 3 in early April, per Deadline — long before the May 16 conclusion to this…
By Kayla Hawkins

There’s Still A Good Chance This ‘Gotham’ Character Is NOT The Joker, Believe It Or Not

It seems clear that Gotham has finally, at long last, found its Joker: Jeremiah Valeska, poisoned by his brother and transformed into a grotesque villain. But what if Jeremiah is not the Joker on Gotham? The show loves to pull the rug out from…
By Kayla Hawkins

‘black-ish’ Fans Got The Kids’ Take On Dre & Bow’s Relationship Struggles & It Was So, So Sad

When parents get divorced, Dre opines at the start of black-ish's penultimate Season 4 episode, the kids get the brunt of "the collateral damage". And to show how Bow & Dre's separation affects their kids on black-ish, each of their children get…
By Kayla Hawkins

Why There’s No Way That ‘The Flash’ Fans Have Seen The Last Of Killer Frost

Out of all of the character deaths that have hit The Flash Season 4, maybe the most surprising loss has been the disappearance of Killer Frost. DeVoe used one of the abilities he's stolen to change Caitlin's DNA, essentially killing off her…
By Kayla Hawkins

All The Clues That Jeremiah Is Definitely The ‘Gotham’ Joker

Four seasons in, and Gotham continues to tease the audience with the possibility that Bruce Wayne will soon wind up facing his ultimate foe: the Joker. Jerome Valeska (Cameron Monaghan), the leading Joker suspect since Season 1, is dead (again), but…
By Kayla Hawkins

This Black Hood Theory About Betty's Dad Makes Perfect Sense For 'Riverdale'

One of the best parts of being a huge Riverdale fan is getting deeply invested in the show's various mysteries. And even though the series supposedly resolved the mystery of the Black Hood, the show's fanbase has long suspected that there was more…
By Kayla Hawkins

‘black-ish’ Fans Absolutely Cannot Handle This Heartbreaking Twist

Major spoilers for the May 1 episode of black-ish. Picking up where black-ish left off in its last episode, the spark between Dre & Bow just isn't there anymore — literally, the color goes out of the Johnsons' usually vibrant house after the kids…
By Kayla Hawkins

How ‘The Flash’ Could Bring Back The Newest Member Of The Team, Even After His Tragic End

Spoilers for the April 17 episode. The Flash's Season 4 big bad guy, Clifford DeVoe, is working his way through the population of metas in Central City, and his latest victim is Ralph, also known as Elongated Man. Ralph's transformation from schemer…
By Kayla Hawkins

How ‘black-ish’ Could Still Work, Even If Dre & Bow Actually Split Up

Marriage isn't easy. That's a theme of many a sitcom, from the Honeymooners onward. And now that struggle has come to black-ish, in the episode "Fifty-Three Percent." During Devante's first birthday party, a series of petty squabbles between the…
By Kayla Hawkins

11 ‘Legion’ Narrator Theories To Explain Who Jon Hamm Is Really Playing On The Marvel Series

When Legion returned for Season 2, it upped the ante on its already confusing plot. But now, there's a disembodied voice who provides context in every episode. Fans don't know, however, who (in the show's reality) this voice belongs to. These Legion…
By Kayla Hawkins

The ‘black-ish’ Family Welcomed Another New Member — With The Potential To Improve Their Lives

The Johnson family just got a little bit bigger. After Jack manages to move heaven and Earth to get straight As, Diane's chaotic nature is the final push the Johnsons need to decide to get a dog on black-ish. But Dre proudly proclaims that he's not…
By Kayla Hawkins

The ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ Team Will Be Even Bigger When The Show Returns For Season 4

The characters may have the ability to travel through time, but unless they want to cause a major aberration, Legends of Tomorrow is heading for a hiatus after its April 9 Season 3 finale. But when will Legends of Tomorrow return for Season 4?…
By Kayla Hawkins

‘black-ish’ Nailed Why Historically Black Colleges Are Anything But Obsolete In 2018

Spoilers for the April 3 episode. Another Johnson kid is headed to college, and just like Zoey, Junior makes a college decision on black-ish that the audience may not have seen coming. Bow is thrilled when Junior is accepted into Stanford — an…
By Kayla Hawkins

Drama Is Still Following Tom D'Agostino Long After His Divorce From Luann

In Real Housewives of New York history, has there ever been a love story of more woe than that between Luann de Lesseps and Tom D'Agostino? The two got married despite lots of protestations from their RHONY costars, including a dramatic…
By Kayla Hawkins

There’s Some Good & Some Truly Terrible News About ‘A Series Of Unfortunate Events’ Season 3

By the time Netflix drops A Series Of Unfortunate Events Season 2 on March 30, the young adult literary adaptation will sadly be two-thirds finished. A Series Of Unfortunate Events Season 3 was announced by TVLine only a few weeks after the…
By Kayla Hawkins

THIS Is The Key To The Whole Conspiracy In ‘A Series Of Unfortunate Events’

Netflix's adaptation of the young adult book series A Series of Unfortunate Events is a testament to the original books' dense mythology. The storyline is constantly raising questions for the intrepid siblings to puzzle over and occasionally solve.…
By Kayla Hawkins

When ‘High Maintenance’ Fans Can Expect More Delivery Adventures

The real New York City is experiencing a snowy kickoff to spring, but on HBO, summer is just winding down as High Maintenance Season 2 comes to an end. And after an 18-month hiatus between its first and second season, it's good to know that High…
By Kayla Hawkins

This Unlikely ‘Gotham’ Alliance Could Be Just Bonkers Enough To Work

Gotham has rearranged the city hierarchy, time and time again. Now, in the second half of Season 4, the Penguin is no longer the mayor nor the "king" of Gotham. He's back in Arkham Asylum despite the "sanity" certificate he was granted back in…
By Kayla Hawkins