Week in entertainment: ‘Better Call Saul’ returns; ‘BlacKkKlansman’ in theaters

Plan your week in entertainment with these highlights and pop-culture milestones:

TV

Tune in: AMC’s “Better Call Saul” is back for a fourth season on Monday at 9 EDT/PDT. This season features Jimmy McGill’s (Bob Odenkirk) transformation into Saul Goodman and Mike Ehrmantraut’s (Jonathan Banks) growing role as Madrigal Electromotive’s newest security consultant.

FILM                                  

Go to: Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman” hits theaters nationwide on Friday. The true story, which won the Grand Prix at the Cannes Film Festival, stars John David Washington as Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer who successfully infiltrates the KKK. The film also stars Adam Driver, Topher Grace and Alec Baldwin.

DVD/BLU-RAY

View: “Life of the Party” is out on Tuesday. Melissa McCarthy stars as Deanna, a middle-age mother who returns to college after her husband (Matt Walsh) asks for a divorce. The film also stars Maya Rudolph.

STREAMING

Watch: Netflix’s “Insatiable” comes to Netflix on Friday. Debby Ryan plays Patty, a woman who has been bullied and ignored because of her weight. When Patty slims down, she exacts revenge on everyone who has ever made her feel bad about herself. The series also stars Alyssa Milano and Dallas Roberts.

MUSIC

Listen: Nicki Minaj’s “Queen” drops Friday. To promote the album, the singer plans on co-headlining with Future on the NickiHndrxx Tour, which kicks off Sept. 21 in Baltimore.  

 

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