The BEST Episodes of Claws
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jul 5, 2020
Network: TNT (US)
Claws is a midnight-dark, wickedly funny meditation on female badness set in a South Florida nail salon. Niecy Nash, Carrie Preston, Jenn Lyon, Judy Reyes, Jack Kesy, Karrueche Tran, Kevin Rankin, Jason Antoon, Harold Perrineau and Dean Norris star in the hour-long dramedy that follows the rise of five diverse and treacherous manicurists working at the Nail Artisan of Manatee County salon, where there is a lot more going on than silk wraps and pedicures.
#1 - Breezy
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 12, 2018
As a hurricane bears down on Palmetto, Desna proceeds with the plans for her big day, keen for the opportunity to settle all scores; opposing forces converge at a lavish golf resort, each determined to prevail against the others.
#2 - Avalanche
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 13, 2017
In the season finale, following a harrowing escape from Roller's grasp, Desna is on the run with Roller close behind, running from the Russians. Dean, Polly, and Virginia frantically search for Desna before time runs out. Meanwhile, Jennifer gets more involved with Hank.
#3 - What Is Happening to America
Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 28, 2019
The crew makes elaborate plans to pay back the casino's debts only to find out they have a long way to go before they are out of the woods.
#4 - Melba Toast
Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 4, 2019
Desna and the crew have to tie up loose ends for the Triads if they want to stay alive. Meanwhile, guilt pushes Toby to do the unexpected, putting the entire crew in jeopardy.
#5 - Just the Tip
Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 9, 2019
In the wake of Virginia being shot, the crew must regroup to face their off-kiltered new adversaries, Mac and Melba Lovestone, so they can run Bayside Rapture Casino like the bosses they are.
#6 - Chicken Pussy
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 21, 2019
While Desna works to get Dean away from Mac and Melba, Quiet Ann gets the crew deeper into trouble.
#7 - Ambrosia
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 6, 2017
With the clock ticking, Desna is scrambling to get out of her worst trouble yet. Determined, she goes searching for the truth with her crew right behind her, save for Jennifer, who is learning how to cope as a Dixie Mafia wife.
#8 - Vaginalologist
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 8, 2018
Desna continues to grow closer to Zlata, despite the crew's increasing concern as her relationship with Dr. Ruval intensifies; Dean gets an opportunity to showcase his talents; Uncle Daddy gets his mojo back.
#9 - Burn
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 22, 2018
Desna learns that vengeance comes at a high cost when she plots revenge on those who betrayed her; Jenn struggles to keep her feelings in check, leading her and Bryce to make a big decision that could change everything.
#10 - Escape
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 23, 2017
After the big nail competition, Desna may finally get out from Uncle Daddy's grasp. Jennifer struggles knowing Desna's dark secret, while Polly discovers her previously unknown maternal instincts. Meanwhile, Dean may have found his first feelings of romantic love and makes a discovery that threatens to destroy everyone he knows and loves.
#11 - Teatro
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 30, 2017
With a shocking revelation affecting the entire crew, Jennifer finds unexpected solace in her square-dancing instructor, Hank. Polly uses all of her powers of bad for good, for the first time.
#12 - Finna
Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 11, 2019
Just when the crew thought that they could boss up, fate takes a turn on Desna and Roller. As the walls close in on Desna's Queendom, she is forced to make a choice no one would have expected.
#13 - Batshit
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 9, 2017
Desna and Jennifer may be Dr. Ken's only hope, as Bryce wrongly accuses him of a heinous crime. Dean sees a disturbing billboard ad that hits too close to home, leaving Desna to cope with the dark aftermath. Meanwhile, Virginia and Desna are forced to go to Polly for help to rid the world of two horrible birds from Desna's past, with one well-aimed stone.
#14 - Zaddy Was a Rolling Stone
Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 7, 2019
Desna and Dean's world turns sideways when an unexpected relative appears from their past. Things take an even more unexpected twist when the Lovestones retaliate against Desna for getting in their way.
#15 - Self-Portrait
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 16, 2017
All of our girls go to their new fancy salon for the first time. They aren't met with the kindness of strangers. Desna and crew decide to compete in Florida's premiere nail design competition for a big cash prize. Feeling left out of the crew, Virginia does something shocking to get some of life's finer things. Jennifer finds out an agonizing secret of Desna's that may destroy their friendship forever.
#16 - Scream
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 1, 2018
In an attempt to cozy up to Ruval's mother, Desna puts together a spa day for her and a couple of young girls from his charity; Quiet Ann gets a surprise visit from her brother, who convinces her to attend a family dinner.
#17 - Crossroads
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 29, 2018
After a harrowing experience, Desna is offered a deal with Russian devil Zlata that's more intriguing than nail art on acrylics; Polly and Quiet Ann suffer betrayal by their boyfriends.
#18 - Boy, Bye
Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 30, 2019
After Desna discovers Mac and Melba have done something horrible to a loved one, she realizes just how far she is willing to go to save him.
#19 - Til Death
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 5, 2018
Polly gets an unexpected visit from her long-lost sister that sends her spinning out of control; Uncle Daddy and Roller join forces with their Dixie Mafia brethren and make a plan to take out the Russian and Haitian mafias for good.
#20 - Double Dutch
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 15, 2018
Faced with an agonizing dilemma, Desna and Dean take a road trip to seek guidance from a beloved childhood mentor; back in Palmetto, Jenn leans on Polly and Quiet Ann for help with a personal crisis; Virginia struggles to run the salon by herself.
#21 - Shook
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 10, 2018
Desna and the girls struggle to keep hope alive while still working under the thumb of the new Russian regime, spearheaded by Riva. Desna remains in the dark about her gangster/gyno boyfriend, Ruval. Virginia tells Dean that she's pregnant.
#22 - Muscle & Flow
Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 16, 2019
Desna and her crew start working at the casino and discover the Lovestones are involved in some illegal business with a very important person.
#23 - Welcome to the Pleasuredome
Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 23, 2019
After discovering Mac and Melba’s surprise gift in the salon, Desna and the crew go to their “fundraiser” to retrieve information to use against them.
#24 - Fly Like An Eagle
Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 14, 2019
After successfully leveraging what she knows about Governor Patel in an attempt to win her brother back, a victorious Desna returns to the casino, only to learn that Dean is more entranced under Mac and Melba's spell than she realized.
#25 - Cracker Casserole
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 17, 2018
Desna, now pinned under the stiletto-tipped nail of Riva's sister, Zlata, must come up with an idea to generate more customers for the clinic. Meanwhile, Quiet Ann helps Dean and Virginia get to a very important appointment, which leads to an unexpected moment of joy.