Despite months of warning and 'Sons of Anarchy' creator Kurt Sutter's considerable outreach to justify the event's inclusion in season 6 premiere "Straw," the Parents Television Council continues to express its outrage over the inclusion of a school shooting, calling for a reform in cable subscribing policies. True to form as ever, Sutter has fired back through his own blog, calling the outrage "not very intuitive or intelligent."
Months ago, 'Sons of Anarchy' creator, writer, executive producer and occasional star Kurt Sutter warned press that season 6 premiere "Straw" contained the series' most shocking act of violence yet, a notion validated last night in which a school shooting provided an unforeseen climax to SAMCRO's violent dealings. Now, Sutter has stepped up to defend the scene's effect on the series, without sensationalizing the issue in the wrong light.
‘Sons of Anarchy’ season 6 roars out a premiere with its first episode of the year “Straw,” as Jax works to take SAMCRO in a more legitimate direction, while Tara and Clay struggle behind bars, and an unexpected calamity threatens to bring even more madness and death on the club's shoulders..
Last year’s ‘Sons of Anarchy’ finale “J'ai Obtenu Cette” saw Jax preparing to hand Tig over to Damon Pope (Harold Perrineau), while Nero fought to reclaim his old neighborhood, Clay found his Ireland trip interrupted, and Tara faced a deadly obstacle in her efforts to leave Charming behind. So, how does “Straw” open up the season? Does ‘Sons of Anarchy’ season 6′s premiere mark the beginning of the end for SAMCRO?
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Several months ago we heard from 'Sons of Anarchy' creator Kurt Sutter himself that he'd been kicking around the idea of an online post-show wrapup in the vein of 'Talking Dead' and 'Talking Bad,' and it seems SAMCRO will indeed have another home this fall. FX has announced 'Anarchy Afterword' to debut with 'Sons of Anarchy' season 6, but how closely will it follow the known format?
FX biker drama 'Sons of Anarchy' has long courted both headlines and controversy with its frank depictions of violence, but upcoming season 6 premiere "Straw" may prove the most debated yet. Showrunner Kurt Sutter recently addressed a violent twist featured in the upcoming September 10 debut that will no doubt make headlines, while updating fans on the series' longevity and upcoming extended episodes.
Kurt Sutter's FX biker drama 'Sons of Anarchy' will ride into its sixth season this fall, with the expectation of a seventh that may well prove the final year for SAMCRO, but will the franchise end there? Speaking at the recent "Hit the Ground Showrunning" panel, Sutter offered up new thoughts on his long-gestating 'Sons of Anarchy' prequel project, which could well take the form of an additional FX series, or even a movie.
AMC's successful experiment in launching Chris Hardwick's 'Talking Dead' talk show after episodes of 'The Walking Dead' not only spawned the development of a 'Talking Bad' series for 'Breaking Bad,' but may have also inspired 'Sons of Anarchy' creator Kurt Sutter to develop his own companion talk show for the FX series as well. Sutter has a slightly different vision in mind however, so find out if 'Talking Sons' will crop up on FX inside!
'Sons of Anarchy's' Kurt Sutter has a rich history of casting stars from such series as 'Deadwood' and his old stomping grounds 'The Shield,' as today he added another big name to the list. Former 'Shield' star CCH Pounder will appear in the upcoming sixth season with an important new role to the boys of SAMCRO, but as whom? Find out what brings 'The Shield' to 'Sons of Anarchy' inside!
With 'Justified' due to wrap up its fourth season tonight, and 'The Americans' soon to complete its first year, it could be a while yet before we get the FX gunplay we so enjoy. Thankfully, we're just a few months from the 'Sons of Anarchy' season 6 premiere, which has huge threads of its own to tie off! Ron Perlman's Clay Morrow has long been a staple of the series' but will 'Sons of Anarchy' season 6 see the disgraced SAMCRO leader at his end? New intel on season 6 inside!
It may be awhile yet before SAMCRO rides for 'Sons of Anarchy' season 6, but thankfully series creator Kurt Sutter isn't afraid to speak freely now and again. The prolific FX showrunner was recently on hand for the FX Upfront, where he answered a number of questions about the acclaimed motorcycle drama's upcoming sixth season, including what makes Donal Logue's Lee Toric character different from any prior 'Sons of Anarchy' villain. Get the inside scoop on season 6 inside!