TV Critic

Matthew Gilbert

Matthew Gilbert is the TV critic at the Boston Globe. Before that, he covered books and movies for the Globe, as well as celebrity and author interviews. He has written for Slate and and was the managing editor of the Boston Review. His book “Off the Leash: A Year at the Dog Park” was published by St. Martin’s Press in 2014.

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Some series worth catching up with

By , Globe staff

There are no exciting new shows this week.


This week in TV: Hate-watching awards shows, more ‘Das Boot,’ and where to find the good stuff

By , Globe Staff

Globe TV critic Matthew Gilbert’s guide to the week in watching.

TV Critic’s Corner

Lena Dunham joins HBO’s drama ‘Industry’

By , Globe staff

Dunham is joining the series as an executive producer and director.

Buzzsaw | Matthew Gilbert

The eyes have it in ‘Fleabag’

By , Globe Staff

I’m thanking my lucky stars for Phoebe Waller-Bridge these days. She has delivered some of the best-written television of the past three years.