Matthew Gilbert

Gilbert has been the TV critic at the Globe since 1998. He has also written about TV for Slate, appeared on NPR, and been managing editor at the Boston Review.

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TV Critic’s corner

Can Gaga pull off a Bowie tribute?

By , Globe Staff

Let’s see if she does the job justice, or if she delivers overblown cover versions that are just a little too belted out and dramatic.

The Ticket: TV


The Grammy Awards on Monday night and the return of “Broad City” Wednesday night highlight the week in television.


There’s no end to shows that have stayed too long

By , Globe Staff

Only a few series seem to correctly sense when it’s time to get out, and way too many that don’t.

TV Critic’s Corner

Sat., Feb 13

By , Globe Staff

In Hallmark’s “Valentine Ever After,” two women from the city go on vacation to a Wyoming dude ranch.