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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‘Transparent’ is transcendent

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Perhaps not since “Six Feet Under” has there been such a richly detailed, emotionally honest portrait of adult children and their parents on TV.

Critic’s corner: What’s on TV Monday night

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Matthew Gilbert on what to watch, including “Jane the Virgin” on The CW.

Critic’s picks: Television

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Matthew Gilbert’s TV guide for the upcoming week.

Critic’s corner: What’s on TV this weekend

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Here’s the penultimate episode of “Boardwalk Empire,” before the big series finale on Oct. 26.