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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With ‘The Americans,’ dour doesn’t mean disappointing

By , Globe Staff

The season reflects the exhaustion of its main characters and the deep anxiety that goes along with Cold War espionage.


Everything you need to know about fall TV

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Here’s the networks’ complete primetime schedules, featuring all of the season’s new arrivals.


A guide to the summer’s most promising shows

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What you should watch this summer, including the reboot of “Twin Peaks,” “I’m Dying Up Here,” and the return of “Game of Thrones.”


Bobby Moynihan, Jessica Pare, and Jeremy Piven star in CBS series this fall

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The network fall preview continues with a look at CBS’s primetime schedule.