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.

Latest stories

Could Bernie Sanders, Larry David be dueling Bernies on ‘SNL’?

By , Globe Staff

The rumors are swirling, CNN is reporting it, and NBC isn’t denying: Sanders and David will appear together on “Saturday Night Live” this week.


In praise of almost-great TV shows

By , Globe Staff

Over the next few months, a number of really, really good series are returning, and they deserve some eager anticipation.

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

By , Globe Staff

“Manson’s Lost Girls” tells the story of Linda Kasabian and the other women who were members of Charles Manson’s cult.

The Ticket: Television

By , Globe Staff

The week’s TV highlights include “Puppy Bowl XII” and “The People v. O.J. Simpson.”