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 Esquire.com 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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TV Critic’s Corner

Shameful dearth of TV awards for ‘Shameless’

By , Globe Staff

The TV award-o-sphere continues to fail this Showtime series and its remarkable cast.

TV Critic’s Corner

Darren Criss revives a monster in ‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story’

By , Globe Staff

As Andrew Cunanan, the actor is surprisingly good — surprising, if you only know him from “Glee.”

TV Critic’s Corner

Joel McHale to debut Netflix talk show next month

By , Globe Staff

On his new weekly show, the longtime host of E!’s “The Soup” will take on events in pop culture and will include celebrity guests and sketches.

TV Critic’s Corner

Michael Wolff’s ‘Fire and Fury’ ticketed for TV

By , Globe Staff

The author has sold the rights to a company that intends to adapt it into a series, not a movie.