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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

‘Difficult People’: Keen on mean

By , Globe Staff

The series, which stars comedians Julie Klausner and Billy Eichner as versions of themselves, is about two miserable wannabe comics in New York City.

TV Critic’s Corner

Here’s a vote for ‘West Wing’

By , Globe Staff

After one party convention, with another to come this week, you may need some uplift.

Buzzsaw

The best week of TV you could ever watch

By , Globe Staff

One TV critic’s ideal TV playlist, seven nights of classics.

TV Critic’s Corner

‘The Entertainer’ is quite entertaining

By , Globe Staff

Laurence Olivier is phenomenal in “The Entertainer,” a 1960 adaptation of John Osborne’s play.