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

By , Globe Staff

Tracking the ups and downs of “Homeland” is a hobby for some of us who’ve watched the drama go from great to awful to, last season, creatively renewed.


‘Red Oaks’: Likable and unambitious

By , Globe Staff

Amazon releases a 1985-set coming-of-age comedy series with hints of “Caddyshack,” “Dirty Dancing,” and a few John Hughes movies.

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‘Last Kingdom’: England is coming

By , Globe Staff

“The Last Kingdom,” BBC America’s enjoyable new epic drama, will be compared to HBO “Game of Thrones.”

John Boehner to appear on ‘Jimmy Fallon’ tonight

By , Globe Staff

What will Boehner have to say about Kevin McCarthy’s sudden change of heart?