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 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

More of ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ in season two, and a bigger role for Bledel

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The next season of the Hulu drama will contain 13 episodes.

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There may be more ‘Downton Abbey’ to come

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A movie is likely to begin production next year, according to one published report.

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The Megyn Kelly we’ve seen so far isn’t ready for her close-up

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NBC is betting heavily on its new star, but there’s something stubbornly shallow about her presence.

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‘Prime Suspect’ prequel can’t escape Mirren’s shadow

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“Prime Suspect: Tennison” answers a question — What was Jane like as a young cop? — that no one was asking.