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

HBO’s ‘True Detective’ will head to the Ozarks

By , Globe Staff

In season 3, Carmen Ejogo will star as an Arkansas schoolteacher with a link to two missing children in 1980.

Television Review

‘She’s Gotta Have It’ still has it

By , Globe Staff

Spike Lee has adapted his breakthrough film into a 10-episode Netflix series.

TV Critic’s Corner

Mark Burnett’s ‘Messiah’ poses the ultimate what-if

By , Globe Staff

The producer’s scripted series for Netflix is about the modern world’s response to a man who claims to be the Messiah.

TV Critic’s Corner

Clooney signs on to a ‘Catch-22’ miniseries

By , Globe Staff

The actor will star in and direct the six-episode TV series.