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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This week in watching: Apple streaming, the drama of the ‘SNL’ cast, bye-bye ‘Broad City’

By , Globe Staff

Globe critic Matthew Gilbert’s guide to what’s on television.

TV Critic’s Corner

HBO to revisit ‘Perry Mason’ in new limited series

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It’s going to be directed by “Sopranos” veteran Tim Van Patten, it’s going to be set in 1932, and it’s going to star Matthew Rhys.

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Everything we know about the final season of ‘Game of Thrones’

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The wall of secrecy surrounding the show has tiny cracks.

TV Critic’s Corner

‘GoT’ star recalls her battles with aneurysms

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Emilia Clarke was 24 when she collapsed during a workout.