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

Tina Fey, Robert Carlock create comedy for Ted Danson

By , Globe Staff

On the still-untitled single-camera show, Danson will play a wealthy businessman who is unexpectedly elected mayor of Los Angeles.

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Scenes from 2019: Seven TV moments to relish

By , Globe Staff

Here are a few favorites from some standout series (oh, and the Oscars too).

TV Critic’s Corner

Chris Rock to star in new season of ‘Fargo’

By , Globe staff

The cast will also include Jason Schwartzman, Jack Huston, Ben Whishaw, and singer-songwriter Andrew Bird.

TV Critic’s Corner

Will anyone host this year’s Emmy Awards?

By , Globe staff

Emmy show producers Don Mischer and Ian Stewart told Deadline this week that no decision has been made about the hosting job this year, and no invitations to host have been made.