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

One more reason to love Tiffany Haddish

By , Globe Staff

If you’ve been a fan since she broke through in “Girls Trip,” check her out in the extremely likable TBS comedy “The Last O.G.”

TV Critic’s Corner

Food competition goes to pot with ‘Cooking on High’

By , Globe Staff

The series, which comes to Netflix on Friday, features chefs preparing food made with marijuana oils and butters.

TV Critic’s Corner

Seth MacFarlane ‘embarrassed’ to work for Fox

By , Globe Staff

On Twitter, a network executive had a pointed response for the “Family Guy” guy.

TV Critic’s Corner

Her reality should be TV, not the White House

By , Globe staff

I really don’t ever want to hear another highly commercialized reality star talk — even tentatively — about parlaying silly TV fame into political clout.