Matthew Gilbert

Gilbert has been the TV critic at the Globe since 1998. He has also written about TV for Slate, appeared on NPR, and been managing editor at the Boston Review.

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TV Critic’s Corner

A perfect response from Olivia de Havilland

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With a distinct lack of juiciness and maybe just a bit of a burn, the screen legend replied to the Hollywood Reporter’s questions about FX’s “Feud.”

TV critic’s corner

Aaron Hernandez docuseries is in the works

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Plus four other takeaways from the week in TV.


To binge or not to binge? It depends.

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Some shows are meant to be savored, and sometimes we just need to know what happens next.

TV Critic’s Corner

In new ad, it’s unclear what Mindy Kaling is selling. And it just might work

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In the ad, the actress encourages viewers to Google the phrase “that place where Coke tastes so good.”