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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TV Critic’s Corner

The Dunder Mifflin gang returns (in reruns)

By , Globe Staff

Comedy Central will start airing “The Office” next month, beginning with a daylong marathon on Jan. 15.

Television Review

Errol Morris’s riveting ‘Wormwood’ probes the cost of pursuing an elusive truth

By , Globe Staff

The Netflix miniseries centers on the mysterious death of a CIA scientist and his son’s lifelong quest for answers.

TV Critic’s Corner

NBC will shift Emmy broadcast to a Monday

By , Globe Staff

The always lengthy telecast is set for Sept. 17, with a not-yet-determined host.


Dancing around a ‘Crown’ cast change

By , Globe Staff

Asked by Seth Meyers who would replace him, Matt Smith said, “Well, I don’t know — I maybe know. I don’t know if I know. I’m not meant to know, but I maybe know.”