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

Disney tees up series for its streaming service

By , Globe Staff

Disney+ is set to launch on Nov. 12.

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The week in watching: Disney’s streaming plans, Beychella, and Iron Throne selfies in Boston

By , Globe Staff

Globe critic Matthew Gilbert’s guide to the week in television.

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What makes ‘Game of Thrones’ so great

By , Globe Staff

A genre show, of all things, with fire-breathing dragons and sub-zero zombies, has won our game of Peak TV.

TV Critic’s Corner

Gyllenhaal is bringing Shteyngart novel to HBO

By , Globe staff

The actor will star in and executive produce the limited series.