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

Strong lineup returns on FX in coming months

By , Globe Staff

First of all, the excellent “Better Things,” Pamela Adlon’s heartfelt look at single motherhood and raising daughters, will be back for season 4 on March 5.

TV Critic’s Corner

‘Schitt’s Creek’ returns and it’s easy to catch up

By , Globe Staff

It’s a collection of talented comics doing their “Green Acres” shtick and killing it.

TV Critic’s Corner

New year will bring new experience for Al Pacino

By , Globe Staff

“Hunters,” about a group of New York-based Nazi hunters who learn that hundreds of high-ranking Nazis are living in the US under assumed identities, will be the actor’s first foray into episodic TV.

TV Critic’s Corner

Returning series to look for in the new year

By , Globe Staff

Shows heading back our way during the next two months.