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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A plug for ‘The Leftovers’ leaves little to the imagination

By , Globe Staff

If Emmy voters give the series a nod, its producer promises that star Justin Theroux will reveal all.

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Doctor, no! A therapist’s boundary issues make ‘Gypsy’ a compelling drama.

By , Globe Staff

Is this “In Treatment,” or is this “Dressed to Kill”?

TV Critic’s Corner

As Trump, Alec Baldwin is going to keep making an impression

By , Globe Staff

The actor says he’s not ready to retire the act just yet.

TV Critic’s Corner

‘In Cold Blood’ revisited and reconsidered

By , Globe Staff

We’re about to get two new takes on Truman Capote’s account of the Kansas murders.