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

For Fallon, political pressure of a different sort

By , Globe Staff

The “Tonight Show” host addresses whether his rivals’ success will cause him to change his approach.

TV Critic’s Corner

Rivers and Rhimes among this year’s Hall of Fame inductees

By , Globe Staff

The Television Academy’s inductees also include the original Not Ready for Prime Time Players.

TV Critic’s Corner

On WGBH World: Mark Twain, cub reporter

By , Globe Staff

A documentary about his trip to the Holy Land as a young journalist is being broadcast Monday night.

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Kirkman in ABC project ‘Mighty Quinn’

By , Globe Staff

Local native Jen Kirkman is coming to the scripted TV comedy world. ABC has just put her project, “The Mighty Quinn,” into development.