Matt Roush

Matt Roush

Matt Roush's fondest professional memory is moderating a sold-out cast reunion of Buffy the Vampire Slayer at PaleyFest in Hollywood. Among his many TV appearances, recent favorites include playing Guest Programmer for Turner Classic Movies, and being a panelist on SundanceTV's The Approval Matrix. As a nationally respected television journalist, he has served on the jury for the American Film Institute's annual AFI Awards for more than a decade, selecting the best TV shows of the year. He has also served on the nominating committee for the Broadcast Television Journalists Association's Critic' Choice Awards. He was USAToday's television critic and columnist and he is currently TV Guide Magazine's Senior Critic. (PLUS: To get Matt's top TV picks in your inbox every Thursday, sign up for our What's Worth Watching e-mail newsletter.)

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Worth Watching: Oprah and the Ex-Royals, Daryl’s ‘Walking Dead’ Backstory, ‘Good Girls’ Are Back, ‘Pennyworth’ Returns

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Ask Matt: Is ‘Clarice’ Star Rebecca Breeds Taking a Page From Jodie Foster’s Book?

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Worth Watching: ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ & ‘WandaVision’ Finale on Disney+, ‘Coming 2 America,’ ‘Wynonna’s Last Stand

Mom CBS Allison Janney Jaime Pressly

Worth Watching: Paramount+ Arrives, ‘Superstore’ Cleans Up, a Valentine for ‘Mom,’ Fallout for ‘Clarice’

Moxie Amy Poehler Netflix

Worth Watching: ‘Alien’s New Doctor, ‘Moxie’ and Mormon Murders on Netflix, Jason’s Return on ‘SEAL Team’

Grey's Anatomy Ellen Pompeo

Ask Matt: Will the Future of ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Be Decided Sooner Rather Than Later?

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Worth Watching: ‘New Amsterdam’ Returns, an Oscar Winner Joins ‘Prodigal Son,’ ABC’s ‘Soul of a Nation’

Debris Jonathan M Tucker

Worth Watching: ‘Debris’ and a ‘Voice’ Milestone on NBC, Remembering RBG & Notorious B.I.G., a Solo ‘Snowpiercer’ Adventure

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Worth Watching: Golden Globes, ‘Walking Dead’ Returns, Love and ‘The Great North,’ Lifetime’s ‘Girl in the Basement’

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Ask Matt: Why Is CBS Shutting the Door on ‘NCIS: New Orleans’?

Billie Eilish Apple TV+

Worth Watching: Billie Holiday (Played by Andra Day) and Billie Eilish (as Herself), ‘Tom & Jerry,’ and Baby Shark for Kids

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Worth Watching: A Test for ‘Clarice,’ ‘Punky Brewster’ Revival, ‘Mr. Mayor’ Finale, A ‘Unicorn’ Memorial

For Life Season 2 Indira Varma Nicholas Pinnock

Worth Watching: ‘Snowfall’ Returns, ‘Nova’ Goes to Mars, ‘For Life’ Finale, Next Gen ‘Design Star’

Mom Allison Janney Kristen Johnston

Ask Matt: ‘Is There Any Chance That ‘Mom’ Will Get a Last-Minute Reprieve?’

This Is Us Season 5 Chris Sullivan Chrissy Metz

Worth Watching: ‘Tool Time’ Reunion on ‘Assembly Required,’ Riding With ‘This Is Us,’ ‘Superman & Lois’

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Review

Roush Review: ‘Superman & Lois’ Caught in a Parent Trap

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Worth Watching: A Hospital Hacker on ‘Good Doctor,’ When TV Had ‘Soul,’ Family Ties on ‘Neighborhood’

Mr Soul
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Clips From the Exhilarating ‘Mr. Soul!’ Documentary Honor Ellis Haizlip

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Worth Watching: ‘Allen v. Farrow,’ ‘Creatures’ Christmas Comfort, ‘Bridgerton’ on ‘SNL,’ Beware the Murder Hornets

Woody Allen
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Roush Review: Revisiting a Celebrity Scandal in ‘Allen v. Farrow’

The Bachelor Matt James Chris Harrison

Ask Matt: ‘Bachelor’ and ‘Buffy’ Scandals, ‘American Housewife,’ ‘Good Doctor’ & More