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 USA Today'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.)

Emmys 2020 Review

Critic's Notebook: The Emmys Not Even Remote-ly Entertaining

Filthy Rich Fox

Worth Watching: Fox Gets 'Filthy,' Networks Pick Up 'Finest' and 'Manhunt,' New Seasons for Ellen, Kelly Clarkson & More in Daytime

the emmys 2020

Worth Watching: The Emmys, '60 Minutes' Premiere, 'Lovecraft's New Country (S. Korea), 'Love Fraud' Finale

Dancing With the Stars

Ask Matt: Reactions to the New 'Dancing,' RIP 'Stumptown,' 'Lovecraft,' 'Jeopardy!' & More

Ratched Sarah Paulson Netflix

Worth Watching: An Animated 'Jurassic' Adventure, An Insane 'Ratched,' Larry Wilmore Keeping it Real

Star Trek Lower Decks CBS All Access

Worth Watching: Dog Days on 'Lower Decks,' Throwing Pottery on HBO Max, 'The Bradshaw Bunch,' a Mysterious 'Departure'

Watchmen Regina Ling Louis Gossett Jr Hollywood Jim Parsons Mrs America Cate Blanchett

2020 Emmy Predictions: Matt Roush's Picks for Limited Series & Movies

Sarah Paulson Mildred Ratched Season 1 Episode 7

Roush Review: 'Ratched' Feathers Its Cuckoo's Nest With Lurid Nonsense

Archer Season 11

Worth Watching: Country Music Honors Its Own in Nashville, 'Archer' Wakes Up, Remembering Challenger, Saving Notre Dame


Roush Review: 'Archer' Awakens to a Zany 11th Season

Emmys Comedy predictions

2020 Emmy Predictions: Matt Roush's Picks for Comedy

the 100 eliza taylor clarke

Ask Matt: Death on 'The 100,' 'Transplant,' 'Hot Bench' and Syndication Shuffles & More

own spotlight: they call me dad

Worth Watching: The Best of Cher on DVD, 'Frontline' on Police Reform, OWN Celebrates Black Fatherhood

Succession HTGAWM Cicely Tyson Laura Linney Ozark

2020 Emmy Predictions: Matt Roush's Picks for Drama

We Are Who We Are HBO Jordan Kristine Seamon Jack Dylan Grazer

Roush Review: Teens Adrift in HBO's Sensitive 'We Are Who We Are'

The drew barrymore show

Worth Watching: 'Jeopardy' and 'Wheel' Return, 'Dancing' Is Back (But Not Tom & Erin), Drew Barrymore's New Talker

Coastal Elites Issa Rae HBO

Worth Watching: All-Star 'Coastal Elites,' 'Van der Valk' Mysteries, Bob Woodward on '60 Minutes'

Van Der Valk Rijksmuseum

Roush Review: 'Van der Valk' Is a Dutch Treat of Edgy Mystery