Don’t forget: Jon Hamm and John Slattery are among the celebs supporting the Adrienne Shelly Foundation in its 6th Annual eBay Celebrity Auction.
The Walking Dead is the first cable series in television history to reign as the biggest show of the Fall season among Adult 18-49 rating, beating all broadcast and cable entertainment series including The Voice, Modern Family, X Factor, Two and a Half Men, The Big Bang Theory and Grey’s Anatomy.
Reuters lists four things broadcast networks could learn from TWD.
TWD creator Robert Kirkman talks to Entertainment Weekly about the mid-season finale (non sequitur alert).
Norman Reedus talks Daryl with the L.A. Times.
A South African ad agency just released a new Walking Dead calendar full of sexy (?) zombies in bikinis to help promote the show overseas.
John Slattery will direct two episodes of Mad Men Season 6; Jon Hamm will also return to the director’s chair.
Jon Hamm and Christina Hendricks received nominations in the International Press Academy’s Satellite Awards.
Brazen Life has “5 Unexpected Workplace Lessons from Mad Men.”
Infographic: How Much Do The Mad Men Really Drink?
The Mad Men Economic Miracle: Slowly Dying?
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