To keep your Mad Men mojo working, a recap/teaser featuring Matthew Weiner and Jon Hamm.
…and in this one, Matthew Weiner allows us to see Jessica Pare and Rich Sommer in Season 6 gear, so proceed at your own risk:
…but wait… there’s more! AMC also dropped mad, mad, mad promo photos.
January Jones says there will be more of Betty in Season 6, presumably not meaning Betty is getting larger.
Jared Harris has joined the 3D action-adventure film Pompeii.
The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman visits Conan O’Brien, which includes a discussion of why there aren’t zombie animals in the series.
David Morrissey talks about The Governor… and Elvis.
Lauren Cohan (Maggie) talks about her big make-out scene with Glenn in Episode 13 and her philosophy on love in the apocalypse.
Danai Gurira discusses Michonne’s evolution.
Clemson University professor Sarah Lauro reports the current zombie mania isn’t a random fad, but part of a historical trend that mirrors a level of cultural dissatisfaction and economic upheaval.
TV Guide has your weekly Downton Abbey spoiler. And if you want to avoid that, you probably also want to avoid this interview with Siobhan Finneran. And you definitely want to avoid this piece in the Christian Science Monitor, although it reports Season 4 will be airing in America on Jan. 5, 2014.
Basket of News is compiled by Deborah and Karl — and Basketcases contributing in the sidebar.