Downton Abbey returned for its fifth-season debut Sunday on par with its premiere numbers a year ago.
Downton Abbey showrunner Julian Fellowes joined The Hollywood Reporter for a (spoiler-free) reflection on what he and his Downton team have accomplished over the season.
Mad Men ranked No. 4 on The Hollywood Reporter‘s best list of 2014.
Indiewire named Don and Peggy’s dance in “The Strategy” the Best TV Scene of 2014.
Forbes ranked Mad Men and The Walking Dead among last year’s top series.
The HuffPost‘s list of 2014’s pop culture highlights included the “continual quality of Mad Men,” The Walking Dead‘s “Bad-ass Carol” and “Tainted Meat,” and “The Breaking Bad Emmys sweep.”
AMC released The Walking Dead Season 5 midseason premier poster.
The New York Times calls Better Call Saul “probably the most anticipated new series of the winter,” and also puts Battle Creek on the list.
Holly Golightly’s brownstone is up for sale. (via Hollis)
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