Basket of News, December 25, 2015

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Dec 252015

Merry Christmas to all those who celebrate!

Teyonah Parris (Mad Men‘s Dawn) is set to star in a biopic of musician Miki Howard.

Jon Hamm stars in a Christmas episode of Black Mirror, which hits Netflix today. Grim. (Thanks, Polly Draper.)

Jon Hamm rumors abound. This article debunks a couple of them.

Alison Brie chats with Irish Times about her new movie, Mad Men, and Community. And from Polly Draper, Glamour also interviews Alison Brie.

From Mad Chick, a smart discussion of the Homeland season finale. Spoilers, but we allow that after an episode airs.

The National Post discusses the year in television, featuring Mad Men in its analysis of the anti-hero (from Polly Draper).

Lesli Linka Glatter discusses the emotional impact of the Homeland finale. Glatter also comments on women director’s in Hollywood.

Marie Claire interviews Christina Hendricks on beauty, presents, and life after Mad Men.

Mad Men costume designer Janie Bryant has signed with a new agency.

Emily Kinney (The Walking Dead, Masters of Sex) talks about her new album.

The Walking Dead is featured among the biggest cliffhangers of 2015. Don’t forget to check in with Polly’s updated List of Lists for all the 2015 year-end goodies.

Mad Men in the air! Enjoy these gorgeous vintage images of airline travel in the 1960s.

And the AV Club has a throw-down on the best version of Mad Men’s favorite carol, “Christmas Waltz”.


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