AMC Sets Killing/Men Dates, Expands Dead

With the TCA’s winter press tour last week, news is still trickling out from the various panels and interviews that took place.

First up, as previously revealed by Jon Hamm and now confirmed by AMC, “Mad Men” will kick off its fifth season on Sunday March 25th with a two-hour premiere.

A week later on Sunday April 1st, the same day HBO brings back “Game of Thrones” for its second season, sees the return of “The Killing” with a double episode. AMC’s programming VP Joel Stillerman says Rosie Larsen’s killer will be revealed in the Season 2 finale.

Finally “The Walking Dead”, which begins airing the second half of its second season starting February 12th, has had its episode order expanded by another three – bringing the third season to a total of 16 episodes.