Pre-finale ‘Mad Men’ Marathon on AMC

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A five-day “Mad Men” marathon begins tomorrow on AMC at 6 p.m. CT with the series premiere episode, “Smoke Gets in Your Eyes.” The first six seasons will follow, leading up to the series finale on Sunday at 9 p.m.

AMC is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

AMC to Air “Better Call Saul” Marathon

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Need to catch up on “Better Call Saul”? AMC will air a marathon today, starting at 11:15 a.m. CT. The lineup will include every episode, leading up to the premiere of the season finale at 9 p.m. CT.

AMC is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Cable Nets to Debut Midseason Series

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Cable networks are preparing to premiere several new series this year. New programming will premiere on several networks, including Animal Planet, FXX and AMC.

Tomorrow, Animal Planet will debut “Alaska: Battle on the Bay” at 9 p.m. CT, which follows a team of fisherman as they take on a particularly challenging salmon season.

On Jan. 14, “Man Seeking Woman” will premiere on FXX at 9:30 p.m. CT, a comedy based on Simon Rich’s novel “The Last Girlfriend on Earth.”

The highly anticipated “Breaking Bad” prequel spinoff “Better Call Saul” will premiere on AMC on Feb. 8 at 9 p.m. CT. The new series will follow Saul Goodman in the days before he worked as Walter White’s lawyer.

View a complete list of new and returning cable programs premiering soon.

AMCFXX and Animal Planet are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic service.

TV.com Names Best Cable Shows of 2014

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Once again, cable brought some of the year’s most popular programming to viewers. Some feared 2014 might not offer the same quality of programming, with finales of popular shows “Breaking Bad” on AMC and “True Blood” on HBO. The lineup remains strong, however, with programs such as “Fargo” on FX and on “True Detective” on HBO pushing limits and beating expectations.

View TV.com’s Best of 2014: The New Cable Dramas for a complete list of this year’s top cable programs.

Cable Nets Shine at Primetime Emmys

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Cable networks once again fared well at the Primetime Emmy Awards. Of 27 major awards presented, 14 went to cable programs and individual actors on cable shows.

The AMC original series “Breaking Bad” led the way with six awards, rivaled by HBO’s “True Detective.” The drama series starring Matthew McConaughey won five Emmys.

FX’s “American Horror Story: Coven” captured four Emmys, including lead actress and supporting actress in a TV miniseries or movie. HBO’s “Game of Thrones” also won four awards.

AMC and FX are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

To order HBO or other premium cable channels, go to http://www.suddenlink.com/television/why/. Scroll to “Premium Entertainment,” and click “Find Offers.”

USA Today has a complete list of winners.

Cable Nets Showered With Emmy Nominations

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Cable networks once again dominated the Primetime Emmy Awards nominations. HBO remains the most nominated network, having earned 99 total nods. “Game of Thrones” led the way with 19 nominations. FX received 45 nods, including 18 for miniseries “Fargo.”

Additional cable programs receiving multiple nominations were “American Horror Story: Coven” on FX (17), “The Normal Heart” on HBO (16), “Breaking Bad” on AMC (16) and “True Detective” on HBO (12).

FX and AMC are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

To order HBO or other premium cable channels, go to http://www.suddenlink.com/television/why/. Scroll to “Premium Entertainment,” and click Find Offers.

Check here for a complete list of nominations.

‘Breaking Bad’ Actor Hints at Revival

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Breaking Bad” has ended, but lead actor Bryan Cranston recently hinted that his character might not be gone for good. During an interview with CNN, Cranston teased the idea that he may one day revive Walter White, as the character’s ultimate fate was never confirmed.

When pressed about a potential revival, Cranston said, “Never say never. Let’s just say that.”

AMC is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

AMC Will Send Fans to ‘Walking Dead’ Premiere

AMC is offering fans several chances to win a trip to Los Angeles for the season five premiere screening.

Each Sunday during “The Walking Dead,” two code words will be revealed during commercial breaks. At the end of each episode, The Walking Dead Fantasy Sweepstakes site will open, and remain open until 4:59 a.m. (CT) Monday, for fans to enter the code words.

Each week, one winner will be awarded a trip for two to L.A. for the new season’s red carpet premiere, where they’ll watch a screening with the show’s cast and crew. The prize also includes hotel, airfare, $250 in spending money, and a $500 prize pack from ShopTheWalkingDead.com. A new winner will be chosen every week throughout Season 4.

“The Walking Dead” can be seen on AMC Sundays at 8 p.m. CT. AMC is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

‘Walking Dead’ Marathon Precedes New Season

Beginning tonight, AMC is presenting a Zombie Apocalypse Week Marathon to celebrate the premiere of season four of “The Walking Dead” on Sunday, Oct. 13. See every episode of the three previous seasons, airing nightly in prime time.

AMC is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Pre-finale ‘Breaking Bad’ Marathon Starts Today

A five-day “Breaking Bad” marathon begins tonight on AMC at 7 p.m. CT, leading up to the series finale, Sunday at 8 p.m.  A one-hour special, “Talking Bad,” will follow the final episode.

During this time, AMC has planned several interactive opportunities for fans via social media. Full details and a complete episode schedule are available on the show’s website.

AMC is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.