via press release:
AMC Dominates iTunes “Best of 2013” TV Charts with Breaking Bad, The Walking Dead and Mad Men Among the Top Five Most Popular Series
Breaking Bad Receives Editors’ Pick As Best Show of the Year
NEW YORK – December 17, 2013 – AMC today announced that three of its popular and critically-acclaimed TV series were among the top five most downloaded on iTunes in 2013. Breaking Bad is celebrated as this year’s most-downloaded television series on iTunes and also received an Editors’ Pick as the ‘Best Show of the Year.’ The Walking Dead and Mad Men hold the # 3 and #5 spots, respectively, demonstrating the broad appeal of AMC programming.
“We’re proud to have three of the top five shows on iTunes for the year, and are truly grateful to the fans who continue to seek out our programming,” said Charlie Collier, AMC president.
Breaking Bad, The Walking Dead and Mad Men are available to download for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Apple TV at http://iTunes.com/BestOf2013TV.
AMC is also planning to run every episode of Breaking Bad across all five seasons – through to the recent series finale – and every episode of The Walking Dead in an AMC marathon starting December 27 and ending on January 2.
Whether commemorating favorite films from every genre and decade or creating acclaimed original programming, AMC brings to its audience something deeper, something richer, Something More. The network reigns as the only cable network in history ever to win the Emmy® Award for Outstanding Drama Series four years in a row, and five out of the last six, and boasts the most-watched drama series in basic cable history with The Walking Dead. AMC’s original drama series include Mad Men, Breaking Bad and Hell on Wheels. The network will premiere two new drama series, Halt and Catch Fire and Turn, in 2014. AMC also explores authentic worlds with bold characters through its slate of unscripted original series including Talking Dead, Comic Book Men, Small Town Security and Freakshow. AMC is owned and operated by AMC Networks Inc. and its sister networks include IFC, Sundance Channel, and WE tv. AMC is available across all platforms, including on-air, online, on demand and mobile. AMC: Something More.