‘The Killing’ Finale: AMC Admits to Mismanaging Expectations

It’s not exactly a mea culpa, but Joel Stillerman, AMC’s svp of original programming, production and digital content, admits the network mismanaged expectations about the controversial season finale of “The Killing.” “The major takeaway for us starts with the headline for everyone who’s frustrated – we hear you,” Stillerman said at the Television Critics Association […]

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AMC’s Original Programming Aims High

Joel Stillerman, who heads up original programming for AMC, won’t admit to it, but his network seems like it’s going after HBO’s mojo, or at least part of it, anyway. Not that HBO is hurting these days with hits like “True Blood” and the just-premiered “Hung,” which just hung the pay cable channel’s biggest premiere […]

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