Archive for December 2014

Jon Hamm Talks to NY Times; EW Excited for Mad Men Finale

mm506-don-325.jpgThis week, Jon Hamm talks to The New York Times, while Entertainment Weekly and Newsday are excited for Mad Men‘s finale. Plus, an ad agency chief tells CBS that Mad Men drew people to work in advertising. Read … Read the rest

‘Tis the Season – It’s All About Parties on This Sunday’s Encores


The holidays are here and you can look forward to a special gift from AMC: a new round of Mad Men encores that feature celebrations. Get started with Don and Betty at the Stork Club for Jimmy Barett‘s party in … Read the rest

Jon Hamm Chats With Jonathan Ross, Wins People‘s TV Performance of the Year Award

mad-men-episode-706-don-hamm-peggy-moss-2-325This week, Jon Hamm chats with Jonathan Ross about Mad Men‘s ending, while People awards Hamm the TV Performance of the Year. Plus, Time picks Season 7, Episode 6, “The Strategy” as the best TV episode of 2014. Read … Read the rest

This Sunday’s Encores Offer Plenty of Awkward Moments for the Sterling Cooper Gang


During this weekend’s Mad Men encores, look forward to a slew of high-stakes character moments — some entertaining and some downright cringe-worthy. The episodes kick off with Sterling Cooper in the hot seat when celebrity comic Jimmy Barrett compares a client’s wife … Read the rest

Give the Gift of Mad Men This Holiday Season


Not everyone has a secretary to buy their Christmas gifts. So if the holiday stress is getting to you, let the Mad Men Holiday Gift Guide simplify things. Give the perfect present to the diehard fan in your life or … Read the rest

It’s All About Secrets During This Sunday’s Round of Mad Men Encores


The glamor and sheen of Mad Men has always obscured secrets hiding under the surface. When this weekend’s encores resume Sunday morning, some of the show’s juiciest ones will be revealed: Pete discovers Don’s true identity and threatens blackmail (Season 1, … Read the rest

Mad Men Honored With WGA Nods, Named to AFI Top TV List

Joan Harris (Christina Hendricks), Jim Cutler (Harry Hamlin), and Bert Cooper (Robert Morse) on Mad MenThis week, Mad Men receives two Writers Guild of America nominations and is named to the American Film Institute’s top TV list for the seventh year in a row. Plus, the show is included on several other year-end best lists. … Read the rest

Mad Men Nabs Two Writers Guild of America Nominations

MM-702-Don-Hamm-Sally-Shiipka-325The Writers Guild of America has announced the TV nominees for the 2015 Writer’s Guild Awards and Mad Men was honored with a nomination in the Drama Series category as well as the Episodic Drama category.

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Revisit Some of the Best Lines, Quips and Words of Wisdom From Season 1 This Sunday


Mad Men encores resume this Sunday, December 7 at 6AM/5c and this weekend’s episodes feature some of the best quips and one-liners from the first season. After Joan lends Peggy an outfit, Ken chimes in with his opinion: “They call a girl like her … Read the rest

Matthew Weiner Nominated for Outstanding Producer Award; January Jones Books TV Role

ep-5-betty-325.jpgThis week, Matthew Weiner is nominated for an outstanding producer award, while January Jones books a new TV role. Plus, The Washington Post is thankful for Teyonah Parris. Read on for more:

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Matthew Weiner Wins International Emmy; Jon Hamm Will Return to Parks and Recreation

mm513-don-325.jpgThis week, Matthew Weiner wins an International Emmy Award, while Jon Hamm is returning to NBC’s Parks and Recreation. Plus, Bustle tells viewers how to bide the time before the final episodes. Read on for more:

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Remember “Basket of Kisses”? Revisit Peggy’s First Big Idea During This Sunday’s Encores


Binge on something other than Thanksgiving leftovers this weekend when Mad Men encores resume this Sunday at 6AM/5c. This weekend’s trio of episodes feature some of Mad Men‘s classic scenes: Peggy gets her start as a creative when she delivers her … Read the rest