Turmoil Surrounds the Future of ‘Mad Men’

AMC announced Tuesday that its award-winning drama “Mad Men” has been renewed for a fifth season, but that doesn’t mean everything is hunky dory. The new season will be delayed until 2012 for one thing. There’s also drama behind the scenes as series creator, executive producer and primary writer Matthew Weiner battles through some allegedly […]

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‘Mad Men’ Recap: Don Draper’s Deep Dive

There’s character development and then there’s ‘Mad Men.’ Do any characters on any other show get as thoroughly explored as the characters on this show? Sunday night’s episode – titled “The Summer Man,” the eighth episode of the ongoing fourth season – was a case in point. The episode was actually narrated (at least in […]

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‘Plain Jane’ Host Teases Nutty Finale, Names Emmys’ Best-Dressed Star

This Wednesday at 9/8c, The CW’s ‘Plain Jane’ “transformation”/dating series wraps up its summertime run, and host Louise Roe promises an installment that is “more action-packed than ever!” Fancast invited the Brit beauty to preview the season finale, share her take on Sunday’s Emmy fashions (including her pick for best-dressed), and reveal the gender-bending twists […]

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January Jones Joins ‘X-Men: First Class’

Here’s a strange twist in the news surrounding the quickly-burgeoning cast of Matthew Vaughn’s upcoming X-Men: First Class – January Jones of Mad Men has reportedly signed on to play the role of the beautiful and haughty Emma Frost, a telepath who can also make her skin as hard as diamonds. The possibility has to […]

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