Matthew Weiner on ‘Mad Men’s Fifth Season: ‘I Am Not Back At Work’

At Saturday night’s Producer Guild Awards, “Mad Men“‘s Emmy-winning creator Matthew Weiner expressed his frustration with his show’s network (AMC) and producer (Lionsgate) to come to an agreement that would allow him to start writing the show’s fifth season. Weiner doesn’t even have a contract himself yet, and until all the parties wrap up negotiations […]

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‘Mad Men’ – Still Asking Just Who is Don Draper?

First the New York Times asked the question. Then ABC News’ Diane Sawyer…and now us, “Who is Don Draper?” This question is both philosophic and pointed, and it’s one that fans of ‘Mad Men’ will see answered starting with the premiere of this widely-acclaimed series’ fourth season this Sunday on AMC. Comcast Subscribers: Click here […]

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‘Mad Men’ Star Let Go, GLAAD Angry

Sterling Cooper has laid off one of its popular staff members, and the The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) is quite upset about the decision–not to mention fans. ‘Mad Men‘s Bryan Batt won’t be returning to the award-winning drama for its fourth season, it’s been confirmed. Batt, who is openly gay, played Salvatore […]

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Is ‘Mad Men’ Too Good?

Of the few shows considered Elite TV, ‘Mad Men‘ is at the top of its game. It’s a thoroughbred: elegant, sleek, smart and always looks like a winner. The critically–and pop-culturally–acclaimed series, which kicks off a third season on Sunday, scored a field best 16 Emmy nominations this year. The ‘Mad’ genius behind the show, […]

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