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Jon Hamm Directs Mad Men Episode 3

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: “Mad Men” is coming. There are no spoilers, no official clues. For the Los Angeles premiere, people are being sworn on their deceased relatives’ graves not to say a word about what they’re shown. No one knows if there’s a New York premiere or even screening DVDs.[...]

Jon Hamm joining Cross, Arnett in “Todd Margaret”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: There’s so much more to Jon Hamm than just Don Draper, as anyone who has seen him on “30 Rock,” “Saturday Night Live” and on screen in Kristen Wiig’s “Bridesmaids” can attest. Now it appears Hamm will find another outlet for his comedy. Hamm plans to guest[...]

“Mad Men,” “True Blood” on key contract extensions

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Good news for supporters of quality television. Two programs routinely cranking out solid episodes either are negotiating for new season or have inked deals for future episodes. Let’s start with the done deal. Jon Hamm has signed a three-year deal to stay with “Mad Men,” meaning that the[...]

Jane Lynch dressing as Mad Men character for Halloween

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Glee’ star Jane Lynch said she is planning on dressing as Mad Men’s Don Draper for Halloween. The actress, who plays Sue Sylvester in the musical TV series, said she wants to go as the ‘Mad Men’ character played by Jon Hamm during the holiday later this month.[...]

Jon Hamm of ‘Mad Men’ talks early LA living situation

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Mad Men’ star Jon Hamm said he didn’t have a classy lifestyle when he first moved to LA as he used to live in a room in an ex-soap star’s house. The 39-year-old actor is now best known for his role as ad executive Don Draper in the[...]

Mad Men Season 4 Opener: The Innocent Years Are Over

By Roger Friedman There’s no series premiere more anticipated than “Mad Men” on July 25th. Matthew Weiner’s series returns with a Season 4 opener that really made me grin from ear to ear. Fans of the show are going to love it. When we left Don Draper and friends, it was December[...]

“Mad Men” Secrets for Season 4: Security is Tight

By Roger Friedman hollywoodnews.com: Want to know what happens in season 4 of “Mad Men”? Even the cast is held to top, top secrecy. Apparently before every read-through of a script, the cast and crew are read a reminder that they are part of something lucrative and that their confidentiality is required. Consequently,[...]