Tag Archives: Matthew Weiner

January Jones opens up about her new son

HollywoodNews.com: January Jones gave birth to her first child last September, and while she’s been pretty quiet about it all, she is now ready to talk about the new little man in her life. Jones recently opened up about how hard it has been to be a single mom but also[...]

“Mad Men” strikes new deal with AMC for more seasons

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: After weeks of behind-the-scenes negotiating (and a few publicized slings), the hit cable drama “Mad Men” will return to the airwaves for at least two more seasons (and an option for a third). “That’s how long the show is,” series creator Matthew Weiner said to the NY Times.[...]

Is “Mad Men” coming back?

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: It’s March 1st, do you know when “Mad Men” is coming back? No? Neither does anyone else. As of this weekend there has been no movement in the negotiations between Lions Gate, AMC, and show creator Matthew Weiner. Over the weekend, I ran into Jon Hamm,[...]

What Happened to Rose McGowan?

HollywoodNews.com: Exclusive: from the red carpet at the Writers Guild of America West awards in Hollywood…with reporting from Leah Sydney… “Boardwalk Empire” just won the WGA for Best TV Drama, beating “Mad Men.” AMC has collapsed as far as awards season goes. What happened here? More: One of our favorite “Charmed”[...]

2010 Primetime Emmy Awards Complete Winner List

HollywoodNews.com: The 62nd Annual Primetime Emmys featured some wins from a handful of newcomers, as well as some repeat wins from previous years. As “Mad Men” took home the award for Best Drama Series and “Modern Family” took home the Emmy for Best Comedy Series, these shows aren’t the only[...]

Mad Men creator wants his on screen women to “have curves” and “not work out”

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Mad Men’ star January Jones has revealed that the show’s creator prefers that the female cast don’t work out. The 32-year-old actress, who plays housewife Betty Draper in the show, said the series’ creator Matthew Weiner likes the women in the show to avoid exercise, so that they[...]

Writers Guild of America announces final candidates for Board of Directors

HollywoodNews.com: The Writers Guild of America, West has announced the final slate of candidates for the 2010 WGAW Board of Directors election. There are 18 candidates nominated to run for eight open seats on the WGAW’s Board of Directors, as follows: Robin Schiff, David Shore, David A. Goodman (inc.), Cheryl Heuton,[...]

‘Mad Men’ could be renewed through six seasons

HollywoodNews.com: AMC and Lionsgate’s Emmy-winning series “Mad Men” is expected to get renewed through a sixth season and beyond. The fourth season premieres this Sunday, July 25. The show’s creator Matthew Weiner has a deal that runs out at the end of the upcoming season. Lionsgate, the show’s producer, has 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[...]

Writers Guild of America announces 2010 Board of Directors candidates

HollywoodNews.com: The Writers Guild of America, West’s Nominating Committee has announced its initial list of candidates for the 2010 Board of Directors election. There are 18 candidates nominated to run for eight open seats on the WGAW’s Board of Directors, as follows: Robin Schiff, David Shore, David A. Goodman (inc.), Cheryl[...]