Tony Soprano is the original anti-hero. Seeing his conflicted persona in The Sopranos paved the way for the creation of other complicated figures like Breaking Bad‘s Walter White and Don Draper in Mad Men. While The Sopranos followed Tony as he went through therapy, those who watched the show will know that the character never really overcame his […]
Visitors to the Lionsgate Entertainment City at the Estación Príncipe Pío in Madrid will be invited to explore the world of The Hunger Games, become a member of The Divergent Series‘ Dauntless and make like Don Draper in a Mad Men-inspired restaurant and lounge. Show More Summary
A hidden secret during the week of the Super Bowl. Once in a great while, a realization jolts you to your core. The truth behind Santa Claus. Subliminal advertising. Dr. Pepper is actually prune soda. Today we delve into the Super Bowl’s...Show More Summary
Remember when Don Draper's had his epiphany at the meditation retreat? It inspired him to dream up a famous commercial, but it could easily have led to something like KFC's "Comfort Zone," a hallucinogenic new campaign by Wieden + Kennedy that suggests--by playing around with the tropes of meditation--that KFC's Pot Pie is just the...
Post by Jenny Erikson. January Jones, will you accept this rose? According to reports, former Bachelor star Nick Viall is dating Don Draper's ex. Well, at least he's seeing the Mad Men star, who played Betty Draper on the popular AMC drama.
On The New Yorker Radio Hour, Jerry Seinfeld runs down the anatomy of a joke, Tracee Ellis Ross pushes back on “lady chores,” and Jon Hamm mocks Don Draper.
A former Mad Men star is about to become a very witchy young woman on Netflix. The streaming service has cast Kiernan Shipka, best known as Don Draper's moody daughter Sally on the Emmy-winning AMC drama, in the lead role of its new series based on Sabrina the Teenage Witch.
Don Draper turned it into an art form, but, for the rest of us, pitching can be a terrifying prospect. An ad man, a Dragons’ Den investor and a TV producer give their top tips A pitch is often all there is between an individual and their film getting made or their business receiving funding. Show More Summary
The ‘Late Show’ host took on Trump's “eldest son and clone of Don Draper with the gaps filled in by frog DNA” Wednesday night.
Although Jon Hamm has enjoyed a variety of acting roles, fashion can’t get over its fascination with Mad Men. Hamm’s iconic portrayal of Don Draper makes the actor a shoe-in for campaigns. Hamm snags a new advertisement with Emidio Tucci. The El Corte Ingles brand enlists the American actor for a stylish outing. Hamm embraces... [Read More]
To tackle their biggest jobs, the cofounders of Joan embrace roughness, naivety, and curiosity. In the advertising world, creatives are known for going into their caves for weeks or even months to dream up big eureka-style presentations, winner-take-all pitches that are as much about showmanship as they are about satisfying a client’s needs. Show More Summary
We’re going to California, baby! Our convertible and sunglasses are rented, and we’re ready to drive down the Pacific Coast Highway, just like Don Draper, the wind no match for the mid-century pomade in our hair. Because on November 18 and 19, Vulture Festival is coming to Los Angeles! After ... More »
“It’s not like there’s some magical machine that makes identical copies of things.” To its eternal credit, Mad Men got the single worst line of dialogue in the entire series out of the way in its pilot episode. Don Draper’s brief aside about the state of the art in office equipment functions as a gag only from the… Read more...
BoJack Horseman, Netflix’s animated series about a washed-up ’90s sitcom star living in the Hollywood Hills, is now in its fourth season. Its protagonist is half-horse, half-man, and its tone is half-jokes, half-existential-angst. That’s...Show More Summary
Peggy Olson and Don Draper back together again! Elisabeth Moss and Jon Hamm had themselves a mini Mad Men reunion as they happily posed for photograph while attending Hulu’s 2017 Emmy After Party at Otium on Sunday (September 17) in Los Angeles. Elisabeth won the award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for [...]
More than two years after “Mad Men,” the man who was Don Draper gives himself a pep talk: “Let’s improve. Let’s get better.”
Actor Jon Hamm said President Donald Trump tried to intimidate him at a “Saturday Night Live” party in November of 2015. According to the New York Times, Hamm — who played lothario ad executive Don Draper on the AMC series “Mad Men” — wasn’t having any of...
Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. "Midcentury modern" is the term buzzing around the interior design world right now, but you don't have to go all Extreme Makeover: Home Edition to bring the retro, Mad Men-esque style to your own abode. Show More Summary
Every major TV show needs that one moment, the one unforgettable image or line that imprints itself not just on fans, but on culture. For Game of Thrones, it was the Red Wedding. For Mad Men, it was Don Draper’s “carousel” speech. And...Show More Summary