For the new book, JFK: His Enduring Legacy, TIME’s David Von Drehle interviewed dozens of people about John F. Kennedy and his impact on America. Fifty years after the president’s assassination, veterans of diplomacy, the arts, and football reflect on Kennedy’s influence. Show More Summary
The "Breaking Bad" creator plays a round during his cover shoot with THR, and guesses Aaron Paul, Jonathan Banks and Matthew Weiner before landing upon his Emmy-winning lead. read more
Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner stopped by to chat on the Emmys red carpet in LA this evening. News broke last week that Mad Men will be breaking up its final two seasons over two years, just like Breaking Bad did, and we asked him whether that will affect how he goes about finishing things on Mad Men. Watch our chat with Matthew now!
Earlier in the week, we learned that Mad Men's final season will be split into two parts, with seven episodes airing this spring and another seven the spring of 2015. Everyone's response was decidedly blah. Included in that "everyone" was the show's creator, Matthew Weiner. "It's a strategy from the... More »
Although its final episodes will be split across two years, "Mad Men" will eventually come to an end. And according to series creator Matt Weiner, fans shouldn't get their hopes up about a spinoff. "There's no chance," Weiner told The Hollywood Reporter. Show More Summary
Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner is nothing if not candidly honest. So, when asked by The Hollywood Reporter about AMC’s recent announcement to split up the final season of Mad Men, he made it very clear that the decision did not come from his end.
The showrunner, celebrating his Emmy-nominated series at THR's nominees party, talks about the decision to extend the AMC drama and sounds off on the recent spate of companion series at his network: "This is it... When it's done, it's done." read more
Continuing their history of torturing the fans who love Mad Men most, Matthew Weiner and AMC have decided to split the final season of Mad Men in two, airing seven episodes in 2014 and seven episodes in 2015. Yes, that means you'll have to wait almost TWO FULL YEARS to see how the show ends. Read more...
The ’60s are about to end all over again, and with them the saga of Don Draper. “Mad Men” creator Matthew Weiner has taken the first steps into crafting the seventh and final season of the acclaimed AMC series. Attending the 2013 Creative Arts Emmys as a presenter Sunday, Weiner revealed to TV Guide Magazine [...]
The '60s are about to end all over again, and with them the saga of Don Draper. "Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner has taken the first steps into crafting the seventh and final season of the acclaimed AMC series. Attending the 2013 Creative...Show More Summary
The '60s are about to end all over again, and with them the saga of Don Draper. Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner has taken the first steps into crafting the seventh and final season of the acclaimed AMC series. Attending the 2013 Creative...Show More Summary
Post by Maressa Brown Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner appears to have ditched the writer's room and put season 7 on hold for the time being. Before you flip out and call the guy a slacker, let me clarify... Weiner's first feature film, You Are Here, starring Owen Wilson and Zach Galifianakis, premiered in at the Toronto Film Festival this week. Show More Summary
Mad Men‘s Matthew Weiner and Linda Cardellini, Rupert Friend (Homeland), Katharine McPhee (Smash) and Rickey Minor (The Grammys and The Tonight Show With Jay Leno) have been added as presenters for the 2013 Creative Arts Emmy Awards....Show More Summary
TORONTO — Matthew Weiner is accustomed to anxiously guarding the secrecy of "Mad Men." Talking candidly about his feature film directing debut, "You Are Here," goes against his practiced paranoia. "It's weird," he says, laughing. "I guess in this case, you really kind of want to tell people what it's about." Then, after a pause, he's himself again. Show More Summary
Do you remember Arlo Weiner, the pint-sized fashion plate who earned his own style spread in GQ at the age of eight? (The fact that he’s the son of Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner probably helped with that bit of press.) If you’ve been missing Arlo’s specially cultivated brand of... More »
Breaking Bad isn’t the only acclaimed AMC series on its way out. Mad Men is expected to wind down with the upcoming seventh season, due out in 2014. And as with the depiction of Vince Gilligan’s drug underworld, Matthew Weiner‘s cutthroat ad industry could live on in the form of a spinoff. Or so hopes actor [...]
The New Museum has announced that Matthew Weiner will be the 2013 Stuart Regen Visionary. What does that mean for everyone? [ more › ]
Matthew Weiner, Glen Mazzara, Carlton Cuse and Scott Buck speak not only as professionals but as fans of the dark drama now in the back half of its final season. People who make television don’t often have time to watch a lot of television shows--at least not as they air. Show More Summary
How do hit shows get made? What's the creative process like for writers, directors, and network execs? Those are some of the questions we explore in our new anthology, Hacking Hollywood: The Creative Geniuses Behind Homeland, Girls, Mad Men, The Sopranos, Lost, and More. Show More Summary
Post by Maressa Brown When Mad Men premiered, it seemed apparent that creator Matthew Weiner wanted to begin and end his story of Don Draper & Co. in the '60s. Still, we fans have looked for clues and remained hopeful that perhaps the show could go beyond 1969. Show More Summary