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
After an intense swoon, we chat with the ‘Magic Mike’ star about his new Amazon drama series, his experience as an out gay actor in Hollywood, and blood orgies with Lady Gaga.
Flawed characters on television shows are so hot right now. And they have been for years, starting with Tony Soprano on "The Sopranos," which debuted in 1999. Then we had Don Draper, Walter White, Piper Chapman, and nearly everyone on...Show More Summary
If you think USA is #1, you're gonna need a really cute outfit for the Fourth. This holiday is all about red, white and blue--and don't worry, brands like Havaianas, Old Navy and Reese Witherspoon's Draper James have your back in terms of cute and cool ways to rep your country's colors. Show More Summary
Jon Hamm and Eiza González compare their 'Baby Driver' characters to Bonnie and Clyde, and wonder what would happen if ad man Don Draper met up with vampire Santanico Pandemonium?
CANNES, France -- "Don Draper couldn't sell it. Maybe we can." One of the most delightful ad campaigns of 2017, for Heinz ketchup, wasn't written by a real person. It came from Mad Men's most famous creative director (via showrunner and lead writer Matthew Weiner), and lived only fictionally within the AMC show about 1960s...
For Father’s Day, a selection of parenting advice from Homer Simpson: “Kids, you tried your best and you failed miserably. The lesson is, never try”. Related: here are some Father’s Day lessons from Walter White, Don Draper and Tywin...Show More Summary
Don Draper is headed back to TV, beginning on Monday. No, Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner isn't jumping on the TV revival bandwagon and producing new episodes of his ad agency drama, which aired on AMC and starred Jon Hamm as Draper. Instead, the AT&T Audience Network will air all seven seasons of the show...