At Saturday night’s Creative Arts Emmys ceremony, Matthew Weiner talked to Wetpaint about Don Draper’s mindset and morality, as well as his inspiration for the Season 6 of Mad Men. Matt also got vaguely spoilery with TV Line, but it’s Matt and thus linkable.
Speaking of the Creative Arts Emmys, MM got stiffed, per usual. However, in addition to Matt Weiner, Rich Sommer and Michael Gladis were on hand to support Ben Feldman, who would not say whether he was returning for Season 6.
MM production designer Dan Bishop talks to AMC about his Emmy-nominated episode, “At the Codfish Ball.”
You might recognize someone in Aimee Mann’s “Labrador” video:
Screenwriter/producer Lisa Albert talks to the Irish Times about how she broke into this business we call show.
Slate asks: Could Walter White really gain an edge selling quality meth?
Warming Glow ranks Don Draper’s liasons on the crazy-sexy scale.
ComingSoon has an exclusive look at Season 3 of The Walking Dead.
AMC is facing Dish TV in a $2.4 billion trial over a failed programming deal that may also determine whether the satellite network’s viewers will get to see the network’s programming. Jury selection began yesterday.
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