Gothamist unpacks the cultural references “For Immediate Release.”
It was completely a secret – I had no idea it was coming. I was a fan of the show before I joined the cast, so when I read the scripts, I read them first as a fan, then I have to get over that and go back and do my work. So I read it as a fan, and my first thought was, “Holy crap, that’s amazing.”
Spoiler alert: The Chevy Vega almost kills General Motors.
Danielle Pannabaker (Daisy) got her start on the Disney Channel.
Christina Hendricks talks to AMC about exploring Joan’s personal life and a defining moment.
Teyonah Parris talks to Rolling Stone about Dawn’s increased screen time and that clumsy hug from Joan.
Rich Sommer corrects the record on Harry Crane’s outburst(s).
Jessica Paré talks about her “prison tattoo.”
Stephanie Drake (Meredith) talks to the Baltimore Sun about what it was like to have Joan Harris throw an airplane at her.
How Mad Men characters think about the future.
Business Insider compares SCDP’s ads to actual period ads.
Meet the Old Don: Same as the New Don?
“For Immediate Release”: A Tale of Two Chevys.
AMC ‘s stock rose to its highest price in more than 22 months as The Walking Dead and Mad Men led to a 27 percent rise in the cable programmer’s advertising revenue.
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