If you can trust the National Enquirer (big “if”) this is a lovely story about Jon Hamm.
Ann-Margret talks movies, music, men and motorcycles on eve of 75th birthday, including her reaction to Mad Men’s use of Bye Bye Birdie.
Fear the Walking Dead’s Frank Dillane wants a Mad Men cross-over.
John Slattery is part of Veep Season 5.
Here’s an article about Ossining, NY and its Mad Men connection.
From Basketcase Mad Chick, a bit about Robert Morse as Dominick Dunne on American Crime Story.
A beautiful watch worn by Don Draper in the early seasons of Mad Men gets a write-up in Forbes.
Glen Mazarra, The Walking Dead showrunner, talks about women and diversity in the writer’s room in a terrific little video.
Vanity Fair discusses The Walking Dead’s latest gruesome death and a troubling TV trend.
Bryan Cranston stars as LBJ in the new movie All the Way per Basketcase SmilerG.
The Film Experience discusses Masters of Sex’s Lizzy Caplan and other Mean Girls.
Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould talk about the visual, musical, and other influences that shaped Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul.
Mad Chick has found us several interesting Vinyl links, including this one on 11 ways HBO’s Vinyl and Mad Men are the exact same show, and this one that compares Vinyl’s main characters to Don and Betty.
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