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  1. 'Mad Men' Creator Matthew Weiner Talks Parting Shots, Surprise Backlash and His Cast's Move to Comedy

    9:00 am 8/21/2015

    The Emmy-nominated showrunner also reveals that, in an alternative universe, Don Draper ran for office instead of making that Coca-Cola commercial.Read more

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  2. Emmys: 'Mad Men' and 'Silicon Valley' Scribes Reveal How to Write a Finale

    5:00 am 8/20/2015

    Matthew Weiner and Alec Berg break down key moments in the scripts that landed them on Emmy's roster.Read more

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  3. Matthew Weiner on Jon Hamm's 'Mad Men' Finale Performance: "You Can Write It, But You Can't Make It Happen"

    9:00 am 6/18/2015

    The show's creator makes the case for his Emmy actor contenders as masters of subtlety: "It's all performance; how do you say 'OK' in a way that tells the audience something huge?"Read more

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  4. Emmys: 'Mad Men's' Matthew Weiner Reveals Most Challenging Scene From Series Finale

    12:00 pm 6/17/2015

    And that's just one story related from 17 of TV's top comedy and drama helmers — whose duties ranged from shooting an entire episode with iPhones to hugging (and crying) it out with crewmembers — as they explain how they pulled off logistical miracles and creative triumphs to make some of the season's most unforgettable (and, in one case, history-making) television.Read more

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  5. Sal, Faye, Gun Sales: Matthew Weiner's 'Mad Men' Final Season "Wish List" Revealed

    6:58 am 5/29/2015

    Faye? Sal? A new client selling guns and ammunition? The showrunner lists a slew of things the writers wanted to "deal with" before the series finale. Read more

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  6. Backlash Brewing Against Binge TV as 'Orange Is the New Black' Creator Speaks Out

    7:00 am 5/27/2015

    "I miss having people on the same page," says Jenji Kohan as Hulu and Yahoo back away from all-at-once streaming just as NBC experiments with 'Aquarius.'Read more

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  7. 'Mad Men' Creator Matthew Weiner Explains Series Finale, Character Surprises and What's Next

    5:55 pm 5/20/2015

    "The people who find that ad corny, they're probably experiencing a lot of life that way, and they're missing out on something," he said in his first (and only) interview about the final episode. "I don't think there's enough empathy right now in the world."Read more

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  8. 'Mad Men' Series Finale: Tim Goodman on a Masterful and Difficult Achievement

    1:35 am 5/18/2015

    THR's chief TV critic looks at how creator Matt Weiner serviced all the major characters with mostly upbeat but not saccharine endings, while deftly concluding Don Draper's seven-season existential crises in a moving, believable and creative way.Read more

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  9. 'Mad Men' Cast and Crew Raise One Last Glass to the Series at Animated Finale Party

    11:01 pm 5/17/2015

    The AMC drama celebrates its series ender, with Matthew Weiner, Jon Hamm and most major players in downtown Los Angeles. Read more

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  10. 'Mad Men' Cast Says Goodbye: Watch the Live Stream

    1:45 pm 5/17/2015

    Jon Hamm, January Jones, Christina Hendricks, Elisabeth Moss and creator Matthew Weiner are among those taking part in a panel discussion Sunday, hosted by the Television Academy.Read more

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