'Mad Men': Creator Matthew Weiner still waiting for Season 5 green light

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While AMC and producer Lionsgate continue their now-annual rite of wrangling over the next season of "Mad Men," the Emmy-winning drama's creator is sitting in showrunner limbo.AMC said earlier this month that the show was more or less picked up -- which is kind of like being a little bit pregnant -- but creator Matthew Weiner says he hasn't received an official go-ahead to return to work yet. He does say, however, that he's "not looking for a new job.""I think all of AMC's decisions about their scheduling and so forth have nothing to do with me, and I don't have a deal yet," Weiner says in an interview with EW. "I have every intention of making the show when they decide to work out their business with Lionsgate. I can't wait to come back to work. I have said over and over in public that I want the show to go on and on...


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