'Mad Men' deal done: Matthew Weiner returns, Season 7 possible

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You can now discontinue your "Mad Men" vigil: The show will continue to be run by creator Matthew Weiner for two more seasons -- and possibly even one more after that.AMC and Lionsgate, which produces the show, announced the deal late Thursday (March 31). It includes AMC picking up the show for Seasons 5 and 6 with Weiner as showrunner. Lionsgate has also signed Weiner to a long-term deal that "extend[s] into a possible seventh season.""I want to thank all of our wonderful fans for their support," Weiner says in a statement. "I also want to thank AMC and Lionsgate for agreeing to support the artistic freedom of myself, the cast and the crew so that we can continue to make the show exactly as we have from the beginning. I'm excited to get started on the next chapter of our story."Season 5 of "Mad Men" is scheduled to air early next year, as AMC...


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