Mad Men alum Jessica Par has been recruited for CBS drama pilot about Navy SEALs. Written by Benjamin Cavell (Justified), the project follows the lives of the elite Navy SEALs as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high-stakes missions our country can ask. Par, our sister site Deadline reports, will play Mandy, a  http://tvline.com/2017/03/15/jessica-pare-navy-seal-pilot-cbs/
Lately, no matter who it is, what they are promoting or what show they are on, conversations on late night talk TV have turned to The Bachelor . January Jones, Mad Men alum and current Last Man on Earth star, is no different in expressing her not-so-secret love for the reality franchise. Unlike some other celebrities, Jones doesn't just watch The Bachelor , she actually wants to be on the show. ...Read More... http://www.buddytv.com/articles/the-bachelor/mad-men-star-january-jones-rev-63656.aspx
When Mad Men ended, it marked the conclusion of one of the greatest shows on television, as well as one of the godfathers of the second "Golden Age" of TV. Creator Matthew Weiner’s drama spawned many imitators, but no one was able to precisely recreate the magic that made Mad Men so compelling, so inspired, and so emotional in a similarly themed show. Obviously one of the first questions Weiner was asked at the show’s conclusion was whether he’d be doing a new TV series or moving to a different form, and the answer is actually something in between. A few months ago we learned that Weiner had sold his next TV project to Amazon, an anthology series. Beyond that details were nonexistent, but now that a writers room has been opened, Weiner is ready to spill on what this new series is about, its unique structure, and connections to Mad Men. READ MORE...
Matthew Weiner, the shows creator, and Lionsgate, the producing studio, have donated the archive to the universitys Harry Ransom Center. ...Read More... http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/12/arts/television/mad-men-archives-going-to-the-university-of-texas.html?partner=rss&emc=rss
Mad Men creator Matt Weiner is all set to return to television. Or at least, hell come back to the small-screen via a streaming service: Amazon has given Weiners Weinstein Company anthology series an 8-episode order as part of a $70 million commitment. Little is known about the actual plot of the project, aside from it being set in modern day and in multiple locations around the world. Amazon beat out the bids of six other potential suitors for the rights, TheWrap has confirmed. Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/mad-men-creator-matt-weiner-sets-tv-return-amazon/
Little, Brown and Co. will publish "Heather, the Totality" next year. ...Read More... http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2016/09/14/mad-men-creator-matthew-weiner-sells-his-debut-novel/?mod=WSJBlog
The exclusive licensing pact has the studio doing business with Barry Diller to help make Vimeo's global TV store the next new Netflix. ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/cQAAK96SlxU/lionsgates-tv-slate-including-mad-928263
The AMC drama premiered nine years ago today. Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/8SnF_i8IVS4/mad-men-trivia-quiz-911805
For seven seasons of Mad Men , everyone wanted a piece of Don Draper. Now comes the chance to actually own one. Just over a year after the Emmy-winning, critically admired Madison Avenue-set retro drama exited the air, Screenbid and the shows producer, Lionsgate, will host an auction that... Read More... http://feeds.ew.com/~r/entertainmentweekly/tv/coverage/~3/zzpbJorhUMg/mad-men-auction-don-convertible
Surprise! Gilmore Girls star Alexis Bledel has welcomed her first child, a baby boy, with husband Vincent Kartheiser , E! News has learned. A rep for the actress confirmed the exciting news and added that the couple's son was born last Fall. Read the full article at E! Online .