Mad Men's John Slattery on Emmy Hopes, Jon Hamm as Director: 'He's the Best at Everything!'
John Slattery is more than just the well-coiffed, dapperly dressed Roger Sterling he plays on AMC’s Mad Men. For starters, he has garnered four consecutive Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama but has yet to net a win — a fact that can be attributed to welcome competition from the acclaimed drama’s stellar cast. He’s also …READ FULL Q&A
Emmys 2011: Who Deserves the Award for Best Actor in a Drama?
Whoever wins the 2011 Emmy for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series should probably thank the suits at AMC. Because the network scheduled the fourth season premiere of Breaking Bad after the Emmy eligibility period for the 2010-11 TV season, its star Bryan Cranston won’t be competing for the statuette that he’s won the last three years.
Cranston’s absence increases the chances for …READ MORE
TVLine Items: Runway All-Stars Revealed, AMC Creator Returns to Pine Valley, and More
Lifetime has unveiled details surrounding its upcoming Project Runway All-Stars. READ MORE
TCA Awards: Friday Night Lights, Mad Men, Modern Family and Game of Thrones Win Big
Friday Night Lights scored a touchdown at the 27th Annual TCA Awards. The DirecTV/NBC series was named Program of the Year by the Television Critics Association at a ceremony held Saturday evening at The Beverly Hilton.
The event, which was hosted by Parks and Recreation scene-stealer Nick Offerman, honored HBO’s Game of Thrones with … READ MORE
TVLine Items: Jon Hamm's Poor Decisions, Eureka Gets Animated, Grey's Scoop, and More
Renowned “Analrapist” Tobias Fünke is about to come face-to-face with ad man Don Draper. READ MORE
Emmy Nominees React! Who Said What?
Emmy nominations morning is a very exciting morning for those who learn that they’re competing in TV’s Big Show. They get the news from unexpected sources — and most often at ungodly hours! — and the occasional actor might even wake the baby with their jubilation! From there on, they tumble down the rabbit hole into a day full of praise, elation and, yes, personal disbelief.
Here are the reactions from this year’s nominees (detailed here) that TVLine has collected thus far — keep checking back for more! READ MORE
Jon Hamm Inks New 3-Year Deal With Mad Men
The partners of Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce needn’t worry about having to change the name on the door anytime soon: Jon Hamm has officially signed a three-year contract to continue with AMC’s Mad Men. READ MORE
Critics' Choice TV Award Winners Include Stars from Fringe, Justified and Cougar Town
Mad woman Christina Hendricks and Justified big baddie Margo Martindale were the very first winners announced at the inaugural Critics’ Choice Television Awards, held Monday in Los Angeles. In a tie, the ladies shared the honor of Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.
“I’m dead on this show,” Martindale deadpanned in accepting her award, eliciting laughs. “But this has been the joy of my career.”
The second award handed out was … READ MORE
Eye On Emmy: Is Mad Men's Jon Hamm The One To Beat? (Hint: Yes!)
In another time, another place, the term matinee idol would have been coined for Jon Hamm. But in today’s diverse entertainment world he’s turned out to be so much more than that. Beyond his star-making dramatic turn as Mad Men’s fabulously flawed ladies man Don Draper, and supporting roles in films like The Town, he has already shown us his comedy chops too, whether fearlessly playing the fool on 30 Rock, a misogynistic cad in Bridesmaids, or hosting Saturday Night Live. So where does he see his versatility taking him? And, after three Emmy nominations, is this the year his Golden Globe gets a TV companion in his trophy case? READ MORE
Mad Men Boss Matthew Weiner Talks Season 5 Delay, Possible Don/Betty Reunion
Who’s to blame for Mad Men‘s much-delayed fifth season? Not series creator Matthew Weiner, according to, well, series creator Matthew Weiner. …READ MORE