Posts tagged "don draper"

Sally Draper Would Like To Punch Betty In The Face, Too

Preternaturally intelligent Kiernan Shipka, who plays Sally Draper on our fave show ever, "Mad Men," was interviewed by Entertainment Weekly about the show and her role on it. Kiernan was frank about her feelings about TV mom Betty Draper. "As much as I don't like Betty's character," she said, "January's amazing and I love watching…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 2, 2010

In Defense Of “Mad Men”‘s Megan

Well, it wasn't the fairytale ending many "Mad Men" viewers hoped for. But it was a fairytale ending for one character in particular -- Megan, Don Draper's secretary and soon-to-be ... well, let's not spoil it for those of you who might have missed the episode. Spoilers after the jump!

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 18, 2010

Quickies: Don Draper Rates His Sex Partners & Dora Is Suing Nickelodeon

Let's see how Don Draper would rate his many conquests if he were a frat boy. [The Faster Times] Wait, a spy says Chelsea Handler and 50 Cent ARE doing the dirty. [Popbytes] We're rocking out to this Britney Spears-Justin-Timberlake--Snoop-Doog-and-everyone-else mash-up. [Double Viking]…

By: Annika Harris / October 8, 2010

Cara Buono Is “Turned On” By Don Draper

"I'm not afraid of working with challenging, powerful men or women for that matter. I get very turned on and it brings out my competitive part of me."-- Cara Buono, who plays Dr. Faye Miller on "Mad Men," when asked "What is it like to challenge a strong-and ultimately misogynistic- male character like Don Draper?"…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 7, 2010

Don Draper’s Just Like All The Rest Of Them

Gah, Don Draper -- we've dated guys like you a zillion times before. On last night's episode of "Mad Men," Don revealed some of his deepest, darkest secrets to his new main squeeze, Dr. Hot Lady Faye Miller. SPOILERS AFTER THE JUMP!

By: Julie Gerstein / September 27, 2010

Don Draper’s Secret Diary Entries

Don Draper -- alpha male, top ad guy and ... diary writer? We never imagined that Don Draper would do anything as sissified as keeping a journal, and yet, on last night's episode of "Mad Men," he did just that. I guess he and Angela Chase and Doogie Howser have something in common. We've unearthed…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 13, 2010

Girl Talk: I Dated The Real Don Draper

In honor of the season four premiere of "Mad Men" on Sunday, July 25th at 10/9 Central on AMC, this weekend The Frisky is re-posting a few of our favorite "Mad Men"-inspired essays. There's no question that I find Don Draper sexy. If I lived in…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 25, 2010

What Would You Bring Back From The “Mad Men” Era (Besides Don Draper In A Tux)?

In honor of the season four premiere of "Mad Men" in five days, here's a link to the 28 best photos of Jon Hamm in a tux. You're welcome. And speaking of "Mad Men," what do you think of this list of 21 things we need to bring back from the "Mad Men" era? I'm…

By: Wendy Atterberry / July 20, 2010

Will “Mad Men”‘s Season 4 Be As Boring As Its Poster?

If you had never watched "Mad Men" before, the poster for season four wouldn't make it look like a very interesting show. Man stands in an empty office, staring out a window, with only a telephone? Bor-ing. I far preferred the symbolism in season three's poster: a tense Don Draper sitting in his office with…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 21, 2010

Don Draper Is A Doll

Do you want Don Draper? Don't we all? A New Zealand ad agency tasked with promoting "Mad Men" -- apparently, the show's not a hit there -- created this very special Don Draper doll out of a Ken doll. "See him drink, pitch, & philander," the box promises. It's so cute when it's tiny. [Vulture]…

By: Susannah Breslin / November 23, 2009

Matthew Weiner’s Feelings About The Draper Marriage Are “Unambiguous”

There's a fascinating interview with "Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner over at The Daily Beast. He has some insightful things to say about the season finale of "Mad Men" and where things stand with the Drapers. (If you still haven't watched Sunday night's episode: a.) What are you waiting for? b.) Stop reading NOW!).

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 10, 2009

“Mad Men” Season Finale Was The Ultimate Shake-Up

Last night's season finale of "Mad Men" was one of my top ten favorite hours of television, ever. Why? Because it surprised the beejesus out of me—and not in a kill-a-main-character-for-shock-value kind of way. Not to get all film professor on you, but the way I see it, the central tension that makes "Mad Men"…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 9, 2009

Swingin’ Cocktails: How To Get Don Draper Drunk

Sally Draper is an inquisitive little girl. “Where is daddy going?” “Why is mommy crying?” “How do you make a Mai Tai?” Ah, kids can be so cute! Especially when they’re trying to play little bartender, like in these awesome cocktail cheat sheets. Illustrated by Dyna Moe, the official show artist who has…

By: Simcha / October 29, 2009

Brooks Brothers’ Limited Edition “Mad Men” Suit

What's sexier—your guy dressing up as Don Draper for Halloween or him dressing like that regularly just because? We'd vote for both, but now male "Mad Men" fans have the option to be dapper Don every day thanks to Brooks Brothers' limited-edition "Mad Men" suit. Created by Janie Bryant, the show's costume designer, the ensemble…

By: Leonora Epstein / October 20, 2009

Dudes Say Don Draper Is The Most Influential Guy Of 2009

Guess who AskMen.com readers voted the most influential man of 2009? Don Draper, who, technically, is a not a “real” man but a fictional character. Sure, I love me some hot Hamm every Sunday night, but, at the end of the torrid hour, I realize that "Mad Men" is just a television show and that…

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 8, 2009

“Mad Men” Gets A Sesame Street Send-Up

Those wacky Muppet operators over at "Sesame Street" have created a wonderful send-up of "Mad Men." In it, puppets Don Draper and Co. at Sterling Cooper learn how to be ... happy! Who would have thunk it? I love the idea of Draper the cad going to teach the little kiddies that what's important i…

By: Susannah Breslin / October 1, 2009

How To Sleep Like Betty Draper

If you're like us, and you love all things "Mad Men," from the plots to the characters to the looks, you may have noticed the bed that Don and Betty Draper share on the show. Totally retro, it's got a soft green button-tufted headboard fit for any suburban princess married to a mad, mad ad…

By: Susannah Breslin / September 11, 2009

Today’s Lady News: Feminists Guilty Of Don Draper Lust Yet Again

Season three of "Mad Men" debuted last night, which means it's time for yet another round of "I'm A Feminist And I Feel Guilty For Crushing On Don Draper" confessionals. [Newsweek]—Actually, I'm so over Don. 'Twas easy after he shoved his wife and sexually assaulted Bobbi Barrett. Alas, now I feel guilty for my crush…

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 17, 2009