Posts tagged "peggy olsen"

Last Night On “Mad Men”: Facial Hair, Assholes and Joan vs. Peggy

Last night’s “Mad Men” premiere found a lot of our friends returning to their old ways. Don is divorced from Megan and plowing his way through every flight attendant and diner waitress he can find. Roger, Ted and Stan are experimenting with facial hair. And Peggy and Joan are getting things done, but not without…

By: Megan Reynolds / April 6, 2015

Girl Talk: In Defense Of Peggy Olsen’s Anonymous Hand Job

It happened so quickly, and it was so dark, that it was hard to tell what Peggy Olsen was doing in that movie theater. I texted a friend. 

“Did Peggy just give a hand job to her boyfriend or a random man?”

“It’s hard to tell the way it was shot,…

By: Anonymous / April 24, 2012

Stop Asking Elisabeth Moss If Don And Peggy Are Going To Sleep Together On “Mad Men”

Elisabeth Moss: People are constantly asking if [Don Draper and Peggy Olsen are] gonna sleep together. I always get annoyed, because their relationship is more than that. And to keep that going over five years without selling out and having something else happen — that to me is really interesting and rarely done well.

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 5, 2012

Jon Hamm On Don And Peggy’s Subordi-Friendship

“I think in the world of the show we see the office through Peggy’s eyes. She’s the new girl and we see her from her very first day… And we’ve watched through over 50 episodes of television her grow and become more confident and we’ve watched Don alternately shout at her and correct her and…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 28, 2012

Betty Draper Wasn’t In The Original “Mad Men” Pilot

January Jones opened up to W magazine and revealed that when it came to casting the role of secretary Peggy Olsen on “Mad Men,” she was thisclose to getting the part, but also that the role she eventually was cast for — Betty Draper, the icy blonde homemaker wife of anti-hero Don Draper — wasn’t…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 12, 2011

Quotable: Elisabeth Moss Is Peggy Olson, Hear Her Roar

“A lot of older fans come up to me and say, ‘I was Peggy’ or ‘my mother was Peggy’. It makes you incredibly grateful for what they put up with. That kind of movement, that bravery, had obviously existed long before the ’60s. It’s hard to imagine how they did it, in a way. I…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 14, 2010