Thirty years ago, when I began writing episodic television, there were network dramas and syndicated shows. These days, when I’m teaching one-hour drama, that single catch-phrase encompasses everything that fits the time slot. But the explosion of different outlets means that one-size no longer fits...
With the first half of the seventh and final season of "Mad Men" well past us, AMC has decided to step up their awards game. The network has released a series of classy, but cheeky (in a self-aware kind of way) ads in an effort to promote the cast of the four-time Emmy Award-winning show.
With the first half of the final season of AMC's "Mad Men" behind us, we decided to create a list of films that remind us of the acclaimed 60s period piece. Hopefully these films, which include "Valley of the Dolls," "Revolutionary Road" and "Inside Llewyn Davis," will hold us over until 2015.
There were some fascinating underdog moves by women on this show that deserve a mention now that we're at the halfway point. Here are the five female characters, other than Peggy, that I came away from the midseason finale wishing we had seen more of.