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Robert Morse Was An Integral Part Of Mad Men, One Of The Greatest Shows Of The 21st Century

There’s an episode of “Mad Men” with an especially morbid subplot. The agency is in chaos, a client is in town, and in the middle of an important presentation, Miss Blankenship (Randee Heller), Bertram Cooper’s elderly secretary and the entire firm’s crotchety grandma, dies. It’s played for laughs, but not really. While everyone is concerned, their […]

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Mad Men Could Have Easily Ended After Just One Season

Known for its richly-detailed style and slow, deliberate storytelling, “Mad Men” is one of the greatest television shows to hit the airwaves, with a staggering 116 Emmy Award nominations and 16 wins. For seven magnificent seasons, Matthew Weiner’s historical drama explores the cultural upheavals of the 1960s through the specific story of advertising executive Don Draper (the […]

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Elisabeth Moss and ‘Hive’ Director Blerta Basholli on the Art of Telling True Stories About Complex Women

Writer-director Blerta Basholli recently made her feature film debut with “Hive,” which tells the true story of Fahrije Hoti, a Balkan woman who started manufacturing and selling a red pepper spread as a way of employing widows in her troubled village. The film attracted plenty of fans after its 2021 Sundance premiere, including Elisabeth Moss. […]

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Hawkeye Showrunner Jonathan Igla Was Inspired By Mad Men And … Hallmark Movies?

The first two episodes of “Hawkeye” are now streaming on Disney+, which means that we can probably expect no shortage of “Hawkeye”-related news in the coming weeks as the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to dominate the movie and TV water cooler. MCU newcomer Kate Bishop (Hailee Steinfeld), is front and center for the show’s first […]

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