Friday, April 1, 2011
"Mad Men" Producer Matthew Wiener Signs Two Year Deal, Series Resumes in 2012
Mad Men producer Matthew Wiener has finally signed a two year up to 30 million dollar contract, with an company option for a third(seventh season). The highly acclaimed series will begin shooting in July and will return to AMC in March 2012. In somewhat tense negotiations over product placement and adding two minutes more of commercials, Wiener was quoted as saying "I walked away from it 4-5 times in the past few days."
Savor these next three seasons because that is all you are getting as Wiener was also quoted by Deadline Hollywood "These are the last three seasons of Mad Men...I'm going to take it one year at a time without the distraction to ever have to go through this again."
Link to complete Guardian story