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Air Date: July 19th, 2007

Network: AMC

Series Summary
Top adman Don Draper seals the deal in the boardroom and bedroom but struggles with changing times.

Rating: TV14

Genres: Drama

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  • After a dark and often depressing season four, it's refreshing to start things off on a more jovial, lighter note. That's not to say the premiere is devoid of angst, disappointment and drama. It's just buoyed by an unusually high amount of humor. Show More

  • The AMC drama is full of sharp writing, ambiguous segues, effective surprises and the usual array of pitch-perfect performances. Show More

  • Based on the first episode of the second season, "Mad Men" is still one of the best series currently on television, if not the best. Show More

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
Winner Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Nominated Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
Nominated Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Drama Series
Winner Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Nominated Outstanding Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Nominated International
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2011)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Winner Outstanding Drama Series
Nominated Best Television Series - Drama
Nominated Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Winner International
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2010)
Winner Outstanding Drama Series
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Winner Best Television Series - Drama
Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Winner Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)
Winner Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)
Winner International
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009)
Winner Best Television Series - Drama
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Winner Outstanding Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)
Winner Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)
Winner Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
Winner Best Television Series - Drama
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Winner Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Winner Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Nominated Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
Winner Outstanding Drama Series