TITLE

Following 'Trail's' Lead

AUTHOR(S)
Reynolds, Mike
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;8/21/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 33, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that AMC will start the production for its first original drama series, "Mad Men." The series focuses on the stories of the personal and professional lives of New York advertising executives circa 1960. Produced by Lionsgate, Matthew Weiner, who has been a writer or co writer for eight episodes of "The Sopranos," created and will pen and executive produce "Mad Men."
ACCESSION #
22029271

 

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