Mad Men The image of it as a man’s drink is long gone, too. It might be Don Draper cradling the tumbler of bourbon in Mad Men, but in real life it’s his co-star Christina Hendricks who’s the whisky aficionado. Rihanna is a fan, and Lady Gaga says she drinks tonnes of the stuff when she’s writing songs
You know him from MasterChef and the pages of delicious. You trust his palate and you trust his judgement, even if you don't always trust his fashion sense (which you should – it's fabulous). Turns out the man writes a mean recipe, too. Ladies and gentlemen, please give it up for the great Matt Preston.
“The treatment of women on Mad Men is the point. The women characters are informed not only by my mother, an attorney, and two older sisters, an attorney and a doctor, but by the philosophical underpinnings of what I learned at Wesleyan. It’s right out of The Feminine Mystique. My show is saying ‘This is not right.’” Matt Weiner speaking with Wesleyan Magazine about his hit tv show Mad Men