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Paul McCartney not joining ‘Mad Men’ (duh)

Wild rumor of the day: Paul McCartney will appear on AMC’s Mad Men in a cameo.

The UK paper The Sun reported the music legend is in talks to appear on the show’s fifth season. “It’s perfect timing because his new music suits the program perfectly,” an anonymous source told the publication, which ran a story headlined “Sir Paul McCartney will have a cameo role on hit TV show… Continue reading Paul McCartney not joining ‘Mad Men’ (duh)

banana 300x400 Banana Republic Goes Mad for ‘Mad Men’ — Again!Courtesy Banana Republic

Though Mad Men‘s fifth season doesn’t premiere until March 25, Banana Republic is offering fans a second capsule collection inspired by the hit drama.

Alongside the show’s costume designer Janie Bryant, the retailer has conceived 40 pieces of retro-style apparel and jewelry, which will be available online and in stores March 1.

“Spring delivers a whole new palette and… Continue reading Banana Republic Goes Mad for ‘Mad Men’ — Again!

Review: Edge of Darkness is Mad Mel at His Maddest

300.ab.Gibson.Darkness.012810 Review: Edge of Darkness is Mad Mel at His MaddestReview in a Hurry: Five years after last appearing onscreen (as a jokey cameo in Paparazzi), Mad Mel Gibson is back, and as one might expect, he’s brought with him a heaping helping of brutal…
 Review: Edge of Darkness is Mad Mel at His Maddest

Bring on the death threats! Alfred E. Neuman dons a Justin Bieber ‘do on the cover of MAD Magazine’s Feb. 16, 2011 issue. With Bieber’s concert film, Never Say Never, poised for release this Friday, MAD editor-in-chief John Ficarra deemed this the perfect time for the “One Less Lonely Girl” crooner to make his spoof [...] Continue reading Justin Bieber MAD Magazine Cover Spoof Treatment

NBC is developing a serial drama set in 1960s inspired by Playboy bunnies, hot on the heels of the multi-Emmy-winning success of AMC’s nostalgic drama Mad Men. It’s not difficult to picture the meeting where network executives sat around stroking their beards and asking themselves: “How can we rip-off Mad Men… but make it sexier?” [...] Continue reading NBC Plotting ’60s TV Drama Inspired By “Mad Men”