“Mad Men” star Jon Hamm breaks Don Draper down
2008 Carin Baer; Sundance Channel Global
American actor Jon Hamm struggled with minor roles before landing it big with the role of advertising executive Don Draper in the AMC drama series "Mad Men."
Here is a person who is set in the world of advertising...who is at the core of his being, false.
Jon has since taken home a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series and even gone on to directing an episode of "Mad Men."
In this interview, Jon describes the things he has learned from playing Don Draper and tells childhood stories of watching "Saturday Night Live" and comedy.
'Mad Men' Season 2 premieres tonight at 10pm on Sundance Channel (Astro B.yond channel 438).