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Breaking Bad, Louie, Girls and Portlandia Win Big at 2013 Writers Guild Awards
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Breaking Bad, Louie, Girls and Portlandia Win Big at 2013 Writers Guild Awards

Feb 17 2013, 10:28pm CST | by

Breaking Bad and Louie took top TV honors at Sunday’s 2013 Writers Guild Awards, winning best drama and comedy series respectively. Individual achievement kudos (awarded to a specific episode) went...

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Breaking Bad, Louie, Girls and Portlandia Win Big at 2013 Writers Guild Awards

Feb 17 2013, 10:28pm CST | by

photoBreaking Bad and Louie took top TV honors at Sunday’s 2013 Writers Guild Awards, winning best drama and comedy series respectively.

Individual achievement kudos (awarded to a specific episode) went to Mad Men‘s Semi Chellas and Matthew Weiner for “The Other Woman,” while Modern Family scribe Elaine Ko won for “Virgin Territory.”

Elsewhere, Girls was named best new series, while Portlandia scored the night’s biggest upset by winning best comedy/variety series over Saturday Night Live, The Colbert Report and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.

Other notable TV winners include…

Movie (original screenplay)Hatfields & McCoys

Movie (adapted screenplay) | Game Change 

Children’s Series Sesame Street

Daytime Drama | The Young & the Restless


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Mac Conner Was One Of The Real 'Mad Men,' And His 1950's Ad Art Is On View Now

Sep 10 2014 8:35am CDT | Source: Huffington Post

Thanks in large part to Matthew Weiner and his penchant for the 1960s, the glorious graphic design of post-war America has been resurrected. "Mad Men" consistently features the sleek imagery and retro typography that reigned supreme in the advertisement world decades ago, mimicking a crisp, handmade aesthetic nearly lost to our age of digital, hyperreal ads. The television show even hired classic illustrator Brian Sanders, who, at 75-years-old, created the perfect, era-sp ...
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Adorable kids reenact Emmy-nominated shows

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Sorry, Matthew Weiner, But The Pay Gap Is A Gender Issue Whether You Think So Or Not

Aug 19 2014 12:40pm CDT | Source: Huffington Post

During a recent trip to HuffPost Live, Matthew Weiner addressed Jenji Kohan's comments about pay inequality for showrunners, saying the discrepancy is "not a gender issue." We love "Mad Men" and "The Sopranos" and all, but unfortunately, Matthew Weiner, you are wrong. Here are some FAQs for anyone else who might be confused about whether the pay gap is a gender issue. I ...
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Matthew Weiner Says His High Salary Isn't A 'Gender Issue'

Aug 13 2014 2:44pm CDT | Source: Huffington Post

"Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner secured a near-$30 million payday for the final three seasons of his hit series, but he told HuffPost Live on Wednesday that being a man had nothing to do with his lucrative deal. During a conversation about Weiner's new film "Are You Here," host Ricky Camilleri asked about "Orange Is The New Black" creator Jenji Kohan's comments in The Hollywood Reporter about pay inequality in Hollywood: I don' ...
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Alexis Bledel Marries Vincent Kartheiser In Secret Wedding

Aug 6 2014 4:23pm CDT | Source: Huffington Post

Congratulations go out to Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser! Bledel's rep tells People that the "Gilmore Girls" star married Kartheiser, who plays Pete Campbell on "Mad Men," in a secret wedding ceremony in California back in June. Guests included Jon Hamm and "Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner, according to Star Magazine. Bledel, 32, and Kartheiser, 35, met on ...
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