Jon Hamm

  • 'Mad Men' star Jon Hamm had doubts about his career August 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Jon Hamm says he used to question himself about whether he could realise his acting ambitions. The 43-year-old, who is famous for playing the role of Don Draper on 'Mad Men', says the death of his mother when he was just 10 and the passing of his father...
  • 2014 Emmy Awards: Here's the complete list of nominees July 11, 2014

    New York: Following is a list of nominees in key categories for the Emmy Awards, the highest honors in U.S. television, announced on Thursday. The Emmys are awarded by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in a ceremony that will be broadcasted on August 25, from the Nokia Theatre...
  • You'll die, you'll melt, your camera won't work: Jon Hamm on instructions given before shooting 'Million Dollar Arm' in India's scorching heat May 16, 2014

    New Delhi: 'Mad Men' star Jon Hamm says shooting of 'Million Dollar Arm' in India became a challenging experience due to the scorching heat. Hamm, 43, plays the lead in the Craig Gillespie directed movie, which tells the true story of sports agent JB Bernstein, who faced with a crisis, turns...
  • Wax statue of actor Jon Hamm unveiled at Madame Tussauds May 10, 2014

    Los Angeles: A wax figure of 'Mad Men' star Jon Hamm was unveiled at New York's Madame Tussauds. The 43-year-old actor also took a selfie with the real-size wax figure which coincidentally was also dressed in similar outfit, reported Ace Showbiz. "This is happenstance, but it is kind of crazy how kind...
  • 'Million Dollar Arm' review: The film is solidly staged, inhabited with richly-drawn characters May 10, 2014

    Cast: Jon Hamm, Aasif Mandvi, Bill Paxton, Suraj Sharma, Lake Bell and Alan Arkin Director: Craig Gillespie It's hard to the resist the charms of a film as decidedly feel-good as 'Million Dollar Arm', even if does hit every note and plot turn with brazen predictability. Based on the real-life efforts of...
  • Baseball is quite similar to cricket, says actor Pitobash Tripathy, starring in the Disney film 'Million Dollar Arm' May 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Pitobash Tripathy, best known for films like 'Shor In The City' and 'Shanghai', stated in an interview that how 'cricket is similar to baseball'. The actor was speaking at the premiere of 'Million Dollar Arm', Hollywood venture in which Pitobash plays a significant role. With a newly...
  • AR Rahman: Movies with good music and song-and-dance routines have more longevity May 5, 2014

    Chennai: Many filmmakers have started experimenting with "no song" movies, but double Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman says there are more "longevity" elements in a film with song and dance vis-a-vis one with just the story. The music genius, therefore, incorporates the same formula in his foreign projects, including upcoming movie...
  • 'Mad Men' actor Jon Hamm shoots in India May 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Hollywood actor Jon Hamm, better known as Don Draper from TV series 'Mad Men', is in India to shoot for his forthcoming film 'Million Dollar Arm'. The film has been backed up by Disney, and is about a sports agent who comes to India in order to fetch young...
  • 'Mad Men' to return for new season on April 7 January 24, 2013

    New York: AMC says 'Mad Men' will return for its new season on April 7. AMC announced Wednesday that the two-hour premiere kicks off the acclaimed drama series' sixth season. The episode was written by 'Mad Men' creator Matthew Weiner. 'Mad Men' is set in the advertising world of circa-1960s New York...
  • Low-key 'Mad Men' finale gets record audience June 12, 2012

    Cable channel AMC said on Monday that the TV show set in a 1960s New York advertising agency enjoyed its biggest weekly audiences during a season to date, drawing an average 2.6 million U.S. viewers, up 15 percent over last season. "We make 'Mad Men' for the fans. My goal is...