April 10, 2014

As 'Mad Men' nears finale, its creator is writing into the sunset

Matthew Weiner has said many times that he hit upon some semblance of that "fitting end" for Mad Men several years ago. And yet: Pulling the plug on a TV series goes against every instinct of the person in charge, he says — the person whose primary duty is to keep the show alive and well, week after week.

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