In 1960 New York City - the high-powered and glamorous "Golden Age" of advertising - Don Draper, the biggest ad man in the business, struggles to stay a step ahead of the rapidly changing times and the young executives nipping at his heels. Written by
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originally auditioned for the part of Peggy Olsen. Jones signed a seven year contract to play Betty Draper despite only having two lines in the first episode. See more
The eyeglasses that several cast members are wearing have anti-reflective coatings on the lenses. You can tell by the greenish tint of the light reflections. Lenses like this were not available in the 1960's. See more
I'm not going to let a woman talk to me like that!
On the Street Where You Live
Words by Alan Jay Lerner
Music by Frederick Loewe
Sung by Vic Damone
heard during closing credits See more