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
Did You Know?
At the time the pilot was shot, the part of Trudy hadn't been cast. When Campbell speaks to her on the phone, the photo on his desk is actually of series creator Matthew Weiner's mother. See more
Lucky Strike was using the phrase "It's Toasted" prior to 1960. See more
You were expecting me to be a man. My father was, too.
References Make Room for Daddy
Music by Matty Malneck
and Robert Maxwell
Performed by Robert Maxwell
playing in the strip club See more