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
This episode takes place in 1960. The railroad station at Ossining is shown decorated with a mark of an "M" on a circle. I presume that this is the mark of the Metro North commuter railroad. But, in 1960, Ossining was on the New York Central railroad. See more
If Greta's research was any good I would have used it.
What are you talking about?
I'm saying I had a report just like that. And it's not like there's some magic machine that makes identical copies of things.
Music by Matty Malneck
and Robert Maxwell
Performed by Robert Maxwell
playing in the strip club See more