‘MAD MEN’ Season 7 Start Date Announced

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Good news, via :

It was announced this past September that the upcoming seventh season of ‘Mad Men’ will be the show’s last, with the final season extended to fourteen episodes split across two years.

(AP Photo/AMC Frank Ockenfels)

(AP Photo/AMC Frank Ockenfels)

For the record, I’m among those that question AMC’s decision to split the final season. To me, it smacks of either artistic vanity, or business concerns trumping loyal audience. I understand it’s a demanding show to produce, and maintain the extraordinary quality, so it benefits the creator and his crew. I’m inclined to think that AMC’s got a valuable property, they know it, and they’re milking more advertising dollars out of Mad Men. Enjoying a more relaxed writing and shooting schedule isn’t likely the primary driver of season-splitting decision.

[For collectors, Amazon has Mad Men: Seasons 1-4]  

If the final episodes can be delivered with as much audience-pleasing closure as Breaking Bad, these complaints will dissolve. The show is already on track to become an enduring TV masterpiece.

[See more Mad Men coverage at punditfromanotherplanet]

Dubbed an order of “Seven and Seven”, the show will air its first seven episodes in the spring of 2014, and will return in 2015 to air the remaining seven. AMC officially announced the season seven premiere date! The final season of ‘Mad Men’ will begin this coming spring, April 13th at 10/9 C on AMC…

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