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Mad Men

Series 4

Episode 1: Public Relations

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Don's secretive demeanour results in an unfavourable interview by an Advertising Age reporter, leading an important client to fire his ad agency. Don struggles with a bathing suit account for which the client wants to project a wholesome image.

Pete and Peggy work together to secure increased budget from a client with an ill-advised publicity stunt involving two women fighting over a baked ham. Roger attempts to find a girlfriend for Don, setting him up with a friend of his wife. Betty and the kids spend Thanksgiving with her new husband's family. Betty gets into a fight with Don over her delay in moving out of the house.

This episode takes place the week of Thanksgiving, 1964. Show less


Don Draper:
Jon Hamm
Peggy Olson:
Elisabeth Moss
Betty Francis:
January Jones
Pete Campbell:
Vincent Kartheiser
Roger Sterling:
John Slattery
Bertram Cooper:
Robert Morse
Harry Crane:
Rich Sommer
Lane Pryce:
Jared Harris
Joey Baird:
Matt Long


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