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Mad Men: Blowing Smoke

Don is in talks with Heinz. They are having a hard time with their finances and cutting their deal. Someone is going to get fired.

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Episode Info  

Episode number: 4x12
Airdate: Sunday October 10th, 2010

Alternate Airdates:

UK (sky ATLANTIC) Nov 24, 2010
AU (SBS ONE) Jun 17, 2013

Special Guest Stars
Rosemarie DeWittRosemarie DeWitt
As Midge Daniels

Guest Stars
Alison BrieAlison Brie
As Trudy Campbell
Cara BuonoCara Buono
As Faye Miller
Christopher StanleyChristopher Stanley
As Henry Francis
Danny StrongDanny Strong
As Danny Siegel
Jay R. FergusonJay R. Ferguson
As Stan Rizzo
Jessica ParéJessica Paré
As Megan
John AylwardJohn Aylward
As Geoffrey Atherton
John SlomanJohn Sloman
As Raymond Geiger
Kevin RahmKevin Rahm
As Ted Chaough
Patricia BethunePatricia Bethune
As Dr. Edna Keener
John AlesJohn Ales
As Perry Demuth

Co-Guest Stars
Brian ElerdingBrian Elerding
As Bill Mitford
Jared S. GilmoreJared S. Gilmore
As Bobby Draper
Marten Holden WeinerMarten Holden Weiner
As Glen Bishop
Main Cast
Jon HammJon Hamm
As Don Draper
Elisabeth MossElisabeth Moss
As Peggy Olson
Vincent KartheiserVincent Kartheiser
As Pete Campbell
January JonesJanuary Jones
As Betty Draper
Christina HendricksChristina Hendricks
As Joan Holloway
Jared HarrisJared Harris
As Lane Pryce
Aaron StatonAaron Staton
As Ken Cosgrove
Rich SommerRich Sommer
As Harry Crane
Kiernan ShipkaKiernan Shipka
As Sally Draper
Robert Morse (1)Robert Morse (1)
As Bertram Cooper
John SlatteryJohn Slattery
As Roger Sterling


Don takes a meeting with the Heinz representative. He assures him that
his agency doesn't know about the meeting, and asks him about his
current frustration. The rep says that during the war, Heinz was all
about beans; but now ketchup is king. He likes the way Don's mind works,
and hopes that maybe in six months or so they can work together. Don
says why not six days. The rep tells him that he's not sure Don's
company will be around for any length of time. So the answer is not no,
just not now. They part on good terms, but Don is disappointed...

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Episode Notes
Ratings: 2.23 Million Viewers

Other Episode Crew

CreatorMatthew Weiner
Executive ProducerMatthew Weiner  |  Scott Hornbacher
Co-Executive ProducerAndre Jacquemetton  |  Maria Jacquemetton
ProducerBlake McCormick  |  Dahvi Waller  |  Dwayne L. Shattuck  |  Jonathan Abrahams
Consulting ProducerLisa Albert  |  Janet Leahy
Production DesignerDan Bishop
EditorLeo Trombetta  |  Pattye Rogers
CastingLaura Schiff  |  Carrie Audino
MusicDavid Carbonara
Director of PhotographyChristopher Manley
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