Before They Became Mad Men. . . and Your Favorites Visit the Mad Men


This Sunday is the final curtain for the show “Mad Men”. It has been a great run and pop culture has definitely been influenced by the series. But before Don and the gang bid adieu, let’s take a look at the wonderful cast and some of their more famous guest stars….we have got some great roles of the gang at Sterling Cooper before they became mad men.


Before January Jones put on the dress and pumps, here she is as a pioneer woman in “Love’s Enduring Promise” .betty draper

Here she is as the gorgeous , but troubled Betty Draper.

golden shower

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John Slattery has done quite a few roles pre- MM, he was Will’s brother on “Will and Grace” , he was the politico husband of Gabrielle on “Desperate Housewives” but the one he will be most remembered for is the politician that wanted golden showers on “Sex and the City”

roger sterling

He ends his role as advertising mogul Roger Sterling this Sunday


Here is a very handsome Jon Hamm as a firefighter on “Providence” . Even then , he had those smoldering looks

don draper

Here is Jon as the suave, lady killer Don Draper

firefly saffron

Christina Hendricks was an outer space temptress on the sci fi classic “Firefly” Saffron tried to seduce Capt Malcolm played by “Castle”s Nathan Fillion.

Joan Harris (Christina Hendricks) - Mad Men - Season 6, Episode 4 - Photo Credit: Michael Yarish/AMC


Here she is as the gorgeous sixties bombshell , Joan Harris

martin sheen and elizabeth moss

Elizabeth Moss originally had a place in the White House as First Daughter Chloe Bartlett on “The West Wing”

Peggy Olson (Elisabeth Moss) - Mad Men - Season 5 - Gallery - Photo Credit: Frank Ockenfels/AMC


She has shined as career gal Peggy Olson for seven seasons

pete connor on angel

He was the half demon son , Connor, on “Angel”

pete campbell

Vincent Kartheiser is the frat boy, advertising man , Pete Campbell

robert morse

Robert Morse has been a television ,movie, and broadway actor for many years

bert cooper's death

Here he is singing his heart out on “Mad Men”

jessica pare hot tub time machine

Jessica Pare bares it all in the “Hot Tub Time Machine”

zoobisou zoo

Here she is seductively singing in that famous dress on “Mad Men” as Megan Draper

ben feldman drop dead diva

Our last cast regular was the sweet Ben Feldman as the angel who came to earth on “Drop Dead Diva”Falling in  love , he returned to heaven .

ben feldman mad men

He took his place back on earth as Michael Ginsberg

And here are today’s brightest as guest stars on the show

darby stanchfield mm

Darby Stanchfield was a desperate housewife as divorcee Helen Bishop. Today she roams the halls of the West Wing on “Scandal” as Abby Whelan

neve campbell and jon hamm

She usually is a “Scream” queen , but here Neve Campbell keeps a lonely Don company

dennis haskins  mr belding

Dennis Haskins worked in the test kitchens of Cool Whip. But we know him better as the principal at Bayside High on “Saved By the Bell”

sarah drew mad men

Before she roamed the halls of Seattle Grace , Sarah Drew was the ‘wife” to Sal as Kitty Romano . Today she is the sweet surgeon wife to Jesse Williams,.April Kepner on “Greys Anatomy”

dan byrd  mad men

Finishing his run as Courteney Cox’s son on “Cougar Town” and a surprising turn as a spy on “Scandal” , Dan Byrd  ends the run of “Mad Men” as Wayne Barnes

seamus dever mad men

And finally we come to the detective who aids Richard Castle in solving crimes , Seamus Dever enters the world of the sixties as “Chuck”


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