‘Mad Men’: Season 6 UK start date confirmed

Sky Atlantic has announces that the penultimate season of Mad Men will begin airing in the UK in April.

Season 6 will launch with a double bill at 10pm on Wednesday 10 April, just three days after the show returns in the US.

Creator Matthew Weiner commented: “To be able to continue exploring the stories of these characters for a sixth season is an amazing opportunity. We love mining this world and look forward to bringing the audience stories that we hope will continue to both surprise and entertain them.”

Season 6 will consist of thirteen episodes. Mad Men star Jon Hamm will again direct the third episode, while co-star John Slattery will direct two episodes later in the season.

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