Jon Hamm Signs Eight-Figure, Three-Year Mad Men Contract


Jon Hamm has inked an eight-figure, three-year Mad Men contract with Lionsgate and AMC, according to Deadline. The salary bump, which makes him one of the highest-paid actors on cable, comes with an extra year on Hamm's contract. The news comes on the heels of Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner's multi-year deal with AMC, which keeps Mad Men on the air for at least two more seasons. The series is expected to return to AMC in 2012. Collectively: Yay. [Deadline]