The Star-Making of Idris Elba

Richard Lawson · 06/22/11 04:48PM

A favorite from The Wire seems ready to ascend to new heights with a new role. Also today: the (once-again) return of Jason Patric, the bold ideas of Randy Jackson, and the baby movie to end all baby movies.

All the Awesome Jokes Left out of Bridesmaids

Brian Moylan · 05/25/11 05:51PM

If you saw Bridesmaids you probably thought it was hysterical. Well, just think of how much funnier it could have been if they'd included Jon Hamm's dirty sex positions, the descriptions of nasty smells, or the funny lines coming out of a little boy's mouth. Just the rapid fire succession of all these outtakes will make your mind boggle. And you'll probably laugh once or twice, too.

Watch SNL's Live-Action Version of 'The Ambiguously Gay Duo'

Matt Cherette · 05/14/11 11:28PM

It's been a while since Saturday Night Live has aired "The Ambiguously Gay Duo"—its classic animated sketch about a couple of superheroes who may also be an actual couple—so when it appeared on screen during tonight's episode, many were pleasantly surprised. But then the sketch suddenly transformed into a live-action one—featuring appearances by Jimmy Fallon, Jon Hamm, Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert and host Ed Helms—and "pleasantly surprised" instantly became a huge understatement.

Gawker.TV: The Five Best Videos Ever of the Day

Whitney Jefferson · 12/13/10 04:00PM

Today at Gawker.TV, Jon Hamm lends his voice to The Simpsons for an episode, Bill Hader impersonates Wikileaks' Julian Assange again on SNL, The Soup takes on Oprah, and Whoopi Goldberg attacks fat people with strollers at Disneyland.

Jon Hamm's Charming Conan Interview In Three Parts: Superman, Suits, and Set Injuries

Whitney Jefferson · 11/11/10 11:25AM

Night three of Conan featured Jon Hamm revealing things we never knew before: He's skeptical of a middle-aged Superman, hopes Don Draper never has to wear 70s clothes, and has been badly injured on the Mad Men set — twice.

Part One: Set Injuries
Jon Hamm talked about his two injuries on set and the time that Elisabeth Moss made him fall to his knees, shrieking like a lady.

The Hilarious Sketch That Opened the First Episode of Conan

Matt Cherette · 11/08/10 11:45PM

Conan O'Brien's new show, Conan, premiered tonight—and it opened in style with a brilliantly hilarious Godfather-themed sketch about the time since O'Brien's last show and this one, with cameos from Jon Hamm, Larry King, and more! Watch inside.

"What What in the Butt" Don Draper Style

Christopher Han · 11/07/10 03:25PM

The internet classic "What What (In the Butt)" by Samwell mashed up with the recent Don Draper compilation video. Is this the most unlikely duet ever? This could be the big break in Jon Hamm's musical career.