A source familiar with the ongoing “Mad Men” negotiations says AMC did not ask show creator Matthew Weiner to remove 6 characters from the show.
Instead, the network wants Weiner to cut down on glorified-cameo characters who might speak only a few lines per season — while enjoying a season-long contract.
But hey, if Weiner would rather take care of the problem in one fell swoop — we’ve already made our suggestions clear.
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