Ministry of Gossip

The gospel on celebrity and pop culture

« Previous Post | Ministry of Gossip Home | Next Post »

Jon Hamm ponders 'Twilight' kids, Miley Cyrus

September 10, 2010 | 10:41 am

Details Oct2010 CoverGood looks, great style and an appreciation for Robert Pattinson — what's not to love about Jon Hamm?

The "Mad Men" actor sat down with the new issue of Details magazine and discussed his overnight stardom from playing ad exec Don Draper and why he's grateful his popularity boom came so late in life.

"I don’t know how the 'Twilight' kids or Miley Cyrus handle it. You make one bad decision and people in Thailand Twitter about it," he said.

But let's not get ahead of ourselves — while Hamm can respect the pressure that young stars endure, he's into making fare for grown-ups.

"It's almost like an old Hollywood movie," he said of his new flick, "The Town."

"It’s got a love story, it’s got a crime element, but it’s very much for adults ... it just deals with [adults] — no werewolves, no vampires. Yet ... they’re retooling it for 3-D.”

Details also has an interesting timeline of Hamm's career; check it out here.

— Matt Donnelly
Twitter.com/MattDonnelly

Photo: "Mad Men" lead Jon Hamm. Credit: Details 

Related dispatches from the Ministry of Gossip:

Jon Hamm hits 'The Town' premiere at Venice Film Fest

TV salaries: Jeffrey Donovan should buy Jon Hamm a beer

'Mad Men' goes big with its Season 4 Hollywood premiere

'Howl' star Jon Hamm: No beard secret -- just being lazy

We've got many more glossy headlines from the latest magazines.

Comments 

Advertisement










Video