The official word: The men and women of Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce are back with all-new drama inside and outside of the office. From creator Matthew Weiner (HBO’s “The Sopranos”) and featuring a stellar cast including Jon Hamm (Friends with Kids), Elisabeth Moss (“The West Wing”), Christina Hendricks (I Don’t Know How She Does It) and January Jones (X-Men: First Class), “Mad Men” Season Five arrives on Blu-ray Disc, DVD and Digital Download on October 16, 2012. The AMC premiere of season five was the most watched “Mad Men” episode ever, up over 21% from the previous season premiere. “Mad Men” continues to establish itself as one of the most honored series in television history, winning its fourth consecutive Emmy for Outstanding Drama Series last year, a milestone achieved by only three other shows in history (“Hill Street Blues,” “L.A. Law” and “The West Wing”).
The hit series also stars Vincent Kartheiser (In Time), John Slattery (The Adjustment Bureau), Jessica Paré (Lost and Delirious), Robert Morse (TV’s “City of Angels”), Kiernan Shipka (Carriers), Aaron Stanton (August Rush), Rich Sommer (The Devil Wears Prada) and Jared Harris (Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows). The 3-disc Blu-ray and 4-disc DVD are packed with special features, including extensive commentaries and innovative featurettes examining the time period and culture of the “Mad Men” era. “Mad Men” Season Five, which contains all 13 episodes, will be available for the suggested retail price of $49.99 on Blu-ray and $49.98 on DVD.