Jon Hamm wins Emmy for ‘Mad Men’

Jon Hamm  wins Emmy for ‘Mad Men’

Los Angeles: Jon Hamm’s troubled ad man Don Draper from “Mad Men” helped him win the outstanding actor in a drama series honor at the 2015 Emmy Awards, ending his eight years of quest for the coveted title.The 44-year-old actor, who was nominated for the eighth time consecutively for his performance on the show, had the winning moment with the concluding stretch of the period drama series that started in 2005.

It’s impossible to have done this show with this incredible cast, these incredible people, our incredible writers, our incredible crew. And it’s incredible and impossible for me, personally, to be standing up here,” Hamm said in his acceptance speech.

He also took the big moment to thank his ex-girlfriend Jennifer Westfeldt, from whom he recently split after 18 years of being together, Hamm concluded.