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First Set Picture From 'Mad Men' Season 5 With Jon Hamm and Elisabeth Moss

August 9, 2011 (1:42 am) GMT
Taking the helming duty, the Don Draper depicter is seen directing his co-star Moss in the photo taken during rehearsal shot of the new season opener.
First Set Picture From 'Mad Men' Season 5 With Jon Hamm and Elisabeth Moss

has slipped into director's shoes for "" season 5 premiere. The lead actor of the critically acclaimed AMC series has been back on the set to take on the helming duty and was pictured giving a direction to , while co-producer Marcy Patterson, photography director Christopher Manley and executive producer Matthew Weiner were watching.

The photo, which makes its way out via Entertainment Weekly, was taken during the rehearsal shot in Joan Harris' office. Gushing on what he was doing in the image, Ham said, "I don't remember if we were discussing a scene or Albert Pujols' impending free agency, but suffice to say 'directing' is fun!' "

The production of "Mad Men" season 5 itself is kicked off on Monday, August 8 for a March 2012 premiere. The show recently nabbed Outstanding Achievement in Drama prize at the annual Television Critics Association Awards on Saturday, August 6, while Ham was honored for his individual achievement.

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