Jon Hamm's Mad Men Contract Prevented Him From Playing the Lead Role in Gone Girl

According to a report from Page Six , Mad Men star Jon Hamm was up for the starring role in the film adaptation of
Gillian Flynn 's Gone Girl , but was contractually obligated to his role as Don Draper in Mad Men , which creator Matt Weiner allegedly wouldn't let him out of to play the suspected murderer. "Matt would not let Jon out of his contract to do Gone Girl.