Don Draper visits the Clermont Lounge!
Actors Jon Hamm and Bill Paxton required time off work from shooting their feature film Billion Dollar Arm Saturday night to go to Atlanta’s favorite dive bar.
Based on Clermont Lounge reps, the happy couple arrived and immediately combined with the typical eclectic crowd, remaining for around two hrs.
“They acted like everybody else,” reps told Atlanta magazine Sunday because the Clermont Lounge’s Facebook page blew track of news from the celebrity sighting. “When [Hamm] left he told our bartenders he now ‘gets it and today understands why everybody states the Clermont is essential-see while in Atlanta.’” Before the Clermont, Hamm was spotted getting dinner at STK in Midtown.
Hamm and Paxton, together with Oscar champion Alan Arkin and Lake Bell are in the region shooting Arm, a Disney drama in regards to a sports agents who “stages an unconventional recruitment technique to get gifted cricket players to experience Mlb,Inches according the to film’s entry on IMDB.com.
Alas, Mad Men ad man Don Draper didn’t reach meet legendary Clermont dancer/poet/beer can recycling expert Blondie. The icon takes Saturday nights removed from gyrating atop the bar.