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'Mad Men''s Rich Sommer joins cast of characters for LA Film Fest table read

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Rich Sommer as Harry Crane in "Mad Men." AMC

You may know Rich Sommer from his character Harry Crane on AMC's "Mad Men."

This weekend, he takes a break from Sterling Cooper & Partners to take part in a table reading for a script titled, "1969: A Space Odyssey, or How Kubrick Learned to Stop Worrying and Land on the Moon," at the L.A. Film Festival. The event is sponsored by The Blacklist.

He'll be joined on stage by Kathryn Hahn of "Parks And Recreation," Jared Harris of "Mad Men," Thomas Sadoski of "The Newsroom" will play NASA Public Affairs administrator Julian Scheer, and Shannon Woodward of "Raising Hope," among others. 

Sommer stopped by Take Two to talk about the art of screenwriting and how he's preparing for the end of "Mad Men."

Black List Live!: A Staged Reading
Saturday, June 14, 8:00 pm
The Los Angeles Theater

For more information on "Black List Live!: A Staged Reading", visit LA Film Fest.

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