A Reddit theory links Megan Draper to Sharon Tate, who was murdered by the Manson family in 1969. The evidence is compelling.
Is Megan Draper actually Sharon Tate? Well, no, not exactly. But a Reddit theory making the rounds suggests that Megan might be a stand-in for the real-life actress who was brutally murdered in 1969. While it's all speculation at this point, the similarities between Megan and Tate are clear — and Mad Men does seem to be heavily foreshadowing violence. Here are some of the most pressing clues, as identified by redditors.
Was this unintentional, or is Megan's shirt a direct nod to this 1967 photo of Sharon Tate in Esquire? Mad Men costume designer Janie Bryant tweeted that it's "no coincidence."