1. He is best known for his role as Roger Sterling in the AMC drama series Mad Men.
2. The film, based on a 1983 novel of same name by Pete Dexter, premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, and was picked up for distribution by IFC Films.
3. Slattery was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to Joan , a retired CPA, and John “Jack” Slattery, a leather merchant.
4. Slattery said when he was younger he loved both TV and movies, staying up late to watch them and making it very hard to wake up in the morning.
5. In December 2009, Slattery appeared on The Colbert Report in a faux commercial advertising gold.
6. He had a small part as a teacher in the film Sleepers.
7. He was cast as Bert Miller, father of the leading female character, in Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights, and in The Adjustment Bureau played Richardson, a mid-level agent in the mysterious paranormal agency called the Bureau.