Mom to: Sally, Bobby, and Gene
Who's the Daddy? The one-and-only Don Draper
Parental Profile: Betty, a former model now onto her second marriage, is in a seemingly permanent state of discontent, and that's reflected in her often short-tempered interactions with her children. She frequently butts heads with new husband Henry in regards to her parenting techniques, and her mother-in-law describes Betty's children as "terrified of her."
In the season 6 premiere, we see a new side of Betty. Her daughter Sally's friend, Sandy, runs off to Manhattan, and Betty drops everything to search for her. Her actions suggest that perhaps Betty sees something of herself in the teenage girl — a pretty and talented violinist whose own mother has passed away.
On the contrary, actress January Jones, who gave birth to baby Xander a year and a half ago, couldn't be more different than her on-screen character. "If anything, I understand [Betty] even less. But in terms of mothering, I don't carry anything 'Betty' home, she told Hollyscoop.