"All she wanted to do was meet Jon Hamm," Rami Malek said of his mother on The Ellen DeGeneres Show

By Char Adams
January 12, 2016 11:30 AM

Rami Malek‘s Golden Globes date had one person on her mind that night: Jon Hamm.

During Tuesday’s episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, the Mr. Robot star speaks of his first Golden Globes experience and his leading lady for the night, his mom.

“All she wanted to do was meet Jon Hamm. I was like, ‘Okay, Mom. You can meet Jon Hamm. Hold on I’ve got to do some interviews,’ ” Malek tells host Ellen DeGeneres. “And she’s like, ‘I need to meet Jon Hamm right now.’ ”

The 34-year-old discusses his loss to Hamm for best actor in a television series, drama – saying his mother wasn’t too disappointed.

“His name got called and he won and she said, ‘He deserved it,’ ” Malek says, laughing. “I’m like, ‘Okay.’ ”

All ended well Sunday night, though, as Mr. Robot took home the Golden Globe for best television series, drama.

But, most importantly, Malek’s mother got to meet her celebrity crush.

During his appearance on Ellen, Malek shows a photo of himself and his grinning mother with the Mad Men star.