Breaking Bad

10 ‘Better Call Saul’ Facts to Break Bad By

by Kevin Fitzpatrick 3 days ago
AMC’s Better Call Saul carries on quite a few traditions from its Breaking Bad predecessor, but did you know Saul’s prequel journey was originally envisioned as a half-hour comedy? Or that some of Walter White’s famous threads put in a cameo six years before their origin? These are just some of the criminal facts to uncover in the seventh episode of ‘You Think You Know TV?,’ which lawyers up to defend AMC’s Better Call Saul!

‘Breaking Bad’ Gets Its Own Crazy ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ Tribute

by Britt Hayes 5 days ago
Thanks to the Rockstar Edition of Grand Theft Auto V, fans are now able to record and edit their own gameplay footage, which has yielded some rather creative results. We’ve seen fans pay tribute to movies an TV shows using The Sims, but GTA gives players some options they don’t really have in the world of The Sims — stuff like car-jackings and guns and, you know, general violence and gritty characters. Stuff you need to make a solid Breaking Bad tribute, for instance.

‘Breaking Bad’ Creator Vince Gilligan Finally Reveals What Happened to Huell

by Britt Hayes May 14, 2015 @ 8:20 PM
Vince Gilligan pulled off a rare feat with the series finale of Breaking Bad, further cementing the show’s status as one of the best television series of all-time with a conclusion that was not only satisfactory for the audience, but one that felt like a choice that satisfied Gilligan. It’s not often that a showrunner can bring everything together so beautifully in a way that leaves both them and the audience feeling fulfilled. But there was one lingering question following the finale: Whatever happened to Huell?

100 Interesting TV Facts You May Not Know

by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 29, 2015 @ 7:52 AM
NBC / AMC / Showtime / FOX
Well hello there, TV super-fan! Did you know that Breaking Bad breakout Jesse Pinkman was almost killed off in Season 1? How about that Joss Whedon hated the original Buffy theme song, or Curb Your Enthusiasm served as a murder alibi? Can you imagine LOST starring Michael Keaton? Why yes, we ​do​ have more where that came from!

Bryan Cranston Returns as Walter White...For a Super Bowl Commercial

by Jacob Hall February 1, 2015 @ 7:46 PM
‘Breaking Bad’ may be completely, definitively over, but that doesn’t mean Walter White is ready to leave popular culture alone. Oh, no. As long as Bryan Cranston is alive and as lone as insurance companies are prepared to back dump trucks full of cash up this house, we’ll get to see America’s favorite meth dealer pop up every so often. So while it’s weird to se Cranston play Heisenberg one more time in an Esurance commercial, it’s not that surprising.

‘Better Call Saul’ Lawyers Up for Extended Trailer, Plus New ‘Breaking Bad’ Connection Details

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 10, 2015 @ 1:02 PM
‘Breaking Bad’ fans aren’t yet sure what to make of prequel spinoff ‘Better Call Saul,’ which finds Walter White’s sleazy lawyer struggling near of a decade earlier under the name of Jimmy McGill. Now, a brand-new full-length trailer should help entice fans for the new series, as well as all the ‘Breaking Bad’ details from the horse’s mouth at the TCA press tour.

‘Constantine’ Adds ‘Breaking Bad’ Star Mark Margolis as DC Villain Felix Faust

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 6, 2015 @ 6:25 PM
DC Comics / AMC
It’s been a while since we’ve checked in with NBC’s demon-fighting detective ‘Constantine,’ but after successful DC inclusions from the likes of voodoo villain Papa Midnite to The Spectre, the occult comic drama has set out to make a ‘Breaking Bad’ baddie even badder. Tio himself, Mark Margolis will ring ‘Constantine’'s bell as DC villain Felix Faust, but when can we expect him to roll up?

New 'Better Call Saul' Preview Goes Behind the Scenes of 'Breaking Bad' Prequel

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 5, 2014 @ 12:30 PM
'Breaking Bad' prequel spinoff 'Better Call Saul' has only shown a few scant bits of footage from the 2015 debut, along with a music video of Saul Jimmy's new theme, so are you ready for more? See the whole cast assembled for a new behind-the-scenes look at 'Better Call Saul,' including the return of Jonathan Banks' Mike Ehrmantraut!

Dean Norris on 'Men, Women and Children' and the Chances of Seeing Hank Schrader on 'Better Call Saul'

by Mike Ryan October 9, 2014 @ 12:16 PM
It’s hard not to root for a guy like Dean Norris. After years of being a character actor in everything from ‘Terminator 2’ to ‘Police Academy 6: City Under Siege,’ everything changed after Norris was cast as an Albuquerque DEA agent named Hank...

AMC's 'Better Call Saul' Music Video Trailer Previews 'Breaking Bad' Prequel

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 6, 2014 @ 12:27 AM
Earlier this week we learned that 'Breaking Bad' prequel spinoff 'Better Call Saul' would preview its 2015 debut with a brand-new music video, but few knew the tone the new drama would strike. Now, country legend Junior Brown's new ballad with creators Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould previews the AMC prequel drama, giving Saul a legendary hymn all his own.