Breaking Bad is an American neo-Western wrongdoing show TV series made and created by Vince Gilligan. The show broadcasted on AMC from January 20, 2008, to September 29, 2013, comprising of five seasons for a sum of 62 scenes. It was set and shot in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and recounts the narrative of Walter White (Bryan Cranston), a came up short on, overqualified, and disheartened secondary school science instructor who is battling with a new determination of stage-three cellular breakdown in the lungs. White goes to an existence of wrongdoing, banding together with his previous understudy Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul), by delivering and circulating gem meth to get his family’s monetary future before he bites the dust, while exploring the risks of the criminal hidden world. As per Gilligan, the title is a Southern expression signifying “to cause a commotion”.
Among the show’s co-stars are Anna Gunn and RJ Mitte as Walter’s better half Skyler and child Walter Jr., and Betsy Brandt and Dean Norris as Skyler’s sister Marie Schrader and her significant other Hank, a DEA specialist. Others incorporate Bob Odenkirk as White’s and Pinkman’s unpleasant legal counselor Saul Goodman, Jonathan Banks as private specialist and fixer Mike Ehrmantraut, and Giancarlo Esposito as medication boss Gus Fring. The last season presents Jesse Plemons as the criminally yearning Todd Alquist, and Laura Fraser as Lydia Rodarte-Quayle, a cleverness business leader furtively dealing with Walter’s worldwide meth deals for her organization.
Breaking Bad’s first season got commonly certain audits, while the remainder of its run got all inclusive recognition. Since its decision, the show has been commended by pundits as one of the best TV series of all time. It had reasonable viewership in its initial three seasons, however the fourth and fifth seasons saw a moderate ascent in viewership when it was made free on Netflix not long before the fourth season debut. Viewership expanded all the more definitely upon the debut of the second 50% of the fifth season in 2013. When that the series finale circulated, it was among the most-watched link shows on American TV. The show got various honors, including 16 Primetime Emmy Awards, eight Satellite Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, two Peabody Awards, two Critics’ Choice Awards, and four Television Critics Association Awards. Cranston won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series multiple times, while Aaron Paul won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series multiple times; Anna Gunn won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series twice. In 2013, Breaking Bad entered the Guinness World Records as the most widely praised show ever.
Better Call Saul, a prequel series highlighting Odenkirk, Banks, and Esposito repeating their Breaking Bad jobs, appeared on AMC on February 8, 2015, and has been reestablished for a last 6th season. The continuation film El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie featuring Aaron Paul was delivered on Netflix and in venues on October 11, 2019.