The acclaimed cult series Breaking Bad made by Vince Gilligan Bryan Cranstons portrayal as a chemistry teacher Walter White, who becomes a ruthless criminal, legendary. At his side his longtime acting colleague and partner in Crime, AaronPaul as a petty criminal Jesse Pinkman of course not missing. After five seasons and 62 episodes, AMC’s hit series finally came to an end, followed by a final one Breaking Bad movie “El Camino” on Netflix three years ago.
Now, after almost ten years, there is finally one, much to the delight of the many fans of the cult series Reunion with the two “Breaking Bad” stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul as Walter White and Jesse Pinkman. To the series finale of the equally successful prequel series Better Call Saul With Bob Odenkirk, all the important stars of the original come together again with the aim of completing the story and creating a (seamless) transition to the cult series.
“Reunion might surprise the fans”
Showrunner Peter Gould has now commented Entertainment Weekly on the return of Walter White and Jesse Pinkman and promised fans that there would be a quite unexpected reunion will be, which the loyal fans of the cult series did not expect.
“I think the way you see them and when you see them won’t necessarily be what you expect. I’ve heard fan theories about what’s going to happen and I’m happy to report that I haven’t heard any theory that comes close to actual fact.”
For understandable reasons, he did not want to reveal any further details.
When is the final season of Better Call Saul coming to Netflix?
Of the first part with seven episodes of the final 6th season goes on April 19, 2022 on Netflix at the start, followed by that second part with another six episodes from that July 12, 2022 at Netflix.
“Better Call Saul” quickly became a series hit and has been shown on US broadcaster AMC since 2015 and on Netflix in Germany. Vince Gilligan is again behind the production together with Peter Gould.
In addition to Bob Odenkirk as the wily and notorious lawyer Jimmy McGill in Albuquerque and his transformation into Saul Goodman, known from “Breaking Bad”, other well-known faces such as Jonathan Banks as Cleaner Mike Ehrmantraut and Giancarlo Esposito as drug kingpin Gus Fring from the cult series are already playing . Hector Salamanca (Mark Margolis), Don Eladio (Steven Bauer) and the Salamanca twins (Luis and Daniel Moncada) as well as Hank Schrader (Dean Norris) and Steven Gomez (Steven Michael Quezada) have also had guest appearances in the prequel series.
First fan reactions to a reunion with Breaking Bad stars
After a first scene With Bryan Cranston and AaronPaul when Walter White and Jesse Pinkman on “Better Call Saul” confirmed the arrival of the popular “Breaking Bad” stars, that sparked one wave of excitement among the many fans of the cult series. We have compiled a few of the first reactions here: