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Better Call Saul 

TV-MA | | Crime, Drama | TV Series (2015– )
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The trials and tribulations of criminal lawyer, Jimmy McGill, in the time leading up to establishing his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
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Series cast summary:
Bob Odenkirk ...  Jimmy McGill 40 episodes, 2015-2018
Jonathan Banks ...  Mike Ehrmantraut 40 episodes, 2015-2018
Rhea Seehorn ...  Kim Wexler 40 episodes, 2015-2018
Patrick Fabian ...  Howard Hamlin 40 episodes, 2015-2018
Michael Mando ...  Nacho Varga 40 episodes, 2015-2018
Michael McKean ...  Chuck McGill 32 episodes, 2015-2018
Giancarlo Esposito ...  Gustavo 'Gus' Fring 19 episodes, 2017-2018
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Storyline

Before Saul Goodman, he was Jimmy McGill. And if you're calling Jimmy, you're in real trouble. The prequel to "Breaking Bad" follows small-time attorney Jimmy McGill as he transforms into Walter White's morally challenged lawyer, Saul Goodman. Written by zaahir1604

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Release Date:

8 February 2015 (USA) See more »

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA See more »

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

It is known that in Breaking Bad (2008), Jimmy (Bob Odenkirk) was first seen in the 8th episode of season 2. It is not a coincidence that Better Call Saul's first episode premiered on February 8. "08/02" (episode/season, day/month). See more »

Goofs

In the episode where Mike recalls moving to Albuquerque, he arrives on the Roadrunner Rail line. However the train did not exist at that time. See more »

Quotes

Saul Goodman: [Saul witnesses a teenager being arrested for stealing] Say nothing, you understand? Get a lawyer! Get a lawyer.
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Gilligan and Gould do it again !!!
10 March 2015 | by rrhunter60See all my reviews

Six episodes in to Better Call Saul now - and like Breaking Bad did - it just gets better and better. Tonights episode was something really special IMO

I look forward to Tuesdays like never before

Terrific plots - writing - acting - direction - cinematography etc etc etc in short a really great story very well told by all the cast and crew

How brave of everyone involved to take this project on after the HUGE success of Breaking Bad - knowing so many eyes would be on them - comparing and judging from the very first episode !!! Better Call Saul hit the road running though and has never disappointed me (and it would seem the vast majority of other viewers)

The hopes and expectations of so many people were in their hands and EVERYONE involved with Better Call Saul has done us proud

Bob Odenkirk is doing a fantastic job as the main character - in recent years he has been wonderful in Breaking Bad, Fargo and now BCS - not a bad catalogue of work to put in your resume !!!

Got the DVD ordered already


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