Break out the blue meth: breaking Bad Creator Vince Gilligan is working on a two-hour extension of the Emmy winning drama, according to The Hollywood Reporter,
Details are frustratingly scarce at this point: we do not know if breaking Bad The film will air theatrically or on AMC, as the series did from 2008 to 2013. We do not know if it's a continuation of the original series, a prequel or a spinoff. And we do not know if stars Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn, Dean Norris and others will come back to repeat their roles.
We know that Gilligan will be writing the script and producing the movie, and possibly directing as well. The movie "is set in the existing one breaking Bad Franchise, "sources said. The plot involves "the escape of a kidnapped man and his pursuit of freedom" (does that sound like anyone like Jesse Pinkman?) And production scheduled to begin next month in (where else?) New Mexico.
breaking Bad Cranston played as chemistry teacher Walter White, who turned to meth after the cancer diagnosis. It was a critical favorite and a cult hit. He won a pair of Emmys for the Outstanding Drama Series and 14 more Emmy victories. The cast of breaking Bad reunited at the Comic-Con of San Diego this summer to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the show.
The breaking Bad Of course, Universe already lives in the prequel series of AMC Better call Saul, which has just finished its fourth season last month and is already renewed for a fifth, which will air next year. Gilligan also serves as co-creator and executive producer in this series.