Breaking Bad: Overview


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 BREAKING BAD (2008) - PAUL, AARON; CRANSTON, BRIAN. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. Accessed 11 Apr 2018.

Breaking Bad Overview

This critically acclaimed series set in Albuquerque ran from 2008-2013 and starred Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul. Created by Vince Gilligan, the series follows the exploits of Walter White, a modest high school chemistry teacher, who discovers a new purpose in life when he learns he has terminal cancer and turns to a life of crime to provide for his family. The series won 2 Golden Globes (including Best Television series), a handful of Primetime Emmys (outstanding lead actor, directing, cinematography), Screenwriters Guild Awards for outstanding performances (male and female actor, ensemble), and was nominated for awards for 191 times.

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