Better Call Saul (season 1)

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The first season of the American television drama series Better Call Saul premiered on February 8, 2015, and concluded on April 6, 2015.wikipedia
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Better Call Saul (season 4)

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The season takes place in 2002, excluding the opening scene in the pilot where Saul, (under his "Gene" alias), works at a Cinnabon, and features Bob Odenkirk reprising his role from Breaking Bad as James Morgan "Jimmy" McGill, who later becomes known as Saul Goodman from the fourth season onwards.
The first and second seasons mainly took place in 2002, with season three advancing the storyline to 2003.

Better Call Saul

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The first season of the American television drama series Better Call Saul premiered on February 8, 2015, and concluded on April 6, 2015.

Gordon Smith (screenwriter)

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Also on the writing staff are Bradley Paul, and Gordon Smith, who was a writer's assistant on Breaking Bad.
His first television script, for the episode "Five-O" (from season 1) earned him a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series.

Peter Gould (writer)

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A spin-off of Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul was created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould both of whom also worked on Breaking Bad.

Chuck McGill

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Jimmy is a struggling lawyer looking after his brother Chuck, who allegedly suffers from electromagnetic hypersensitivity.
The first season episode "Pimento" received critical acclaim, with many critics praising the performances from Bob Odenkirk and Michael McKean.

Thomas Schnauz

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Former Breaking Bad writers Thomas Schnauz and Gennifer Hutchison joined the writing staff, with Schnauz serving as co-executive producer and Hutchison as supervising producer.

Gennifer Hutchison

Former Breaking Bad writers Thomas Schnauz and Gennifer Hutchison joined the writing staff, with Schnauz serving as co-executive producer and Hutchison as supervising producer.

List of Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul characters

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In October 2014, Kerry Condon was cast as Stacey Ehrmantraut, Mike's widowed daughter-in-law.

Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series

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It received six nominations for the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Drama Series.

Television in the United States

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The first season of the American television drama series Better Call Saul premiered on February 8, 2015, and concluded on April 6, 2015.

AMC (TV channel)

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The ten-episode season was broadcast on Monday nights in the United States on AMC, excluding the pilot episode which aired on a Sunday.

Spin-off (media)

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A spin-off of Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul was created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould both of whom also worked on Breaking Bad.

Breaking Bad

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A spin-off of Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul was created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould both of whom also worked on Breaking Bad.

Vince Gilligan

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A spin-off of Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul was created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould both of whom also worked on Breaking Bad.

Bob Odenkirk

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The season takes place in 2002, excluding the opening scene in the pilot where Saul, (under his "Gene" alias), works at a Cinnabon, and features Bob Odenkirk reprising his role from Breaking Bad as James Morgan "Jimmy" McGill, who later becomes known as Saul Goodman from the fourth season onwards.

Saul Goodman

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The season takes place in 2002, excluding the opening scene in the pilot where Saul, (under his "Gene" alias), works at a Cinnabon, and features Bob Odenkirk reprising his role from Breaking Bad as James Morgan "Jimmy" McGill, who later becomes known as Saul Goodman from the fourth season onwards.

Electromagnetic hypersensitivity

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Jimmy is a struggling lawyer looking after his brother Chuck, who allegedly suffers from electromagnetic hypersensitivity.

Jonathan Banks

Jonathan Banks also reprises his role as Mike Ehrmantraut, a former Philadelphia police officer who works independently as a parking lot attendant, and later on a private investigator and "cleaner".

Mike Ehrmantraut

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Jonathan Banks also reprises his role as Mike Ehrmantraut, a former Philadelphia police officer who works independently as a parking lot attendant, and later on a private investigator and "cleaner".

Philadelphia Police Department

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Jonathan Banks also reprises his role as Mike Ehrmantraut, a former Philadelphia police officer who works independently as a parking lot attendant, and later on a private investigator and "cleaner".

Private investigator

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Jonathan Banks also reprises his role as Mike Ehrmantraut, a former Philadelphia police officer who works independently as a parking lot attendant, and later on a private investigator and "cleaner".

Fixer (person)

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Jonathan Banks also reprises his role as Mike Ehrmantraut, a former Philadelphia police officer who works independently as a parking lot attendant, and later on a private investigator and "cleaner".

Green-light

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By July 2013, the series had yet to be greenlit.

Netflix

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Netflix was one of many interested distributors, but ultimately a deal was made between AMC and Breaking Bad production company Sony Pictures Television.