Better Call Saul

The 10 best TV shows of 2017 (…so far) from Australia and around the world

July 7, 2017

Many out there reckon we’re in the golden age of television right now, and given the difficulties our team had in creating this list, we don’t disagree. After much debate, here now are the ten TV shows that have aired so far this year on TV and streaming services, that we consider to be the best of the best…... Continue Reading

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Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan to headline ACMI’s Series Mania

July 6, 2017

The Australian debut of the prestigious television festival Series Mania will be coming to ACMI in Melbourne later this month, with special guest Vince Gilligan (Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul) to headline the festival.... Continue Reading

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Giancarlo Esposito talks about Gus Fring’s return in Better Call Saul

April 18, 2017

While he was in Australia last week for a pop-up Los Pollos Hermanos in Sydney, we sat down with the fast food chain’s proprietor Gus Fring – expertly played through Breaking Bad‘s fourth season by Giancarlo Esposito – to talk about the character’s anticipated return in the third season of the Breaking Bad prequel series Better Call Saul. ... Continue Reading

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Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul‘s Gus Fring is coming to Australia to open Los Pollos Hermanos

April 3, 2017

Straight from the set of Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul, and from its pop-up at SXSW, the fictional fast food restaurant Los Pollos Hermanos is opening its doors in Sydney for two days only – and owner Gus Fring (played by Giancarlo Esposito) will be on hand to celebrate.... Continue Reading

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SXSW: Better Call Saul pop-up Los Pollos Hermanos restaurant tops AMC’s biggest ever presence

March 10, 2017

US network AMC have revealed its biggest ever presence at SXSW in Austin, Texas, with a pop-up Los Pollos Hermanos restaurant from Better Call Saul amongst its most prominent activation at the iconic festival. The network also will have presence from their brand new series The Son and returning favourite Preacher – which originally premiered at last year’s SXSW.... Continue Reading

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Breaking down Season 2 of Better Call Saul with Rhea Seehorn and Peter Gould

August 26, 2016

These days especially, it’s rare to find a prequel to anything – be it a film, TV show, movie, comic or game – that lives up to its legacy. However, AMC’s follow-up to the critically acclaimed Breaking Bad might be that rare exception. Better Call Saul is more than just a spin-off to ... Continue Reading

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TV Review: Better Call Saul Season 2, Episodes 8-10 Review (USA, 2016)

April 20, 2016

These final three episodes of Better Call Saul‘s second season feel like they leave the series at a fascinating crossroads. In spite of the bold proclamation that ended the first season, Jimmy McGill’s evolution into Saul Goodman isn’t anywhere near that clear-cut. This season has seen him start to become Saul – one choice at a time – but for now he’s still mostly Jimmy.... Continue Reading

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TV Review: Better Call Saul Season 2, Episodes 5-7 Review (USA, 2016)

March 30, 2016

When we last tuned into Better Call Saul, the show had left us on a cliffhanger with the consequences of Jimmy’s (Bob Odenkirk) initiative at Davis & Main and Nacho’s (Michael Mando) bid to kill Tuco (Raymond Cruz) hanging over our heads.... Continue Reading

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TV Review: Better Call Saul , Season 2, Episodes 2-4 (USA, 2016)

March 9, 2016

Better Call Saul is unique among the cable-drama landscape in that it doesn’t go for the big dramatic stakes. When it comes to Vince Gilligan‘s follow-up/prequel to Breaking Bad, the smaller and more personal the stakes, the better.... Continue Reading

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Spotlight and The Big Short neck-and-neck at the 2016 WGAs

February 15, 2016

Last weekend’s Writer’s Guild Awards saw Spotlight and The Big Short split the biggest honors of the night, while the final season of Mad Men received a farewell gift of Best Drama Series.... Continue Reading

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