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Breaking Bad

2009
62 episodes
6 seasons
87user score

When Walter White, a New Mexico chemistry teacher, is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given a prognosis of only two years left to live. He becomes filled with a sense of fearlessness and an unrelenting desire to secure his family's financial future at any cost as he enters the dangerous world of drugs and crime.

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Seasons
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Season 6

ended

There won't be a season 6, the show has ended.

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Season 5

16 episodes
Jul 15, 2012

In season five, Walt is faced with the prospect of moving on in a world without his enemy. As the pressure of a criminal life starts to build, Skyler struggles to keep Walt’s terrible secrets. Facing resistance from sometime adversary and former Fring lieutenant Mike, Walt tries to keep his world from falling apart even as his DEA Agent brother in law, Hank, finds numerous leads that could blaze a path straight to Walt.  All bad things must come to an end.

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Season 4

13 episodes
Jul 17, 2011

This season, Walt and Jesse must cope with the fallout of their previous actions, both personally and professionally. Tension mounts as Walt faces a true standoff with his employer, Gus, with neither side willing or able to back down. Walt must also adjust to a new relationship with Skyler, whom while still reconciling her relationship with Walt, is committed to properly laundering Walt’s money and ensuring her sister Marie and an ailing Hank are financially stable.

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Season 3

13 episodes
Mar 21, 2010

In the third season, Walt continues to battle dueling identities: a desperate husband and father trying to provide for his family, and a newly appointed key player in the Albuquerque drug trade. As the danger around him escalates, Walt is now entrenched in the complex worlds of an angst-ridden family on the verge of dissolution, and the ruthless and unrelenting drug cartel.

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Season 2

13 episodes
Mar 8, 2009

In the second season, Walt must deal with the chain reaction of his choice, as he and Jesse face new and severe consequences. When danger and suspicion around Walt escalate, he is pushed to new levels of desperation. Just how much higher will the stakes rise? How far is Walt willing to go to ensure his family's security? Will his grand plan spiral out of control?

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Season 1

7 episodes
Jan 20, 2008

High school chemistry teacher Walter White's life is suddenly transformed by a dire medical diagnosis. Street-savvy former student Jesse Pinkman "teaches" Walter a new trade.

Casting
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Bryan Cranston
Walter White
Profile picture of Aaron Paul who plays Jesse Pinkman
Aaron Paul
Jesse Pinkman
Profile picture of Anna Gunn who plays Skyler White
Anna Gunn
Skyler White
Profile picture of Dean Norris who plays Hank Schrader
Dean Norris
Hank Schrader
Profile picture of Jonathan Banks who plays Mike Ehrmantraut
Jonathan Banks
Mike Ehrmantraut
Profile picture of Bob Odenkirk who plays Saul Goodman
Bob Odenkirk
Saul Goodman
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Betsy Brandt
Marie Schrader
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RJ Mitte
Walter White Jr.
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Content rating
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