Skip to main content
Got a tip?

Better Call Saul

‘Better Call Saul’ Showrunner Peter Gould on Why Jimmy and Kim’s Relationship Was “Tough” To Figure Out

When THR reaches Peter Gould, he is in the throes of putting the final touches on the last episode of Better Call Saul. “It’s emotional,” says the showrunner of saying goodbye to the show he and Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan announced in 2013 as a spinoff to the critically acclaimed AMC drama. As Gould […]

‘Better Call Saul’ Team on Ending With Season 6: “Know When to Leave the Party”

Between the original series, follow-up movie El Camino and Better Call Saul, the Breaking Bad universe encompasses about 127 hours of television. That, according to Vince Gilligan, is just about the limit of how long to spend in that world. “One hundred twenty-seven hours is meaningful to me because that’s how long it took that […]

‘Better Call Saul’: Vince Gilligan on Writing and Directing His Final Episode

'Breaking Bad' creator and 'Better Call Saul' co-creator Vince Gilligan discusses the joys of directing Carol Burnett, the challenges of black-and-white and Gene/Jimmy/Saul's big decision as we head toward the series finale.

Bob Odenkirk Teases More From Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul on ‘Better Call Saul’

Bob Odenkirk wants Better Call Saul fans to prepare for more surprises as the Emmy-winning AMC series winds down its sixth and final season. During an appearance on ABC’s The View that aired Tuesday, the actor was asked about Breaking Bad leads Bryan Cranston (Walter White) and Aaron Paul (Jesse Pinkman) having appeared on Monday’s […]

‘Better Call Saul’ Director Michelle MacLaren on “Icon” Carol Burnett and Visiting Gene From Omaha

Michelle MacLaren, who has directed pivotal episodes of both 'Better Call Saul' and 'Breaking Bad,' discusses returning to New Mexico for one more opportunity to work with Bob Odenkirk and the episode's very special guest star in 'Nippy.'

‘Better Call Saul’ Writer-EP Alison Tatlock Discusses Going Back to the Post-‘Breaking Bad’ Future

[This story contains spoilers for Better Call Saul‘s “Nippy.”] When Better Call Saul’s final season kicked off in April, fans were immediately taken by surprise when the season six premiere did not start with the life and times of Cinnabon manager Gene Takavic. Prior to season six, every season of Saul began with Jimmy McGill/Saul Goodman […]

‘Better Call Saul’ Director Breaks Down Pivotal ‘Fun and Games’ Scenes

Executive producer and director Michael Morris breaks down Jimmy and Kim's emotional showdown, Gus' unexpected restaurant meeting and other key 'Fun and Games' details.

‘Better Call Saul’ Star Rhea Seehorn Reflects on Game-Changing Episode and Her Emmy Nominations

[This story contains major spoilers for Better Call Saul’s “Fun and Games.”] It’s been quite a week for Rhea Seehorn as the actor is still on cloud nine following not one but two Emmy nominations for her performances on AMC’s Better Call Saul and Cooper’s Bar. It’s also been quite a night for Kim Wexler, […]

How ‘Better Call Saul’ Writer-EP Gordon Smith Brought a 13-Year-Old ‘Breaking Bad’ Story to a Close

[This story contains major spoilers for Better Call Saul’s “Point and Shoot.”] In 2009, Breaking Bad opened the book on Lalo Salamanca, and now, 13 years later, Better Call Saul writer-EP Gordon Smith has closed it. After writing several of the most critically acclaimed hours in the series, Smith’s decorated career as a writer-producer on […]

‘Better Call Saul’ Star Bob Odenkirk Reflects on Heart Attack Ahead of Final Season Episode

Last July, Better Call Saul star Bob Odenkirk suffered a heart attack while filming an episode for the sixth and final season of the AMC show. After receiving another Emmy nomination on Tuesday for his starring role, the actor reflected on the near-death experience and said next week’s episode is the one in which the […]

‘Better Call Saul’ Star Tony Dalton Breaks Down Midseason Premiere’s Climactic Ending

[The following story contains major spoilers for Better Call Saul’s “Point and Shoot.”] After 13 years, the story of Lalo is now complete.  During “Better Call Saul,” Saul Goodman’s (Bob Odenkirk) debut episode on Breaking Bad, the criminal lawyer yelled the name “Lalo” in sheer terror, and ever since then, Breaking Bad and Better Call […]

‘Better Call Saul’ Boss Explains That Midseason Premiere Shocker

Series co-creator and showrunner Peter Gould discusses the midseason premiere of the final 'Better Call Saul' season, which features several twisty character decisions and another big shocker involving a cast regular.