It’s All Good Man

Bob Odenkirk and Michael McKean return for Better Call Saul’s third season 

Bob Odenkirk’s Jimmy McGill lectures his older sibling Chuck, played by Michael McKean (Photo by Ursula Coyote/Sony Pictures Television)

When the world was introduced to Bob Odenkirk’s Saul Goodman in season two of Breaking Bad, viewers crossed paths with the epitome of a self-aggrandizing ambulance chaser with dollar signs in his eyes and not a whiff of ethics to him. Yet, as distasteful as Goodman may have been, the fact that he was the series’ least hypocritical character who also happened to be really good at his job made for a combination that earned his portrayer, Odenkirk, a shot as the lead in a spinoff series that became Better Call Saul. It was a notion that was humorously brought up shortly after the first run-through of this character’s Breaking Bad debut according to the actor-comedian.

Read the full interview with Bob Odenkirk and Michael McKean at Boulevard:

It’s All Good Man

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Dave Gil de Rubio
In addition to being editor of Massapequa Observer and Hicksville News, Dave Gil de Rubio is a regular contributor to Long Island Weekly, specializing in music and sports features. He has won several awards for writing from Press Club of Long Island (PCLI).

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