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“Breaking Bad” returns to AMC March 21

(From AMC Website)

NEW TO THE SHOW? Here’s all you need to catch up

Breaking Bad follows protagonist Walter White (Bryan Cranston), a chemistry teacher who lives in New Mexico with his wife (Anna Gunn) and teenage son (RJ Mitte) who has cerebral palsy. White is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given a prognosis of two years to live. With a new sense of fearlessness, and a desire to secure his family’s financial security, White chooses to enter a dangerous world of drugs and crime, where he ascends to power. The series explores how a fatal diagnosis, such as White’s, releases a typcial man from the daily concerns and constraints of normal society and follows his transformation from mild family man to kingpin of the drug trade.

THE MAIN PLAYERS


  • Bryan Cranston as

    Walter White

    Walter White is a high-school chemistry teacher who becomes a meth manufacturer after learning he has cancer.


  • Aaron Paul as

    Jesse Pinkman

    Jesse Pinkman is a former student of Walt’s and his meth-making partner.


  • Anna Gunn as

    Syler White

    Skyler White is Walter White’s wife, a mother of two and the head bookkeeper at the Beneke Fabricators.


  • RJ Mitte as

    Walter White Jr.

    Born with cerebral palsy, Walter White Jr. is Walt and Skyler’s teenage son. He idolizes his dad and his Uncle Hank.


  • Dean Norris as

    Hank Schrader

    Hank is Walter’s loud-mouth brother-in-law. He is also a DEA agent.


  • Betsy Brandt as

    Marie Schrader

    Marie is Skyler’s sister and the wife of DEA agent Hank Schrader.

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March 15, 2010 - Posted by | Breaking Bad, TV Drama | ,

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