"After it launched to critical acclaim on AMC, producers Sony TV sold the drama's streaming rights to Netflix, which helped first-run episodes on the basic cable network broaden its audience and soar to new highs", they explain.
It's worth noting that this isn't the first time a Breaking Bad movie has been a glimmering prospect on our horizons. "I think Netflix kept us on the air", he said at the time, adding that he thought the show might have only had two seasons were it not for Netflix. That show has already been renewed for a fifth season.
Gilligan is writing the script and sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that he will also direct. Back in 2013, creator Vince Gilligan thanked the streamer for keeping "us on the air" during an acceptance speech at the Emmys.
Super Mario Maker 2 announced for Switch
We're just getting started on today's Nintendo Direct, and like always, Nintendo is pulling no punches from the beginning. As stated above, Super Mario Maker 2 is set to release June 2019 for the Nintendo Switch.
Not much is known about the Breaking Bad movie, but it's rumoured to be a sequel that stars the character Jesse Pinkman, who was played by Aaron Paul on Breaking Bad.
Vince Gilligan will write and executive produce the project with collaborators Mark Johnson and Melissa Bernstein. The logline, reported by the Albuquerque Journal last fall, follows the escape of a kidnapped man and his quest for freedom.
The original series ran for five seasons and quickly became a TV phenomenon, spawning the successful prequel series, Better Call Saul, both of which have aired on AMC with an SVOD window on Netflix. No other details were provided on the movie's plot, however, other sources said that the sequel might be filming in Duke City, New Mexico, even though the New Mexico Film Office didn't provide comment on the matter.
Cranston: "Breaking Bad was the greatest professional period of my life".