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Dean Winters (Law & Order: SVU, Oz, 30 Rock) has landed a starring role in CBS’ promising drama Battle Creek.

Winters will play Detective Russ Agnew of the Battle Creek PD, one of the two lead detectives with very different world views who are teamed up to solve crimes. His character is described as a “smart, tough, impatient, and pragmatic guy who gets results but whom no one wants to… Continue reading ‘Oz’ actor to star in ‘Breaking Bad’ creator’s new CBS drama

One of the big questions surrounding Breaking Bad spin-off Better Call Saul has been: Will any characters from the original show be seen conspiring with shady criminal lawyer Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk)? The answer: You can Banks on it.

Jonathan Banks — a.k.a. lethal, world-weary fixer Mike Ehrmantraut on AMC’s acclaimed drug drama — has signed on as a series regular, the network confirmed today. (Deadline first reported… Continue reading ‘Better Call Saul’: Jonathan Banks joins ‘Breaking Bad’ spin-off

Saul Goodman might bill a fair amount of time in the courtroom in the Breaking Bad prequel spin-off, hinted Breaking Bad writer and co-executive producer Peter Gould.

Which seems hugely obvious in retrospect, since the ethically challenged bus-stop legal eagle (Bob Odenkirk) is the star of the show. But it’s also a striking idea: We typically saw Saul in his strip-mall office during Breaking Bad. We didn’t really… Continue reading ‘Breaking Bad’: Saul Goodman spin-off might spend a lot of time in court

Today is World Teachers’ Day. Yes, it’s on a Saturday (Oct. 5), but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate the educators of the world. We can even celebrate those teachers who exist only on television. With that in mind, here are 13 of the most notable television teachers of 2013.

1. Walter White (Bryan Cranston), “Breaking Bad”Yes, he has been retired from teaching for awhile now. But we should never forget… Continue reading World Teachers' Day: 'Breaking Bad' and more shows with the top TV teachers of 2013

Another week of Breaking Bad, another ratings record.

The AMC crime drama, which should no longer be considered simply a “cult” hit, nabbed a series-best 6.6 million viewers with Sunday night’s penultimate episode, “Granite State.” It achieved this feat against strong competition from the Emmy Awards, at which it claimed the Outstanding Drama Series trophy, NFL action, and the series finale of Dexter. Bad also set a new… Continue reading ‘Breaking Bad’ scores best-ever ratings with penultimate episode