The network on Thursday declared the critically acclaimed sequence starring Bob Odenkirk will conclude with its sixth season.
The remaining time will be comprised of 13 episodes and go into creation later this year and air in 2021.
The fifth year of “Much better Simply call Saul” is established to premiere above two nights beginning February 23.
“From day a single of ‘Better Call Saul’ my aspiration was to inform the entire story of our challenging and compromised hero, Jimmy McGill — now AMC and Sony are building that aspiration occur accurate,” said showrunner and government producer Peter Gould in a statement. “We could not be a lot more grateful to the followers and critics who are producing this journey achievable. Next thirty day period we get started operate on the sixth and remaining time — we’re going to do our damnedest to adhere the landing.”
“Much better Connect with Saul” began its daily life on AMC in 2015 as a highly expected spin-off prequel to Emmy-winning “Breaking Bad.” Though it commenced its lifetime in the shadow of its mothership series, it didn’t consider very long for the demonstrate to stand as a good results in its very own ideal.
“Superior Call Saul” obtained a Peabody Award in 2018, and, over four seasons, earned 32 Emmy Award nominations and a few Golden World Award nominations.
“Greenlighting a prequel to one of the most iconic sequence in tv historical past is one particular of the boldest swings that AMC has at any time taken. But, thanks to the artistic genius of Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould, it has also been one particular of the most worthwhile,” explained Sarah Barnett, president of AMC Networks Leisure Team and AMC Studios in a assertion.
Gilligan developed both equally “Breaking Bad” and “Much better Phone Saul.”
The sequence is made by Sony Photos Tv and, in addition to Odenkirk, stars Jonathan Financial institutions, Rhea Seehorn, Patrick Fabian, Michael Mando, Tony Dalton and Giancarlo Esposito.