Cast and Characters of Breaking Bad

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If you're not watching 'Breaking Bad,' then you're missing out on one of the most exciting shows on television. Whether you're a long time fan or just hearing about the show for the first time, you should check out the amazing cast and characters of this intriguing AMC drama!

Walter White is the central figure of 'Breaking Bad,' and the story follows his descent into the dangerous world of drug dealing. After learning that he has lung cancer, Walter decides to use his chemistry knowledge to manufacture crystal meth in order to support his family. Bryan Cranston brilliantly portrays Walter White, and he has earned three consecutive Primetime Emmy awards for his performance. You might remember him as the dad from 'Malcolm in the Middle,' but he has also appeared in these films:

  • 'Rock of Ages'
  • 'Total Recall' (2012)
  • 'The Lincoln Lawyer'
  • 'Little Miss Sunshine'
  • 'Saving Private Ryan'