Breaking Bad

Breaking Bad

From veteran producers Vince Gilligan and Mark Johnson comes this water-cooler drama about an unremarkable and uncharismatic chemistry teacher, Walter, who discovers new passion in his life after he learns he has terminal cancer. Once a successful chemist, Walter now teaches apathetic high school students and works part-time at a car wash to help support his family - wife Skyler, who earns a modest income buying and selling items on eBay, and son Walter, Jr., a strong-willed 17-year-old suffering from cerebral palsy. Realizing he has nothing but his family left to live for, Walter's new sense of purpose reinvigorates him into a man of action as he turns to an exciting life of crime to provide for the ones he loves.
From veteran producers Vince Gilligan and Mark Johnson comes this water-cooler drama about an unremarkable and uncharismatic chemistry teacher, Walter, who discovers new passion in his life after he learns he has terminal cancer. Once a successful chemist, Walter now teaches apathetic high school students and works part-time at a car wash to help support his family - wife Skyler, who earns a modest income buying and selling items on eBay, and son Walter, Jr., a strong-willed 17-year-old suffering from cerebral palsy. Realizing he has nothing but his family left to live for, Walter's new sense of purpose reinvigorates him into a man of action as he turns to an exciting life of crime to provide for the ones he loves.

Season 1 (7 episodes)

  • 1. Pilot

    Original air date: 01/20/2008 Runtime: 57:58 min.

    Original air date: 01/20/2008 Runtime: 57:58 min. A high school chemistry teacher resorts to selling drugs in order to provide for his family.

  • 2. The Cat's In The Bag

    Original air date: 01/27/2008 Runtime: 48:04 min.

    Original air date: 01/27/2008 Runtime: 48:04 min. Their first aborted drug deal leaves Walt and Jesse to dispose of a pair of corpses, while Skyler suspects that her husband is up to no good.

  • 3. And The Bag's In The River

    Original air date: 02/10/2008 Runtime: 48:03 min.

    Original air date: 02/10/2008 Runtime: 48:03 min. As Walt cleans up the mess that was left following his first drug deal, Skyler's getting too close to the truth about his double life forces him to consider telling her the truth about his illness.

  • 4. Cancer Man

    Original air date: 02/16/2008 Runtime: 48:07 min.

    Original air date: 02/16/2008 Runtime: 48:07 min. Being forced to reveal the truth about his illness leaves Walt facing the prospect of how to pay for an expensive series of cancer treatments.

  • 5. Gray Matter

    Original air date: 02/24/2008 Runtime: 48:02 min.

    Original air date: 02/24/2008 Runtime: 48:02 min. Skyler organizes an intervention to persuade Walt into accepting his former research partner's generous offer to pay for his cancer treatments.

  • 6. Crazy Handful Of Nothin'

    Original air date: 03/02/2008 Runtime: 47:56 min.

    Original air date: 03/02/2008 Runtime: 47:56 min. As the side effects and cost of his treatment quickly mounts, Walt's demand that he find a wholesaler to buy their drugs lands Jesse in trouble with a hardened ex-con.

  • 7. A No-Rough-Stuff-Type Deal

    Original air date: 03/09/2008 Runtime: 47:34 min.

    Original air date: 03/09/2008 Runtime: 47:34 min. In the wake of Jesse's brush with death, Walt agrees to produce even more drugs for the ruthless Tuco, while Skyler suspects that her sister shoplifted an expensive baby shower present.