Better Call Saul Wins Big at Hollywood Critics Association TV Awards


The Breaking Bad spinoff collection Better Call Saul had an important evening at the Hollywood Critics Association Awards on Saturday. Created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould, Better Call Saul was among the many greatest winners of the evening by choosing up 4 large wins. This comes simply days forward of the final episode of the present with Better Call Saul‘s collection finale airing on Monday.

The large wins for Better Call Saul embody tying with HBO’s Succession for the class of Best Cable Network Series, Drama. The two exhibits bested SyFy’s Chucky, HBO’s Euphoria, HBO’s The Gilded Age, TNT’s Snowpiercer, HBO’s Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty, and Showtime’s Yellowjackets.

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“It’s been a great joy, and I thank Peter Gould and Vince Gilligan for taking such a big chance on me,” Odenkirk mentioned in his Best Actor acceptance speech.

Three forged members would go on to select up an extra handful of wins. For his position as Jimmy “Saul Goodman” McGill, Bob Odenkirk gained Best Actor in a Drama Series. Also up for the award have been Brian Cox, Succession; Jeremy Strong, Succession; Kevin Costner, Yellowstone; Harold Perrineau, From; Milo Ventimiglia, This Is Us; Daveed Diggs, Snowpiercer; and Sterling Ok. Brown, This Is Us.

Rhea Seehorn earned the win for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series. It’s well-earned given her acclaimed efficiency as Kim Wexler, particularly within the present’s ultimate season. The different nominees have been Sandra Mae Flank, New Amsterdam; Sarah Snook, Succession; Susan Kelechi Watson, This Is Us; Chrissy Metz, This Is Us; Christina Ricci, Yellowjackets; Smith-Cameron, Succession; and Sydney Sweeney, Euphoria.

Meanwhile, three fan favorites have been all competing for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. Gus Fring clinched the win for his position as prison kingpin Gus Fring, although Jonathan Banks (Mike Ehrmantraut) and Michael Mando (Nacho Varga) have been additionally nominated. The different nominees included Jon Huertas, This Is Us; Justin Hartley, This Is Us; Kieran Culkin, Succession; and Matthew Macfadyen, Succession.

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All good issues should come to an finish, and that’s the case for Better Call Saul. Fans will see how Saul Goodman’s story involves its conclusion, and it should be bittersweet for viewers to say goodbye to those characters. After all, Odenkirk has been enjoying Saul Goodman for the reason that prison lawyer debuted in Breaking Bad again in 2009. This will even be the primary time since Breaking Bad started in 2008 that followers of the franchise won’t have new content material to sit up for.

“I don’t have any plans right now to do anything more in this universe,” Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan lately mentioned. “I know I probably gave the same answer at the end of Breaking Bad. I gotta prove to myself that I got something else in me. I’m not a one trick pony, that’s what I’m hoping.”

The ultimate episode of Better Call Saul arrives on AMC and AMC+ on Aug. 15.

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