The first half of Better Call Saul: Season 5 is out. With only five episodes remaining now, here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming episode.
Better Call Saul
Better Call Saul is a spin-off series of the popular crime drama series, Breaking Bad. The show supposedly takes place before the events of the latter.
Saul Goodman, who plays the devil’s advocate in Breaking Bad, is still Jimmy McGill in the series. Jimmy is a con-artist who is tired of his crooked lifestyle. Determined to walk the right path, McGill attempts to re-invent his life.
McGill choice of career is the legal firm. He graduates from law school in secret and acquires admission to the bar. However, from the moment he gets in the business, Chuck, his elder brother, keeps making life tough for him.
Nothing seems to be working right for Jimmy as he struggles to make a place for himself. And maybe that’s the reason behind his ultimate change of heart.
Peter Gould and Vince Gilligan have created the show. The show is set six years before Breaking Bad in New Mexico.
The central cast of the show include:
- Bob Odenkirk as Saul Goodman or Jimmy McGill
- Rhea Seehorn as Kim Wexler
- Michael McKean as Chuck McGill
- Johnathan Banks as Mike Ehrmantraut
- Tony Dalton as Lalo Salamanca
- Giancarlo Esposito as Gus Fring
- Michael Mando as Nacho Varga
- Patrick Fabian as Howard Hamlin
The first season of the show aired in 2015. A total number of four seasons have released so far, with the fifth one ongoing.
Better Call Saul: Season 5
The fifth season of Better Call Saul premiered on February 23rd, 2020. The season consists of ten episodes, out of which five have released and the other five are remaining.
Read in detail about the fifth season here.
Read a detailed review of episode 4 here.
Wexler Vs. Goodman
Wexler Vs. Goodman happens to be the title of the upcoming sixth episode of Season 5. In it, we will see the two lovers quarreling.
Wexler is getting tired of the whole blackmailing fiasco created by Jimmy. She asks him to not prolong it further and just reach a settlement. Jimmy gives in reluctantly. But it all doesn’t go down like that.
Kim is frustrated at everything. Relationship with Jimmy keeps getting more difficult every day. She ultimate gives an ultimatum: he should either marry her or break up. How will Jimmy respond it? Find out in the next episode.