‘Breaking Bad’ Movie In The Works From Series Creator Vince Gilligan

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Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan is at the helm of the project, which could yet be either for TV or a theater release.

According to the logline, "Greenbrier" tracks the escape of a kidnapped man and his quest for freedom.

The New Mexico Film Office has remained tight-lipped when questioned about the project and is sticking to the "Greenbrier" project name. Given the format, a prequel wouldn't make a lot of sense (particularly when SPT could score another extended win like Better Call Saul with another spin-off) so it could be that we're looking at the possibility of the return of Bryan Cranston's Walter White and Aaron Paul's Jesse Pinkman.

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Filming will be carried out in Alburquerque from mid November through to February next year.

So, on a scale of one to 10, how psyched are you for a Breaking Bad movie?

Gilligan, who also created the Breaking Bad spin-off Better Call Saul, inked a three-year pact with Sony Pictures Television over the summer amid a hyper-competitive environment in the industry for proven showrunners.

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Breaking Bad first premiered on AMC in January 2008 and followed protagonist Walter White (Bryan Cranston), a milquetoast high school chemistry teacher who lives in New Mexico with his wife, teenage son who has cerebral palsy and a new baby girl.

Variety confirmed the creator of the series that saw its final days in 2013 is working on a new movie to tie in with the show. There's not much information on when the film will be set - so whether it will take the story up as a sequel like Netflix hit Better Call Saul, or if it'll be a prequel or simply a Breaking Bad universe spin off.

Sources told THR that Gilligan is penning the script, producing, and potentially directing.

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