Breaking Bad is an American crime drama television series first aired on January 2008. The series is created and produced by Vince Gilligan. It ran for 5 seasons or 62 episodes, from 2008 to 2013, and received positive responses from the viewers through all seasons.
Breaking Bad tells the story of Walter White ( Bryan Cranston), a high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with stage III lung cancer. In his determination to ensure financial stability for his family before his death, he turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine with the help of his former student, Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul). The series pursue how a fatal diagnosis impacts the life of a regular, hardworking man and how ones knowledge of his poor prognosis affects his morality and views in life.