Breaking Bad Season 5 Part 1 Comes to Netflix on 1st November

AMC’s massively sucessful show Breaking Bad is sadly coming to an end and the final season is almost upon us. Part one of Season 5 will be available on Netflix for subscribers from 1st November. For those of you who aren’t acquainted with the legendary Heisenberg and Jesse, the entire first 4 seasons are on Netflix right now, so by the time you’ve watched them all, Season 5 will just have been released.

Starring Emmy-award winners Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad follows Walter White (aka Heisenberg), a high school chemistry teacher turned crystal meth kingpin trying to secure his family’s financial future. The fifth and final season of the critically acclaimed series is sure to have audiences gripped to find out how the anti-heroes end their story.

Amazingly, Breaking Bad isn’t being aired on UK television for reasons that no one knows. Season 2 was aired on 5USA a few years ago in a graveyard time slot, but the other season weren’t picked up so Netflix is the only place that you can stream Breaking Bad legally in the UK and Ireland.

Season 4 ended in an epic stand off between Walter, Jesse and Gus which involved a drug cartel, a bell, a bomb and a nursing home. It’s also a contender for the award for most ridiculous death. We’re on the edge of our seats, waiting to find out what will happen to Walt’s addiction to cooking meth now that Empresario Gus has gone, what happened to the CCTV footage of the meth lab, how wi

The quietly cult TV show isn’t just making a name for itself, it’s stars are all lining up bigger and better things. Aaron Paul, who plays hip-hop drug dealer with a conscience Jesse, has just signed on for Hollywood blockbuster Need for Speed.

All previous seasons of Breaking Bad are available now for Netflix members in the UK and Ireland to enjoy. Anyone can begin a free, one-month trial of Netflix by simply visiting

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A lot of people have been asking me about when the final part of Season 5 (also referred to as Season 6) will be on Netflix UK. Breaking Bad will be aired on US TV on 11th August, so far there’s no news as to when this will be available in the UK.

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